Anthony DeVaughn, Sr.

Obituary of Anthony L. DeVaughn, Sr.

Anthony L. DeVaughn, of Woodbury, New Jersey, passed away on Tuesday, April 23, 2024. He was 69.



Ant, as he was known to his family and friends was born in Newark, NJ to the late Oscar and Almateen DeVaughn. He graduated from Bloomfield Tech in 1973. Ant worked as an Optician for US Vision until his retirement in 2018.

Away from work, Ant was a loyal NY Jets Fan, enjoyed watching Star Trek and enjoyed working on Classic Cars; taking long rides in the country and riding his bike. He will be fondly remembered as a fun loving man with a friendly personality



He is the beloved husband of Kim; devoted father of Jason DeVaughn (Natosha Hardy) and Anthony DeVaughn, Jr.(Leticia); dear brother of Veta Griffin (the late Lee), Christine Saunders (Jimmy), Allison DeVaughn, Lorris DeVaughn, Avery DeVaughn (Sharon), Alonso DeVaughn loving grandfather of Alexa, Anthony, Jason, Jordan and Naimah. Ant is pre deceased by his parents Oscar and Almateen and his brother Edward DeVaughn.


Farewell Tribute

Relatives and friends are invited to attend his viewing on Wednesday at 10:00AM in the McGuinness Funeral Home, 34 Hunter Street, - Woodbury, NJ where Words of Remembrance will be shared at 11:00 AM. Interment will follow in Woodbury Memorial Park, West Deptford, NJ.

In the event family and friends are unable to attend Ant's Funeral; you are invited to view the streaming of his service by clicking on the link below:

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10:00 am - 11:00 am
Wednesday, May 1, 2024
McGuinness Funeral Home - Woodbury
34 Hunter Street
Woodbury, New Jersey, United States
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