John Stapleton

Obituary of John G. Stapleton

Mr. John G. Stapleton, 87, passed away on Saturday morning July 25th, 2020 at the Bayshore Community Hospital in Holmdel. Born in Staten Island, he lived in New Jersey for many years. 

During his lifetime he served his country in the U.S. Army as a Private First Class toward the end of the Korean War. He was awarded the National Defense Service Medal.  

For many years, he was employed as a professional bartender.  For many of those years he tended bar at LiGreci’s “The Staaten”, a Venue located in Staten Island, NY.

John was predeceased by his daughter, the late Eleanor Di Biasi.  He is survived by his son Jack Stapleton and his wife Helen of Aberdeen, NJ, daughter Julie Stapleton and her husband Tim Anderson of Holmdel, and a daughter Amy Sedita, of Holmdel.

A memorial service for Mr. Stapleton will be announced at a later time.

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