Mr. Donald J. Sebastian, of Gloucester City, NJ passed away on Friday, March 10, 2017, at the age of 85.
Don was originally from Locust Gap, PA and had a successful career with the Philadelphia Inquirer as a pipe fitter and maintenance engineer. He was an avid runner, bicycle rider, and swimmer who completed many marathon competitions. Don spent a number of years involved in coaching Gloucester City Little League and Gloucester City Midget Football.
Beloved husband of 63 years to Joanne Sebastian (nee Klingerman). Devoted father of Judith (Larry) Bruccoliere, Peter (Darunee) Sebastian, Virginia Rudd, David (Gary) Sebastian and Philip (Kevin) Sebastian . Dear Brother of Bernard, Catherine , Elizabeth, Alfred and Robert. Beloved grandfather of Larry, Nicole, Christopher, Kyle, Daniel, Julianne and Donald. Cherished great-grandfather of Owen, Abigail, Mallory and Riley.
Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend his visitation on Tuesday from 9:30 to 10:30 am at Saint Mary’s R.C. Church: 426 Monmouth Street, Gloucester City. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10:30 am in the church. Interment private. The family requests memorial donations in Donald’s memory to The Alzheimer Association: 3 Eves Drive, Suite 310, Marlton, NJ 08053 or Ed Snider Youth Hockey Foundation: 3601 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19148 or March of Dimes: www.marchofdimes.org/giving . Please write in memo: Donald J. Sebastian.
Condolences and Memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.com under the obituary of Donald J. Sebastian. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries through McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME, Gloucester City Ph: 856-456-1142