Obituary of John R. Southard, Sr.
John R. Southard, Sr. 69 of Pitman, NJ, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 6, 2018.
John was a loving and care man that always put family first. He enjoyed every minute with his family especially time with his precious grand children. John was a huge philadelphia sports fan. He enjoyed watching the Phillies, Flyers and the Eagles. He worked for Septa as a Maintenance Manager for 34 years. John proudly served in the United States Air Force.
He is the beloved husband of 47 years to Judith Southard (nee Buck). Devoted father of John R. Southard, Jr. (Rosa), Jessica Micolucci (Domenic), and Jeffrey Southard (Jackie). Cherished Grandfather of Olivia, John, Lilly, Gianna, Gabriella, Paige, Anthony, and Christian. Son of the late Philomena and Avis Southard. Dear brother of James Southard (Honey), Mary Pasternack (Robert), Paul Southard (Julia), Gregory Southard, Christopher Southard (Teresa), Patricia Klenotiz (William), Jacqueline Doolen, and Richard Buck. He will be missed by many friends and family.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his viewing on Sunday June 10th from 5:00PM to 7:00PM and Monday June 11th from 9:00AM to 11:00AM in the McGuinness Funeral Home, 573 Egg Harbor Road, Sewell, NJ. Funeral Service at 11:00AM. Interment Gloucester County Veterans Cemetery, Williamstown NJ. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Gloucester County Veterans Advisory Council. PO Box 337, Woodbury, NJ 08096 (Memo: Cemetery Fund.
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