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Michael Gerald Markson

January 26, 1947 October 30, 2018
Michael Gerald Markson
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Obituary for Michael Gerald Markson

Michael Gerald Markson died on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at Hackensack University Medical Center in Hackensack. He was 71.

Born in the Bronx, NY, to Michael and Anne Markson, he lived in Rockaway Borough for many years before moving to Rockaway Twp. 15 years ago.

Mr. Markson was a Switchman and worked at NY Telephone Co. before retiring, and was a Chief Steward for CWA Local 1101.

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his sister, Patricia Lochmuller.

He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Margaret; their two sons, Michael G. Markson II of Hopatcong and Peter Christian (& Jenna Marie) Markson of Rochester, NY; and his dear grandson, Kross Joseph Markson.

A memorial gathering will be held on Thursday, Nov. 8th from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Whitham-Kanapaux Funeral Home, 20 Keller Ave, Rockaway. A memorial Mass will be held on Friday, November 9 at 11:00 am at Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, 65 E. Main St., Rockaway.

For those who wish, donations may be made in Mr. Markson’s name to: Eleventh Hour Rescue, PO Box 218, Rockaway NJ 07866 ( Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

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5:00 PM 11/8/2018 5:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 11/8/2018 8:00:00 PM
Whitham-Kanapaux Funeral Home

20 Keller Avenue
Rockaway, NJ 07866

Whitham-Kanapaux Funeral Home
20 Keller Avenue Rockaway 07866 NJ
United States





11:00 AM 11/9/2018 11:00:00 AM
Sacred Heart of Jesus Church

63 E. Main Street
Rockaway, NJ 07866

Sacred Heart of Jesus Church
63 E. Main Street Rockaway 07866 NJ
United States

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Eleventh Hour Rescue


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