Richard J. Wavrek, 69 of Belmar passed away on Friday November 17, 2017 at Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Neptune with his family by his side after a long illness. Richard was born and raised in Linden, NJ and graduated from Linden High School. After his graduation Richard enlisted in the United States Air Force where he served during the Vietnam War. After his military service Richard worked in the Communications field for various companies for over 25 years. He enjoyed playing softball, was an avid reader and thoroughly enjoyed spending time with his family.
Richard is survived by his wife of 41 years Patricia (nee Dorer) Wavrek of Belmar; a daughter and son-in-law Colleen and John Waldmann of Neptune; his two grandchildren Chloe and Jack.
Arrangements are under the care of Orender Family Home for Funerals 2643 Old Bridge Road Manasquan, NJ 08736. Services will be private. To send condolences to the family please visit www.orenderfamilyhome.com