John Kroll

Obituary of John Kroll

 On Sunday, December 22, 2019, John A. Kroll, loving husband and father of five children, passed away at the age of 94.

John was born on August 20, 1925 in Queens, NY, to Stephen and Lillian Kroll. John served in the United States Navy for six years and was a veteran of WWII and Korea. During his service he met the love of his life.  On April 12, 1953, he married Dorothy Caucci. They raised three sons, Stephen, John and Kenny, and two daughters, Judy and Melanie. John and Dorothy moved to Pearl River in 1968.

John was a devoted family man, had a passion for photo taking, holiday decorations and his children and grandchildren who he is known to as Pop. His family was a major importance to his life and he spent any and all free time with them. Was an active member of the VFW Piermont Post #7462 where he made many friends.

John was preceded in death by his father, mother, his brother ,three sisters and his son Stephen.  He is survived by his wife Dorothy which he leaves after 67 years, his four children, Judy, John, Kenny and Melanie and his eight grandchildren, Alexis, Kenny, Maximilian, Andrew, Christie, Tommy, Jack and Luke. His two Son-in-laws Peter Cairo and Charles Damiani and his three daughter-in-laws Nancy, Susan and Andrea.

 

 

 

Friday
27
December

Visiting

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday, December 27, 2019
Sorce Assumma & Shankey Funeral Home
34 N. Summit Ave.
Pearl River, New York, United States
845-735-4849
Saturday
28
December

Funeral Mass

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Saturday, December 28, 2019
St. Margarets Church
115 Central Avenue
Pearl River, New York, United States
Saturday
28
December

Military Burial

11:15 am - 11:30 am
Saturday, December 28, 2019
Frederick Loescher Veteran Cemetery
Brick Church Rd.
New Hempstead, New York, United States