John “Red” P. Krulikowski, 72, of Hamilton, passed away on Wednesday, November 14, 2018, surrounded by his loving family at Capital Health System at Fuld, Trenton.
Born in Trenton, John was a lifelong Trenton & Hamilton resident. He served in Germany in the U.S. Army during Vietnam. After being honorably discharged he returned home and worked for the State of New Jersey Division of Motor Vehicle. During his career, John worked in various DMV locations throughout the state, beginning in the inspection department, then as a member of the diesel team and he completed his career and retired 10 years ago as a supervisor.
After retiring John enjoyed working part time as a driver for the Manheim Auto Auction. He was a longtime member of the Hamilton Elks Lodge 2262 and an avid gardener. Above all else, John cherished time with his children and grandchildren.
Predeceased by his parents, Frank and Bernice Krulikowski; he is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Alberta (Chiorello) Krulikowski; his children, Dina Fink and her husband Richard, John P. Krulikowski, Jr. and Kristen Krulikowski; his grandchildren, Anastasia Reed, Sofia Cardaciotto, John P. Krulikowski, III, Richard Fink, Jr., and Madelyn and Layla Fink; his brothers, Frank, Richard and his wife JoAnn, and Joseph Krulikowski; his sister, Barbara Davis; his brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Jerry and Liz Chiorello; and his cousins, nieces, and nephews.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated Monday, November 19, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Sorrows-St. Anthony Parish, 3816 East State Street Extension, Hamilton, NJ 08619.
Interment will follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Hamilton.
Visitation for friends and family will be held on Sunday, November 18, 2018, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the Saul Colonial Home, 3795 Nottingham Way, Hamilton Square, NJ, and Monday, November 19, 2018 from 9:45 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. at Our Lady of Sorrows-St. Anthony Parish, 3816 East State Street Extension, Hamilton, NJ 08619.