Richard Hruska

Richard Hruska

Friday May 1, 1925 - Tuesday October 1, 2019
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Loving Husband, Father & Grandfather

Richard Hruska, 94 of Cedar Grove, NJ passed away peacefully on October 1, 2019. He was born and raised in Hillside, NJ, the son of Anton and Ethel (Porkert) Hruska. Richard was an Army Air Corps Veteran of World War II having served in the Pacific Theatre of Operations.
He was Purchasing Director of Purolater Products and Mosler, Inc. before retiring in 1992.
Richard was an avid golfer who was aa former member of the Upper Montclair Country Club and the Manasquan River Golf Club.

He is survived by his devoted wife of 68 years, Elizabeth (Kesolits) Hruska; his son, Richard; his daughter, Debra Zinicola and 3 grandchildren, Peter and Andrew Zinicola and Lydia Hruska.

The funeral services at S.W. Brown & Son Funeral Home were held privately.
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  • Interment

    Private Cremation


  • American
  • Army Air Corps
  • Asiatic Pacific Service Medal
  • Good Conduct Medal
  • World War 2 Victory Medal


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