Joan E Lentkowski-Axon
January 22, 1934 – January 23, 2020
Joan E. Lentkowski-Axon, 86, of Whiting, NJ, passed away on Thursday, January 23, 2020 at home surrounded by her loving family. Joan was born and raised in Washington Heights, NY. She lived in Jersey City and Bogota before moving to Whiting in 2011. Joan was a librarian for 31 years at the Jersey City Public Library. She was also a volunteer at Christ Hospital in Jersey City. She was a parishioner at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Teaneck, where she met her husband, and at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Whiting.
Joan loved lighthouses and had a large collection that she was proud of. She was also an avid dog lover and is now together with her beloved Cindy & Max. She will be dearly missed.
Joan is survived by her loving husband Robert Axon; her son, Richard Lentkowski of Jersey City; and many other cherished relatives and friends.
Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at 9:30am at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 180 Route 539, Whiting, NJ 08759. Burial will follow at Brig. Gen. Wm. C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Wrightstown, NJ. Anderson & Campbell Funeral Home, 115 Lacey Rd. Whiting, NJ is in charge of the funeral arrangements. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Joan’s memory to St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church.
- Funeral Service Wednesday, January 29, 2020
- Committal Service Wednesday, January 29, 2020