John A. Dessel Jr

Died: Sun., Jul. 7, 2019

Funeral Service

12:00 PM Thu., Jul. 18, 2019
Location: Holy Trinity Lutheran Church

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DESSEL, JOHN “JACK” A., 88, of Little Egg Harbor, passed away peacefully of natural causes on July 7.  An industrial chemical salesman for many years, he resided in Franklin Lakes before retiring to Little Egg Harbor.  Jack was a Master Mason of the Euclid Masonic Lodge 136 in 1980.  He was a member of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Long Beach Island, a volunteer at the Tuckerton Food Pantry and was the activities director of the Sunrise Bay community. 

Jack is predeceased by his son, Timothy.  He is survived by his beloved wife of 64 years, Cathy Dessel.  A Memorial Service will be held at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 5800 Long Beach Blvd., Brant Beach, Long Beach Island on Thursday, July 18 at 12 pm.  Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Jack’s memory to Holy Trinity Lutheran Church.  Arrangements are being handled by WOOD FUNERAL HOME, 134 EAST MAIN ST., TUCKERTON, N.J.  

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Billy Weber
   Posted Wed July 10, 2019
Dear Cathy,

My deepest sympathy goes out to you! I was shocked when my dad called
and told me. He was always there when my parents need him and to which
i am extremely grateful for. His spirit will live on and he will be missed.

Cynthia and Tom
   Posted Tue July 16, 2019
Dear Cathy,
Our sincerest condolences on the passing of Jack. We fondly remember your and Jack's visits to Joe and the laughs you all had. We hope that you will find comfort in your memories of Jack and hold you in our thoughts and prayers.
The Tarantinos


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