In memory of
John Henry Deveney Jr.
John was born on July 14, 1935 and passed away on Thursday, October 17, 2019.
John served in both the United Army National Guard of New Jersey and the United States Marine Corp retiring from the Marine Corp in October 1961.
In 2001, John initiated the POW/MIA 24 hour vigil with the American Legion and in 2002 John was the first ever Legionnaire of the Year award winner for Post 139 and the Bergen County American Legion. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Semper Fi Fund, 825 College Blvd, Suite 102, PMB 609, Oceanside CA 92057 https://semperfifund.org/donate/ OCT 23. 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (EDT) Ippolito-Stellato Funeral Home 425 Ridge Rd Lyndhurst, NJ US 07071 Lyndhurst, NJ, 07071 OCT 23. 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (EDT) Ippolito-Stellato Funeral Home 425 Ridge Rd Lyndhurst, NJ US 07071 Lyndhurst, NJ, 07071 OCT 24. 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (EDT) Ippolito-Stellato Funeral Home - Lyndhurst 425 Ridge Road Lyndhurst, NJ, 07071 https://www.stellatofuneralhomes.com Funeral begins.
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