Costello-Runyon Funeral Home
568 Middlesex Avenue (Route 27)
Metuchen, New Jersey 08840
Phone: 732-548-0149

Costello-Runyon Funeral Home

Rolando Locsin Obituary

Rolando J. Locsin
Rolando J. Locsin

May 1, 1935 - September 12, 2019
Born in Jaro, Iloilo City, Philippines
Resided in Metuchen, NJ


Rolando J. Locsin, 84, passed away on Thursday, September 12, 2019. Born in Jaro, Iloilo City in the Philippines, May 1, 1935. He lived in Metuchen and Edison, New Jersey since 1970. He was a Civil Engineer, a graduate from Mapua Institute of Technology, Manila, Philippines BSCE - 1957 and studied at the Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn and Graduate Studies in Industrial Management - 1970.

Beloved husband of Asuncion (“Sonie”) C. Locsin MD. Loving father of Rosemarie (Roman) McKeon, Jo-Ann (Jeffrey) Koodish, Grace (Steven) Carrano and Stephanie (Edwin) Grospe. Cherished grandfather (“Lolo”) of Sean (Felicida) and KelseyAnn McKeon; Rebecca, Zachary and Brandon Koodish; Michael II, Joseph, and Thomas-Jon Schultz, Nicholas and Julia Carrano, Jared, Nathaniel, and Sophia Grospe. Great-Lolo of Layla, Ariella, and Noella McKeon.

Loving son of Jose E. Locsin and Estrella Jimenea Locsin.

Devoted brother of Jose Jr., Ma. Teresa, Alfonso, Leo Carmelo, Ma. Cristina, Ma. Purificacion (deceased), Vicente, Artemio and Ma. Carmen.
Dear cousin of Antonio Jocson (deceased), Rodolfo Jocson MD (deceased), Oscar Jocson (deceased), Rafael Vincente Jocson MD, and their families.

Visitation is Saturday, September 14, 2019 from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm.

The funeral will take place on Monday, September 16, 2019 at 9:45 am, from the Costello-Runyon Funeral Home, 568 Middlesex Ave. (Rt 27), Metuchen, followed by a 10:15 am Funeral Mass of Christian Burial at St. Francis Cathedral, 32 Elm Ave, Metuchen 08840. Entombment will follow at Woodbridge Memorial Gardens, Rt. 1 North & Woodbridge Center Drive, Woodbridge 07095.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in Rolando’s memory to the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and the JFK Haven Hospice and Palliative Care,




568 Middlesex Ave. (RT 27)
Metuchen, NJ US 08840
Saturday, September 14, 2019
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Saturday, September 14, 2019
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Funeral Mass
St. Francis Cathedral
32 Elm Ave.
Metuchen, NJ US 08840
Monday, September 16, 2019
10:15 AM
Woodbridge Memorial Gardens
Rt. 1 Northbound & Woodbridge Drive
Woodbridge, NJ US
Monday, September 16, 2019




Joseph V. Costello, III. Owner/Manager NJ Lic. No. 3670 

© Copyright  2011-2020 Costello-Runyon Funeral Home and FuneralNet. & TA


Costello-Runyon Funeral Home
1225 Green St & Cooper Ave.
Iselin, New Jersey 08830
Phone: 732-283-0075

Infinite Menus, Copyright 2006, OpenCube Inc. All Rights Reserved.