Harry M. Cridland, III

February 8, 1954October 6, 2021

Harry M. Cridland, III, passed away peacefully with family by his side on October 6th, 2021 after an 11 year battle with cancer. He was 67 years old.

Harry was born on February 8th, 1954 in Camden, New Jersey at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital. Harry grew up in Cherry Hill and attended Kingston Elementary School. His family moved to Ohio where he attended Jones Jr. High School then moved to Virginia where he graduated from Herndon High School and later graduated from West Virginia University.

After managing food and beverage at Dulles International Airport, he went on to become a Food and Beverage Director for a Major hotel chain, Madison Square Garden and at the Hard Rock Cafe in New York City. After 9/11/01, he managed large apartment complexes in New York City before retiring in 2015. His favorite hobbies were cooking, gardening, golf, boating, fishing and relaxing outdoors with his family.

He is predeceased by his father, Harry M. Cridland Jr. and his Mother, Claire K. Harrigan. He is survived and missed by his wife Connie, his son Michael Barnett and his brother Michael M. Cridland.

All services will be held privately and are under the direction and care of Smith-McCracken Funeral Home in Newton, NJ.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to, Father Johns Animal House, 50 Father Johns Lane, Lafayette, NJ 07848. Condolences can be offered online at


  • Father Johns Animal House


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Harry M. Cridland, III

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