John V. Mazzola
(1929 – 2015)
John V. Mazzola
AGE: 86 • Bayville
John (Jack) Valentine Mazzola, 86, of Bayville died peacefully on March 8, 2015.
Born in Ridgefield and raised in Fort Lee, he moved to Bayville in 2001. John was an honor student at Fort Lee High School and president of the senior class of 1947. He received his BA Degree from Manhattan College in the Bronx. He was an Operations Manager with Allyn & Bacon then later with Barnes & Nobles, both of Rockleigh. He proudly served his country in the US Army during the Korean War. H
e was a former communicant of St. Joseph Church in New Milford/Oradell and a current communicant of St. Barnabas Church in Bayville. He also served both churches as a Eucharistic Minister and was an avid volunteer and supporter of Vincent de Paul Society. He also was a member of the Knights of Columbus, Trinity Council #747 of Hackensack.
John was a devoted husband and family man who will be dearly missed.
Surviving are his wife of 59 years, Theresa; 2 children, his son, John Paul Mazzola and his wife Kari, and daughter, Janine Mazzola; 2 grandchildren, Meaghan and Quintin; 2 sisters, Josephine Pelegri and Stefani Ramberg, and many nieces and nephews.
Viewing will be Friday, Mar. 13th, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9pm at Mastapeter Funeral Home, 270 Atlantic City Blvd., Bayville, 08721. Funeral Saturday, 8:30am at the funeral home before celebrating a 9:30am Funeral Mass at St Barnabas Church, 33 Woodland Rd., Bayville, NJ 08721. Burial will be Monday, Mar. 16th. Arrive at the funeral home by 9:30am before leaving to New Jersey Veterans Cemetery in Wrightstown. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the family for their grandchildren’s College Fund.
Mastapeter Funeral Homes, Inc.
270 Atlantic City Boulevard (Route #9) Bayville, NJ 08721
Published in Asbury Park Press on Mar. 12, 2015
Mazzola, John ‘Jack’ Valentine [MC???? RIP]
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I believe that John is a member of that great Class of 1953. A good bright guy!
May He Rest In Peace.
McEneney, Mike (MC1953)
[JR: Thanks, Mike. Much appreciated.]
Mazzola, John ‘Jack’ Valentine [MC1953 RIP]
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Colon, Philip J. (MC1962) added this request to his prayer circle.
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