John Joseph Welby III
January 23, 1947 – September 30, 2021
John J. Welby III, 74 of Pine Lake Park, Manchester Twp., passed away peacefully on Thursday, September 30th, 2021 at Community Medical Center in Toms River with his family by his side. Born in Newark NJ, John, known to family and friends as, "Doc", resided in Union Beach, NJ prior to relocating to Manchester Twp., 44 years ago. John retired from the US Postal Service in Lakehurst, NJ where he was a mail carrier. He also served proudly in the US Army. Among his many hobbies, John enjoyed motorcycles, golfing and bowling. Of all his pastimes, spending his time with the love of his life, Aileen, was his favorite. He and Aileen had been married for 46 years prior to her passing earlier this year. John was predeceased by his wife Aileen Welby (nee Schlemm) and his parents, John and Bess (nee Newman) Welby. Surviving are his sisters, Elaine Welby and Pamela Schwindt and her husband, Joe; several nieces and nephews as well as Aileen's family. A memorial gathering will be held on Sunday, October 24th, 2021, from 2:00pm to 4:00pm, with a service at 3:00pm at the Anderson and Campbell Funeral Home, 3010 Ridgeway Road, Manchester, NJ. John's remains will be interred at the Brigadier General William C. Doyle Veteran's Memorial Cemetery in Wrightstown, NJ at a later date. Condolences and tributes can be left for the family at www.andersonandcampbellmanchester.com.
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