Honorable Martin E. Kravarik, 82, of Kendall Park died Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at Penn Medicine at Princeton.
Born in the Bronx, NY, he resided in South Brunswick for about 30 years. He earned his BA in 1958 from Rutgers University, and earned his JD in 1968 from Seton Hall University School of Law. He was a Captain in the US Air Force, having served for 5 years as a pilot. He was a past Assemblyman in Trenton, General Attorney for the New Jersey Highway Authority Garden State Parkway in Woodbridge, a Municipal Court Judge in Monroe Township, and a Superior Court Judge for Middlesex County. He was a member of the American Judge’s Association, American Bar Association, a former General Council Delegate for the NJ State Bar Association, and a former Trustee Middlesex County Bar Association.
Son of the late Martin and Anna (Petrucha) Kravarik, father of the late Stephen Lowry Burkhart, he is survived by his wife Manuela Kravarik, two sons Martin D. Kravarik and Mark S. Kravarik, one daughter Marisa Burns, one brother Donald Kravarik, and six grandchildren.
Funeral Services will be held 10:00 AM Saturday, April 7, 2018 at M.J. Murphy Funeral Home, 616 Ridge Road at New Road, Monmouth Junction.
Calling hours will be held from 5:00 to 8:00 PM Friday, April 6, 2018 at the funeral home.