Ralph Joseph Pawlowski Jr., 80, of Clarksboro passed away peacefully on Thursday, January 2, 2020 at home with his loving family by his side. He was born and raised in Camden City. Ralph was a proud Veteran of the U.S. Navy, serving on the U.S.S. Newport News for four years. Soon after, he pursued a career as a Sales Engineer and an Eastern Regional Sales Manager. Additionally, he served as an instructor of Culinary Arts at Camden County VoTech. Ralph enjoyed being a member of the Mullica Hill Gun Club, watching war movies, and enjoying time in Ocean City, especially as a member of the Ocean City Fishing Club. His favorite hobby was spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren, as he was often found with tears of pride.
Ralph is survived by his wife, Victoria (nee Leone); daughters, Carla Ferry (Jeff) and Kristi Pawlowski-Kolinoski (Jason); 4 grandchildren, Hailey, Madison, Channing, and Charlotte; sister, Gloria Petrishock; and brother-in-law and best friend, George Leone and wife, Deb; as well as his Ocean City family, the Labriolas.
Family and Friends are invited to visit from 9:15 am to 10:45 am on Monday, January 6, 2020 at Church Of The Incarnation, 240 Main Street, Mantua, New Jersey 08051. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 am, with burial to follow at Eglington Cemetery in Clarksboro, NJ 08020.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Tunnel to Towers Foundation https://charity.gofundme.com/donate/charity/tunnel2towers/0?widget=1&.
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