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John J. Siberry

October 17, 1930 ~ January 12, 2019 (age 88)

John J. Siberry, 88 of Perth Amboy, passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 12, 2019 at his residence with his family by his side. John was born and raised in Perth Amboy, he was a devoted Firefighter for 28 years before retiring in 1983. John was also apart of the New Jersey Exempt Firemen's Association, a Union Representative for the Perth Amboy Fire Department Local 286 and also the Union President. John was a parishioner of St. Nicholas Byzantine Church and a avid city activist. 

John is Preceeded in death by his adored parents John E. Siberry and Mary (nee:Filo), beloved daughter Denise and cherished brothers Edward and Norman Siberry.

John is survived by his loving wife Eleanor (nee: Szabo) of 36 years, loving father of Derek (Gina) Kraese, Joseph ( Nancy) Siberry, and Susan (Henry) Stadelman. Adored brother of Shirley Fisher and cherished grandfather of DJ Kraese, Nicole and Christopher Siberry and Stephanie Stadelman. John is also survived by many adored nieces, nephews, great- nieces and great-nephews.

John's family would also like to thank JFK Haven Hospice for there outstanding care. 

We will begin to leave on Friday, January 18, 2019 at 9:15am for a Funeral Mass at 10am at St. Nicholas Byzantine Church. Interment will follow at St. Nicholas Cemetery in Perth Amboy. Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 17,  2019 from 5 ~ 9pm. Arrangements are entrusted to Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home, 419 Barclay St. Perth Amboy, NJ 08861

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