Steven “Bud” Martorano, Sr., age 88, a lifelong resident of Gloucester City passed away on March 8, 2017. Mr. Martorano proudly served in the US Navy during World War II. He retired from Campbell Soup after 42 years.
Beloved husband of Ruth I. (nee Alex). Devoted father of Steven Jr. (Tina), Ruth Benger (Peter), Robert J., John, and the late Edward. Loving grandfather of Nicole Martorano (Vincent Denisi), Stephanie Donaghy (Michael), Donielle McKeever (Joseph), Theresa Benger (fiancé Michael Sachs), Steven Martorano, Christine Kiefer (Michael), Michael Martorano, Emily Martorano, and Anthony Martorano. Cherished great grandfather of Alyna and Vincent Denisi, Scot Turner and Michael Donaghy, Miles McKeever, Patrick Tucker and Brooke Bailey, and Isabella Martorano. Dear brother of Jeannie Gregory (James) of Ft. Worth, TX. Cousin of Maryann Piccone and Kathleen Aulffo. Brother-in-law of Marie Butterfield and Vera Shelldon. Also survived by daughter in law Kathleen Martorano and many nieces and nephews.
There will be a viewing 11am to 1pm Saturday, March 18th at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE.
Funeral Service 1pm at the funeral home.
Donations may be made in Steven’s memory to the World Wildlife Fund, 1250 Twenty-Fourth Street, N.W., P.O. Box 97180, Washington, DC 20090-7180, the New Jersey Lighthouse Society, PO Box 332, Navesink, NJ 07752-0332, the Hospice of Moorestown VNA, 300 Harper Drive, Moorestown, NJ 08057, or the ASPCA, 424 E. 92nd St, New York, NY 10128-6804.