Celebrity Obituaries

Review this week's trending celebrity news stories

John J. Waters

Share This Obituary

Make a Memorial Donation

Tributes.com partners with over 100 national charities. It's easy and secure.


Memories & Candles

“May the God of all comfort sustain your family during the days ahead Psalms 119:76 ”
1 of 4 | Posted by: A friend

“The Manhattan College alumni community shares the grief, and is now praying for our fellow alumni and the family at this time. The Alumni Office has...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Ferdinand reinke - Kendall Park, NJ

“I became a friend of John Waters during the past two years at the Valley Manor Apartments. We had many discussions on history. I have lost a friend. ”
3 of 4 | Posted by: Sibert Douglas, MD, FACP - NY

“Mr Waters was a dear close friend of my father's as well as mine! he will be sadly missed by all @ St Paul's church! ”
4 of 4 | Posted by: Ingrid & Robert Krogstad - NY

Sympathy Flowers
Click Here to Send Flowers

John was born on April 22, 1935 and passed away on Friday, September 14, 2018.

John was a resident of New York at the time of passing.

He earned a B.A. from Manhattan College, an M.A. from the University of Notre Dame, and a Ph.D. from Columbia University.

A Funeral Service will be held Saturday, Sept. 22, 11 AM at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 25 Westminster Road.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to the John J. Waters Endowed Book Fund at the University of Rochester, c/o Gift and Donor Records, 300 East River Road, Box 270032, Rochester, NY 14627 or to Our Lady of Mercy School for Young Women ( http://www.mercyhs.com/support-mercy/ways-to-give SEP 21. 04:00 PM - 07:00 PM Anthony Funeral Chapel, Brighton 2305 Monroe Ave. Rochester, NY, US, 14618 SEP 22. 11:00 AM St. Paul's Episcopal Church 25 Westminster Road Rochester, NY, US, 14607 Funeral Ceremony begins.