John J. Kokinda
March 10, 1934 - December 8, 2021
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Holmdel Funeral Home
26 South Holmdel Road
Holmdel, NJ 07733
Thursday 12/16, 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Holmdel Mausoleum
900 Holmdel Rd
Holmdel , NJ 07733
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Church of St. Catharine
108 Middletown Road
Holmdel, NJ 07733
Friday 12/17, 10:30 am

John J. Kokinda, 87, of Holmdel passed away Wednesday, December 8th. Born March 10, 1934, with a personality that certainly fit his astrological sign, Pisces. As a child and youth, he had to overcome several medical hurdles.  At age 5, he developed Perthes bone disease of the right hip.  This put him in a cast …
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Kathy McBurnie left a message on December 17, 2021:
John was very intelligent and always seeking knowledge to deepen his faith in Jesus. He was also one of the nicest men. In all the years I have known John at St Catharines Church, I never heard an unkind word out of his mouth. He delighted in his role at the annual Social Justice dinner. I think he really is Santa Claus 😀
Elaine Anzalone-Goumas left a message on December 16, 2021:
John was a hero to me.....I am a better Elaine because of him. I will miss him so so so so much but his big heart will forever be a part of mine. I love you, dear John. "Well done, good and faithful servant."
Diane Walsh left a message on December 14, 2021:
I remember John from my van pool from the PNC Arts Center to AT&T in Basking Ridge, as well as St. Catharine’s Church. Such a nice person! I’m praying for him and your entire family. God bless you all!
Bob and Jill Lawless left a message on December 12, 2021:
Our love and prayers are with your family as you celebrate the life of your father, grandfather and great grandfather.
Harry Warren left a message on December 12, 2021:
The sweetest man ever, the picture you chose is perfect. My condolences. He is now with Marie and happy about it. God Bless you all.
Peace of mind is a call away. We’re here when you need us most.
Robert and Nancy Hogan left a message on December 12, 2021:
Prayers and hugs to the entire family. What a special legacy he left for all.
Lynn & Richard Hatch left a message on December 12, 2021:
Cyndi and family, so sorry for your loss. Sincere condolences from us both.
Lise Rod left a message on December 11, 2021:
As many of you know, we lost our beloved Father, Grandfather, Uncle... this week. Over the decades, my Dad (John Kokinda) greatly supported Dr. James Dobson's work in helping today's families in so many ways. Next to God, Dad's family was the most important thing to him in this life. Dr. Dobson has done practical work over the decades in supporting and encouraging families so he was my Dad's "go-to" when it came to that. I have attached the link to his current ministry. If you would like to present a gift in memoriam of our Dad, please click on the link to make a donation. Write "In memory of John Kokinda" in the comments section. I spoke with this ministry, and they said this would be the easiest way to accomplish this. Thank you for considering honoring our beloved Father in this way. May God bless all of you! https://www.drjamesdobson.org/
Jennie Meistrell left a message on December 11, 2021:
In memory of John J. Kokinda, Jennie Meistrell lit a candle
Woolley Boglioli Funeral Home left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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