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Kevin J. Stapleton

July 8, 1947 February 25, 2019
Kevin J. Stapleton
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Kevin J. Stapleton, 71 of Freehold passed away on Monday, February 25, 2019 at Robert Wood Johnson University Medical Center, New Brunswick. Born in Brooklyn, New York, he lived in Woodside, New York prior to moving to Freehold 34 years ago.

Mr. Stapleton was a Certified Public Accountant for AXA Equitable Life Assurance Company, New York, New York. After his retirement, he was a consultant for Ernst and Young, Secaucus.

He received his Bachelors of Economics degree from Manhattan College, Riverdale, New York, and his Masters of Business Administration degree in Accounting from Long Island University, Brooklyn, New York.

He was an avid cyclist and hiker, and enjoyed reading and traveling.

He was predeceased by his parents, and his sisters, Audrey Chapman and Kathleen Stapleton.

Surviving are his wife, Joyce Zayatz Stapleton; his sister, Bernadette Ross, Portland, Oregon; his sisters-in-law and brother-in-law, Linda and James Koller and Veronica Zayatz; many nieces, nephews, and great nieces and great nephews.

Visitation will be held at the Higgins Memorial Home, 20 Center Street, Freehold on Sunday, March 3, 2019 2:00 to 6:00 pm. A Funeral Liturgy will be celebrated on Monday at 11:00 am at St. Rose of Lima R.C. Church, Freehold.

In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory to the American Heart Association, 1 Union Street, Suite 301, Robbinsville, NJ 08691, Fulfill Food Bank ( 3300 Highway 66, Neptune City, NJ 07753 or the Popcorn Park Zoo, 1 Humane Way, Forked River, NJ 08731 would be appreciated.

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2:00 PM 3/3/2019 2:00:00 PM - 6:00 PM 3/3/2019 6:00:00 PM
Higgins Memorial Home

20 Center Street
Freehold, NJ 07728

Higgins Memorial Home
20 Center Street Freehold 07728 NJ
United States





11:00 AM 3/4/2019 11:00:00 AM
St. Rose of Lima Church

16 McLean Street
Freehold, NJ 07728

St. Rose of Lima Church
16 McLean Street Freehold 07728 NJ
United States

Memorial Contribution

Fulfill Food Bank

3300 Highway 66
Neptune City, NJ 07753

Popcorn Park Zoo

American Heart Association

1 Union Street, Suite 301
Robbinsville, NJ 08691

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