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James A. Amadruto, Jr.

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“"Mr. Am" was always looking out for my Mom and Dad. The Amadruto's were the ultimate neighbors!! God Bless "Mrs. Am" and your family.The Lyster's. ”
1 of 57 | Posted by: The Lyster's - Wanamassa, NJ

2 of 57 | Posted by: A friend

“love him ”
3 of 57 | Posted by: cliofford wheeler - brick, NJ

4 of 57 | Posted by: A friend

“I have just heard of Jimmy's passing and deeply saddened.Having known Jimmy since I we a kid on 1st ave.in Asbury Park til th.e time I joined the A.P...Read More »
5 of 57 | Posted by: John,Lou,and Robert Gubitosa

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Asbury Park Firehouse
7 of 57 | Posted by: A friend

“Philomena, Mrs. Am, and Family,I am so sorry to read of Mr. Am's passing in, The Coaster. I remember my dad telling me about the two of them...Read More »
8 of 57 | Posted by: A friend

“I just heard the news about Jimmy Am's passing from my mom. My sympathy to the family. He and my dad would go to 7am mass every Sunday at Mt. Carmel....Read More »
9 of 57 | Posted by: Joe Apicelli - Avon, NJ

“Aunt Rosie and family,I was so sad to hear of Uncle Jim's passing. I have always said that Uncle Jim and Uncle Bert were the nicest men I had ever...Read More »
10 of 57 | Posted by: Lori Stein - North Tonawanda, NY

“Dear Rose and family- It is hard to put into words all the love we had for Jim and all of you- you were such an important part of our lives~for so...Read More »
11 of 57 | Posted by: kathy bruno celli - netune, NJ

“Jimmy was one of the best persons I was privileged to know. Jimmy and Rosie always welcomed me into their home and made me family. I will always...Read More »
12 of 57 | Posted by: A friend

“The best brother- in-law anyone could ask for.Always willing to help out. God Bless You. Carmella's husband ”
13 of 57 | Posted by: Bill Bruno - Wall, NJ

“We are so incredibly sad to hear about your passing. You always made us feel welcome and loved and will miss you.We are sorry we didn't make it to...Read More »
14 of 57 | Posted by: Laura Belmont - Yorktown Heights, NY

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Dad & Nick
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Dad & Julia
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“Dear Dad, you were a great Father in law that I was fortunate enough to know for 25 years. Rest in peace. ”
21 of 57 | Posted by: Stuart Somerville - Neptune, NJ

“Dear Aunt Rose and family, We are deeply saddened to hear of Uncle Jimmy's passing. We are happy for the recent times we got to spend together. We...Read More »
22 of 57 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Aunt Rose and Family, I am so saddened of the news on Uncle Jimmy's passing . Please know that you are all in our hearts and prayers. We know...Read More »
23 of 57 | Posted by: Nancy Iacono - Lebanon, TN

“My Dear Rose and family Tanya and I were so sorry to hear of Jimmy's passing.. sweetest man ever .. you are in our thoughts and prayers,Tracy...Read More »
24 of 57 | Posted by: Tracy Kaiserian - Wall, NJ

“It was the best of times and the worst of times growing up in Asbury Park and having to leave our beloved city. I loved growing up living next to the...Read More »
25 of 57 | Posted by: Tommy Kelty

“Family of Jimmy Am,I was so saddened to read on Facebook that Jimmy Am passed away. He and Rose are old friends and a memorable part of memories of...Read More »
26 of 57 | Posted by: Madeline Napolitani - Fort Myers, FL

“Dad,Thank you for never turning your back on me, sticking by me no matter what, until I became a man, and then doing the same for my son. You are my...Read More »
27 of 57 | Posted by: Tommy & Ellen Amadruto - FL

“Dear Rose and Family,I will miss Jimmy very much. Growing up with him was priceless. Love you. ”
28 of 57 | Posted by: Austin Carkhuff - Interlaken, NJ

“To Rose and family,Jimmy, we will miss seeing your smiling face on the front porch. You have a special place in our hearts. You were the best...Read More »
29 of 57 | Posted by: Ursula and Chris Carkhuff - NJ

“Jimmy,We will miss seeing your smiling face on the front porch. You have a special place in our hearts. You were the best neighbor and were always...Read More »
30 of 57 | Posted by: Ursula and Chris Carkhuff - NJ

“Rose and Family,So sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Jimmy Am was a special guy.Clarice DeAngelis ”
31 of 57 | Posted by: Clarice DeAngelis - FL

“Philomena,My sincere sympathy to you and you family for the loss of your Dad. Love,Lorraine Gerling ”
32 of 57 | Posted by: Lorraine Gerling - Manchester, NJ

“The best uncle a kid could ever have. Always there for Katie and the kids after your dear brother Tommy died. Sleep with the angels -- you earned...Read More »
33 of 57 | Posted by: Frank and Dianne Amadruto - NJ

“Dear Rose and family,So sorry to hear of your loss.Everyone should have grown up with a neighbor like Jimmy. I hold many special memories in my...Read More »
34 of 57 | Posted by: Linda Brown - Tinton Falls, NJ

