John F. Tucker Jr., 73, passed away on August 19, 2021, at Princeton Medical Center in Plainsboro.
John was born in Newark and remained in New Jersey for most of his life settling in Monroe Twp. at Rossmore.
John worked in the food service industry eventually becoming a director of food services until his retirement in 2016.
John enjoyed poker, making wood burning decorative crafts, gardening, and cheering on the Yankees. John loved his pets but most of all was a family man who dedicated himself to his family.
John is pre-deceased by his parents, John Sr., and Irene Rose Tucker.
He is survived by his son, Patrick R. Tucker & his fiancée’ Nicole Kravitz of Greenbrook NJ. John is also survived by his sister, Judith Ann Tucker of Monroe Twp., NJ.
A graveside blessing will be held on August 28,2021 at 1:00pm at Holy Cross Burial Park located at 840 Cranbury- South River Road, in So. Brunswick, NJ.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Jude's Childrens Hospital, or to Wounded Warrior or Eversight a sharing network for organ donation.
Internment was under the direction of the M. David DeMarco Funeral Home Inc., 205 Rhode Hall Road, Monroe Twp. N.J., (732) 521-0555.