Harold Wolverton Jr.
Harold A. Wolverton Jr., 62, of Neshanic Station, NJ, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at home. Born May 17, 1955 in Trenton, NJ, he had resided in Neshanic Station since 1987. Harold graduated from Ewing High School Class of 1973. He attended Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, NJ and graduated from Jersey City State College in 1980, now known as New Jersey City University. In his youth Harold worked in the Ewing area cinemas. He was employed by AT&T for over 10 years working from various locations as a programmer/analyst. During his retirement he worked as a tax preparer for H & R Block for about 5 years and most recently as Santa Claus at the Bridgewater Commons Mall.
Harold loved computers, photography, films, cinema, coin collecting and model railroading. He loved music, sang in church choirs, enjoyed DJing and sang in a barbershop chorus as a former member of the Barbershop Harmony Society. A lifelong Episcopalian, he grew up in the parish at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Ewing. He had also been a member of St. John's Episcopal Church in Somerville and most recently a member of Calvary Episcopal Church in Flemington, NJ. He was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend to many.
Son of the late Harold A. Wolverton and BettyJane (Doolan) Wolverton; he leaves behind his beloved wife of 36 years, Anne J. Tom; his four children: Peter J. (Catherine A.) Tom-Wolverton of Lake Hiawatha, NJ, Matthew J. Tom-Wolverton of Manhattan, NY, Leigh-Anne E. Tom-Wolverton at home; Allan J. Tom-Wolverton at home; a granddaughter, Sophia A. Tom-Wolverton; two brothers: William Wolverton (Patricia) of Pahrump, NV, and James L. Wolverton of Ewing, NJ; two sisters: Judith A. Lawrence (Robert M.) of Mercerville, NJ, and Holly L. DelloMargio (Paul) of Hamilton, NJ; 15 nieces and nephews; 3 great nieces and 1 great nephew; 3 brothers-in-law, Tom Faye, George Tom and Dr. Richard Tom (Jill); sister-in-law Betty Tom as well as many cousins and friends.
A celebration of Harold’s life will be held Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 3:00 PM at the Parkside Brenna-Cellini Funeral Home, 1584 Parkside Ave., Ewing, NJ 08638. Family and friends may call from 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Harold’s memory to The John Ritter Foundation for Aortic Health, 11901 Santa Monica Blvd. #410 Los Angeles, CA 90025 or online at www.johnritterfoundation.org Please visit Harold’s tribute page atwww.brennacellinifuneralhomes.com