“Rose & family, So sorry for your loss. You, Jimmy, The Gesckhe's & my parents Joe & Dot Smith had so many memories. Dad & he shared time in the...Read More »
35 of 57 | Posted by: Sue Novobilski - Toms River, NJ

“Dear Rose and FamilyI AM SO SORRY TO HEAR OF YOUR LOSS.JIMMY WAS A TRUE FRIEND AND GREAT. NIEGHBOR. HE AND MY Dad. Had many great memories on and...Read More »
36 of 57 | Posted by: Quido Napolitani. JR - NJ

“So sorry to hear of Jimmy's passing; he was my neighbor and dinner partner during our stay at Meridian Rehab Center.........he made the days brighter...Read More »
37 of 57 | Posted by: Barbara Bascom - Neptune, NJ

“Rose and family I am so sorry for your loss although you and Jimmy were not my aunt and uncle I always considered you as my aunt and uncle my father...Read More »
38 of 57 | Posted by: Susan Mazza - Toms River, NJ

“So sorry for you loss, Philomena. May happy memories comfort you and your family. ”
39 of 57 | Posted by: Patricia (Patti) Purrazzella Proniewski (From OLMC)

“Dear Uncle Jimmy,Our world is a little sadder today without you in it. May you be at peace and get the rest you deserve.You always had our backs and...Read More »
40 of 57 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Uncle Jimmy,Our world is a little sadder today without you in it. You are now getting the peace and rest you deserve. You always had our backs...Read More »
41 of 57 | Posted by: A friend

“I love you jimmy am ! You and Rosie always made me feel at home. I will never forget you and hope you are sitting somewhere sunny on a porch ❤ ”
42 of 57 | Posted by: Nicolina Falco - Tinton Falls, NJ

“We love you Uncle J.Jimmy A and Aunt Lil. ”
43 of 57 | Posted by: James Amadruto - Neptune, NJ

BROTHERS, Uncle J and BERT “Rest In Peace Uncle J, thank you for always being there for my Dad, my Mom and myself. You will be greatly missed. ”
44 of 57 | Posted by: James Amadruto - Neptune, NJ

“Dear Rose and Family, God called one of His best home.Jimmy Am made me welcome in his home many times. He was loving and loved. I'm keeping you all...Read More »
45 of 57 | Posted by: Jeanne Cannon - NYC, NY

“Joanne,Thinking of you and your family,,,sending you all love and prayers....Patty & John Witkowski. ”
46 of 57 | Posted by: Patty Witkowski - Howell, NJ

“It's hard to believe that you're really gone. I'm glad you got spend time with your grandkids, I know you loved them very much. They will remember...Read More »
47 of 57 | Posted by: Mike Amadruto - Middletown, NJ

“Dear Phil, JoAnn and family: I'm so sorry for your loss. Reading the entries tells me what a great person your dad was. He was obviously loved by...Read More »
48 of 57 | Posted by: Mariellen Doig - Brick, NJ

“Aunt Rosie, Phil, Jo, Tommy, Michael & Tom,So sorry for your loss. I have so many great memories of my Uncle/Godfather Jimmy Am. He is at Peace now...Read More »
49 of 57 | Posted by: Josephine Caliendo - Neptune City, NJ

“We will miss you always,Jimmy...you were the best neighbor and kindest man...whether it was watering random people's flowers at their loved ones...Read More »
50 of 57 | Posted by: Richard & Margaret Buckley - NJ

“Mr.Am was like a father to me. Whether you were a stranger or family, he made you feel welcome. His kindness will be missed by many. ”
51 of 57 | Posted by: A friend

“Jimmy Am was always helping people. He was especially helpful to my father during his illness and to my mother. He was a loving man and had great...Read More »
52 of 57 | Posted by: A friend

“The best man I ever met. You loved my sons like they were your own. I will miss you. Marsha Falco ”
53 of 57 | Posted by: A friend

“Sorry for the loss of your loved one.May the God of all comfort, comfort the family at this saddest time. ”
54 of 57 | Posted by: A friend

“The best neighbor and one of the best men I've ever known. I'm gonna miss you Jimmy Am! ”
55 of 57 | Posted by: Rudy Falco - Eatontown, NJ

“Dad, You were the best! I hope you are enjoying your life again in Heaven. You deserve it. I will manage without you somehow. You'll always be...Read More »
56 of 57 | Posted by: Philomena Marolda - Neptune, NJ

“You were the best father a daughter could have. I love you & I miss you already.Love, JoAnn ”
57 of 57 | Posted by: JoAnn Somerville - Neptune, NJ

James was born on July 13, 1928 and passed away on Sunday, March 12, 2017.

James was a resident of Interlaken, New Jersey at the time of passing.

He joined the US Navy in 1945.

James was married to Rose.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday March 16 at 11 am. in Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church Asbury Ave. Asbury Park NJ. Entombment will follow in Monmouth Memorial Park Tinton Falls.

In lieu of flowers please contribute to the AP Fire Dept. local 384 Charity Fund 800 Main St. Asbury Park NJ 07712.