Richard "Rich" Jablonski
Richard Jablonski, 66, of Hamilton, NJ passed away Friday, July 27, 2018 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Hamilton surrounded by his loving family. Born and raised in Hamilton, NJ, Rich was a lifelong area resident. He graduated with his Bachelor’s degree from St. Joseph’s University. Rich was an accountant and most recently an Information Technology specialist who was employed with the State of New Jersey Department of Transportation. Rich was a true family man and loved nothing more than being surrounded by them. He loved golfing and was an avid golfer. He enjoyed traveling with both family and friends, having hiked Yosemite and Yellowstone National Parks. He was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend to many.
Son of the late Joseph Jablonski; Richard is survived by his mother, Mary (Laba) Jablonski; his loving wife of 42 years, Dorothy “Dottie” (Samoni) Jablonski; his 3 children, Steven R. Jablonski and wife Amy, Kathryn E. Jablonski, and Sharon L. and husband Patrick Grant; 4 grandchildren, William, Emma, Patrick and Conor; his brother, Joseph Jablonski and wife Joann; 3 brothers-in-law, John Samoni and wife Maureen, Joseph Samoni and wife Janine, Peter Samoni and wife Dolores; 3 sisters-in-law, Joann and husband Leon Gwiazdowski, Mary Ann and husband Frank Conroy and Theresa and husband Paul Smith; as well as many nieces, nephews, and other family and friends.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 9:30 AM at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 3816 E. State St. Ext., Hamilton, NJ. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, 1200 Cedar Ln., Hamilton, NJ. Family and friends may call Wednesday evening from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM and Thursday morning from 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM at the Hamilton Brenna-Cellini Funeral Home, 2365 Whitehorse-Mercerville Rd., Hamilton, NJ 08619. Please visit Richard’s tribute page at www.brennacellinifuneralhomes.com