John L. Cash Sr.May 20, 1950 ~ May 19, 2017 (age 66)
JOHN E. DAY FUNERAL HOME
85 RIVERSIDE AVE
RED BANK, NJ 07701
John L. Cash, Sr.
John L. Cash, 66, of Red Bank, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on May 19, 2017 at home. He was born in Jersey City, NJ on May 20, 1950.
He served in the U.S. Army in the HHC 171st Infantry Brigade during the Vietnam War and was trained as a “Red-Eyed Gunner” in Fairbanks, Alaska. John retired from Shore Point Distributors in 2016, after 41 years of working with people he called family. He was active within the Red Bank Community, serving on the Red Bank Planning Board for 20+ years and the past 15 years as Chairman.
He was predeceased by his parents, Harold and Evelyn Cash of Canton, GA, his sister Nancy Ward of, Middletown, NJ and his sister Ruth McCarthy, of Oldsmar, FL.
John is survived by the love of his life, his wife, Jeanie Witterschein, two sons, John L Cash, Jr., his wife Mandy and their two children Wylie and Oakley, Huntersville NC and Paul A. Cash, Baltimore, MD. His brothers Ralph Cash, Havre de Grace, MD, Roy Cash, Brick, NJ, James Cash and William Cash, Canton, GA.
John enjoyed decades of traveling abroad and around the US with his wife, Jeanie, and vacationing in Falmouth Heights, MA each summer with family. He was an avid golfer, hiker and loved “antiquing”. John was a kind, generous, good-natured and a quiet-spoken man who lived his life to the fullest. He was a great husband, father and friend and will be missed by all who knew him.
Funeral arrangements are being managed by John E. Day Funeral Home, (732) 747-0332. Visitation will be held at St Anthony of Padua Church, Corner of Bridge and Chestnut Ave., Red Bank, NJ on Wednesday May 24, 2017 from 4 to 7 p.m. Memorial donations can be made in John’s memory to St. Anthony of Padua Church, 121 Bridge Ave., Red Bank, NJ (732) 747-0813.
Please visit John’s memorial website at www.johnedayfuneralhome.com.