Obituary for Herbert HollingerHollinger, Herbert 95 of Strathmere, NJ passed away on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at Shore Medical Center in Somers Point, NJ.
He was a Veteran of World War II, where he had worked on the Manhattan Project and served with the United States Navy before his honorable discharge in 1946.
Mr. Hollinger worked as a Supervisor for DuPont in Pennsville NJ for 42 years retiring in 1981.
He was a member of the Strathmere Fishing and Environmental Club, and was Past Commander of American Legion Robert W. Mills Post #452, Mullica Hill. His retirement years were spent fishing in Strathmere.
He was predeceased by his wife of 67 years, Elizabeth “Bessie” Hollinger. Surviving are two sons, Herb Hollinger (Judy) of Bryn Mawr, PA, Richie Hollinger (Janice) of Seaville, NJ, eight grandchildren and ten great grandchildren.
A Celebration of his life will be held on Friday, Sept. 5 at 10:30 am at the Avalon Golf Club, 1510 route 9 North, Cape May Court House, NJ. Burial is private in Cape May County Veterans Cemetery, Cape May Court House, NJ.
Memorial donations in his memory may be made to either the Strathmere Fishing and Environmental Club, PO Box 77, Strathmere, NJ 08248 or the Strathmere Volunteer Fire Company, PO Box 71, Strathmere, NJ 08248.
For condolences and information, visit www.godfreyfuneralhome.com.