Richard Joseph Monus, 85, of Edison, died Thursday, August 26, 2010 at JFK Medical Center, Edison.
Born in New Brunswick, he resided in Edison for 50 years.
Mr. Monus was a Navy Veteran, serving in WWII.
He was communicant of St. Matthew's RC Church, Edison.
He is predeceased by his son Richard Joseph Monus Jr. (d.2010).
Surviving are his wife of 61 years, Veronica Monus (nee Pancza); his children Joseph and his wife Bonnie of Union, Craig and his wife Debbie of PA and John and his wife Susan of Milltown; siblings Walter of New Brunswick and Viola Vertes of Jacksonville, FL; 7 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.
Funeral services will take place Monday August 30, 2010 at Costello-Runyon Funeral Home 568 Middlesex Ave (RT27) Metuchen (costello-runyon.com).
Interment at Franklin Memorial Park, North Brunswick.
Visitation is Sunday 7-9.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to:
American Diabetes Association
Center Pointe II, Suite 103
1160 RT. 22 East
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
Brain Tumor Foundation
1350 Avenue of The Americas
NY, NY 10019