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John Rakowski

April 20, 1946 ~ March 6, 2017 (age 70)

John Rakowski, 70, of Piscataway, passed away on Monday, March 6th, 2017 at Morristown Medical Center. John was born and raised in Jersey City, moving to Runyon in 1979. The family later moved to Old Bridge, and then to Piscataway in the 1990s. John was a Civil Engineer. He worked for a number of different municipalities in the state. John was a loving and warm gentleman. He was very family oriented and he did everything for his grandchildren, whom he adored. 

John was predeceased by his loving wife, Deborah Ann (nee Ostrowski). He leaves behind to cherish his memory his three children, Jacqueline Rakowski-Barca and her husband Anthony Barca, John Paul Rakowski and his wife Nicole and Vanessa Dixon and her husband Alexander; and seven grandchildren, John Paul Rakowski, Jr., Sophia Rakowski, Genevieve Barca, Zoey Rakowski, Damien Dixon, Riley Rakowski and Adam Dixon.

Relatives & friends are invited to attend the Funeral on Saturday, 3/11, at 9:00 am at the funeral home. Mass of Christian burial 10:00 am at Our Lady of Czestochowa Church, Jersey City. Interment to follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington. Visitation at the funeral home on Friday, 3/10, from 2:00-4:00 & 7:00-9:00 pm.


 Service Information

Visitation
Friday
March 10, 2017

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Evergreen Funeral Home
159 Garrison Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07306

Visitation
Friday
March 10, 2017

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Evergreen Funeral Home
159 Garrison Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07306

Concluding Service
Saturday
March 11, 2017

9:00 AM
Evergreen Funeral Home
159 Garrison Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07306

Mass of Christian Burial
Saturday
March 11, 2017

10:00 AM
Our Lady of Czestochowa Church
120 Sussex Street
Jersey City, NJ 07302

Interment following Christian Burial Mass
Saturday
March 11, 2017

11:45 AM
Holy Cross Cemetery & Mausoleum
340 Ridge Road
North Arlington, NJ 07031


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