Obituaries » John Barretta
John “Jack” M. Barretta Jr., 78, passed away peacefully at home on November 1, 2018 in Vineland after a lengthy illness. Jack was a lifelong resident of Vineland who graduated from Vineland High School in 1957. He was a 3rd generation family business owner/operator; he served as president of Barretta Plumbing, Heating & Cooling from 1962 to 2004. He continued to work at the company until his retirement in 2017. Jack was a licensed NJ Master Plumber and a past president of the Vineland Master Plumber’s Association. He was well known and respected in the mechanical contracting industry. He loved working in his trade. He was a longtime member of the North Italy Beneficial Association. Jack enjoyed playing baseball, basketball and golf. He was an avid fan of the Philadelphia Phillies and Eagles.
Jack also loved spending time with his family. He was a wonderful husband, father and grandfather. In 1960 he married the love of his life, Eleanor Falasca. The couple recently celebrated their 58th Wedding Anniversary.
He is survived by his wife, Eleanor (Falasca) Barretta; daughter, Elisa Barretta- Lloyd (Steve) of Studio City, CA; son John Barretta (Leslie); grandchildren, Rita Barretta, Samantha Barretta, Jack Barretta; Nicholas Barretta & Joseph Barretta; many in-laws, aunts, cousins, nieces and nephews. Jack was predeceased by his father, John Milton Barretta; mother, Mary (Crist) Rossi and his sister, Mary Jane (Barretta) Spinelli.
A funeral home visitation will be held on Sunday evening from 6pm to 8pm at Rone Funeral Service, 1110 East Chestnut Avenue, Vineland, NJ and at the church on Monday morning from 9am to 10:15am followed by a funeral mass at 10:30 am from Saint Padre Pio Parish – Church Of Our Lady Of Pompeii, 4680 Dante Avenue, Vineland. Interment will follow in Siloam Cemetery, Vineland.
ARRANGEMENTS are under the supervision of Rone Funeral Service, 1110 East Chestnut Avenue, Vineland, NJ 08360
Donations in memory of Jack may be made to:
The Kinney Center for Autism, 5600 City Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19131
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