- September 19, 1923 - March 23, 2015
- Hamilton, New Jersey
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Saul Colonial Home
Stanley J. (Red) Wojtukiewicz, 91, of Hamilton, New Jersey, passed away peacefully at home with his loving family by his side on Monday, March 23, 2015. Born in Trenton, he was a lifelong area resident. Red was honorably discharged from the United States Marines, having served during WWII. He worked for Acme-Hamilton Manufacturing Corporation, Trenton, L.A. Young Spring Wire Corporation and Victor-Balata Belting Company, Easton, Pennsylvania and retired after many years of service. He was a communicant of Our Lady of Sorrows Roman Catholic Church, Hamilton. He was a very active Life Member and Bartender of the VFW Post # 3022, Lawrenceville. Stanley was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He thought the world of his grandchildren and was dedicated to his family and friends, always being the life of the party. Red was always happy and positive and made people laugh. He was a true friend who loved to play the horses and lottery, going to the library, taking his walks and enjoyed his trips to Atlantic City. Red was also an avid gardener, reader, and loved to feed the birds and animals, especially his dog, Charlie. Predeceased by his parents, Stanislaw and Kostanua (Buczynska) Wojtukiewicz, and two brothers John and Thomas; he is survived by his beloved wife of 62 years, Sara E. Wojtukiewicz; his daughters, Barbara Barron and her husband, Edward, Sara Elizabeth and Jean DiGiovacchino; his son, Tony Silvestri; his grandchildren, Anthony, Jason and his wife, Cheryl, Christine, Matthew, and Nicholas; his great-grandchildren, Mikala, Anthony, Jr., Kira, Dominick, Ottavio, and David. Also surviving are his sister, Jean Waropay; sister-in-law, Jean White; brother-in-law, William Hixson and his wife, Peggy; previous daughter-in-law, MaryAnn Ritardi; previous son-in-law, Paul G. DiGiovacchino; and many nieces, nephews and neighbors. Funeral services will begin on Monday, March 30, at 10:15 at the Saul Colonial Home, 3795 Nottingham Way, Hamilton Square, New Jersey. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Our Lady of Sorrows-St. Anthony Parish, Our Lady of Sorrows Roman Catholic Church, 3816 East State Street, Extension. Hamilton, at 11 AM. Interment will follow at Washington's Crossing National Cemetery, Newtown, Pennsylvania. Family and friends may call on Monday, March 30, from 8:30 AM to 10:15 AM at the Saul Colonial Home. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Mr. Stanley J. (Red) Wojtukiewicz memory to VFW Post 3022, 736 Cherry Tree Lane, Lawrenceville, New Jersey 08648.
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