Obituary

Frederick M. Runyon
Frederick M. Runyon

June 2, 1947 - March 26, 2019
Born in New Brunswick, NJ
Resided in Clark, NJ
Walter J. Johnson Funeral Home

Obituary

Frederick M. Runyon, 71, of Clark, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 surrounded by his loving family.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend a Memorial Gathering at the Walter Johnson Funeral Home, 803 Raritan Rd., Clark, on Sunday, March 31 beginning with Visiting at 12:00 pm and concluding with a Memorial Service at 1:30 pm.

Fred was born in New Brunswick to Walter and Anne (Kearns) Runyon. He lived in New Brunswick, prior to moving to Clark 48 years ago.

He proudly served his country in the Army during the Vietnam War.

Fred was an Engineer at U. S. Metals Refining Company of Carteret for many years. He enjoyed playing baseball and dodgeball. He was very involved with the Clark Little League when his children were growing up. His hobbies were gardening, genealogy and cooking. He was an avid NY Yankees fan.

Fred was predeceased by his father, Walter Runyon, his mother, Anne Runyon, son-in-law John Thomas Klimovich and his granddaughter Chloe Sauickie. He is survived by his beloved wife of 49 years, Laurie (Brummer) Runyon; his devoted children, Jennifer Runyon, Rebecca Klimovich Schwarz and her husband Kurt, Matthew Runyon and his wife Laura; his devoted grandchildren, Kaitlyn, Gracie, Alex, Matthew, Andrew, Charlotte, Ethan and Brandon; his brother Walter Runyon and his wife Rena and his sister Linda Cianfrocca.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in his memory to his favorite baseball team: MTBC Lions, 359 East Road, Belford, NJ 07718.

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Services

Visitation
Walter J. Johnson Funeral Home
803 Raritan Road
Clark, NJ US 07066
Sunday, March 31, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Memorial Service
Walter J. Johnson Funeral Home
803 Raritan Road
Clark, NJ US 07066
Sunday, March 31, 2019
1:30 PM

Charities

MTBC Lions
359 East Road
Belford, NJ 07718

 


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