WALLINGTON, N.J. -- Kenneth Coldon, of Wallington, died Thursday, Nov. 10. He was 81.
Born March 14, 1935, in Passaic, he lived in East Rutherford before moving to Wallington 57 years ago.
He was employed by the Weyerhouser Corporation in Closter for more than 10 years, retiring in 1997. Previously, he was a foremen for General Electric Incorporated of Paterson for 25 years. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, serving in Japan. He was a member of the "Veltones" singing group with other Air Force members. He also was a lifelong bowler. He was a parishioner of Most Sacred Heart of Jesus R.C. Church in Wallington.
He is survived by his wife, Theresa "Terry;" children, Keith Coldon, Kevin Coldon and his wife Christine and Angela Kneser Coldon; grandchildren, Joseph Knester, Brian Coldon, Keith Coldon Jr., Kyle Coldon, Allison Kneser Nardozza, Danielle Coldon; great-granddaughters, Claire and Daniella Nardozza; and brothers, Albert Coldon Jr. and the late Ronald Coldon.
Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Sunday at Kamienski Funeral Home of Wallington, 106 Locust Ave., Wallington. There will be a funeral Mass at 10 a.m. Monday at Most Sacred Heart of Jesus R.C. Church, 127 Paterson Ave., Wallington.