Jack J. Coleman
Jack J. Coleman
  • August 11, 1934 - April 18, 2017
  • New Jersey

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Jack Coleman, 82, of Manchester, NJ, passed away on Tuesday 18, 2017, at Care One in Morristown, NJ. Born in Manhattan, NY, Jack grew up in Brooklyn, NY, attended St Cecelia's Grammar School, Power Memorial High School and New York Maritime Academy. He started working in the insurance industry, particularly Royal Insurance Company in Manhattan where he had met his wife Fran and they married in 1960. They had been married for 53 years when Fran had passed in 2013. Jack and his family lived in Ho-Ho-Kus for many years, where he served 30 years as a volunteer for the Ho-Ho-Kus Memorial Volunteer Ambulance Corp., before moving to Manchester in 2000.

Jack was predeceased by his beloved wife Fran Coleman in 2013. He is survived by his two proud sons, John Coleman and his wife Rose of Sparta, NJ and Michael Coleman and his wife Alex of Chester, NJ, and his cherished grandchildren John, Olivia, Caroline and Sean.

A memorial gathering will take place on Friday April 21, 2017, at the Anderson & Campbell Funeral Home, 3010 Ridgeway Road, Manchester, NJ 08759, from 12-1 pm, with a service to start at 1 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Jack's memory to the Ho-Ho-Kus Memorial Volunteer Ambulance Corp., 55 Sycamore Avenue, Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ 07423.