MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL
Obituary of Jerry A. Cholewka
Jerry A. Cholewka, 66, of Monmouth Junction died Saturday, August 17, 2019 at home surrounded by his loving family. Born in Perth Amboy, he has been a Monmouth Junction resident since 1987. Jerry proudly served as a United States Marine from 1973 until 1979. He was a sole practitioner of law in New Brunswick for over 20 years before joining the law firm of Helmer, Conley and Kasselman in Haddon Heights, retiring in 2019.»(Do not delete this line. It does not print. Text that is to appear on web must be entered before this line) He was a member of the John Basilone Detachment Marine Corps League of New Jersey and St. Augustine of Canterbury Church, where he faithfully served as a Eucharistic Minister.
Son of the late John and Kazmiera (Soletska) Cholewka, brother of the late Stanley Cholewka, he is survived by his wife of 32 years Susan M. (Duffy) Cholewka, a son Stephen Cholewka, a daughter Jennifer Cholewka and a brother Michael Cholewka.
A Memorial Visitation will be held on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm and 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm at the M.J. Murphy Funeral Home 616 Ridge Road at New Road, Monmouth Junction.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday, August 22, 2019, 10:00 am, St. Augustine of Canterbury Church 45 Henderson Road, Kendall Park.
Burial will be 9:30 am on Friday, August 23, 2019 in the Washington Crossing National Cemetery, Newtown, Pa.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.
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