Jefferson Twp.: David R. Landreth passed away on Sunday, August 4, 2019. He was 77 years of age.
David was born in New York City and lived in Rutherford before settling in the Lake Hopatcong section of Jefferson Twp in 1972.
He was a US Army Vietnam veteran.
Mr. Landreth was a warehouse manager for Abbott Labs of Jersey City for many years and later worked for NJ Transit as a supply manager, retiring in 2009.
He was a former member of the Rutherford HS State Soccer Champions, the Aztec Car Club of Rutherford. He was the 1st president of the Jefferson Twp. Rescue Squad Auxiliary and also a member of the Jefferson Twp. Republican County Committee. He was a talented woodworker an avid bowler and golfer.
Predeceased by his wife of 37 years, Bonnie (née Blanchard).
Survived by his Son David J. of Lake Hopatcong.
Brother Charles and his wife Yvonne of Alpharetta, GA.
Sister Janese Pelissier of Shark River Hills, NJ.
Nephew Louis Pelissier and wife Jennifer.
Grand Nephews: Cameron & Evan Pelissier.
Visitation will be held 12 – 2pm on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at the Bermingham Funeral Home, 216 S. Main St., Wharton.
Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, donations in David’s memory to the Jefferson Rescue Squad, PO BOX 300, Lake Hopatcong, NJ 07849 would be appreciated.
Jefferson Rescue Squad
827 Route 15 South, PO BOX 300, Lake Hopatcong NJ 07849