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John Joseph "Jack" Brady, Jr.
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    PO Box 5
    Avalon, NJ 08202

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Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
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“Very sorry to hear the news of Jack's passing. I have such fond memories of working for you guys 30 years ago. Our prayers are with you. ”
1 of 12 | Posted by: Gary and Nancy Jacketti - Avalon, NJ

“Becky and family, we are so sorry to hear of Jack's passing.We remember well all the lunches over the many, many, years in Avalon!May you rest in...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Roni and Ed Zane - Avalon, NJ

“Dear Becky and family, so sorry to hear of Jack's passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. God bless. ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: Chief Paul Reynolds (RET) - NJ

“Condolances to The Brady Family. Prayers are sent your way. We are thankful to have met Jack. ”
4 of 12 | Posted by: Loretta and Sean McAteer - Olney, MD

“Many fond memories of Coach Brady on the St.Anastasia and O'Hara sidelines. My condolences to the Brady family, please know my thoughts and prayers...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Bob Bodkin - Newtown Square, PA

“As a visitor to Stone Harbor during the summers over the last 20 years, my family always enjoyed going to Brady's and Mr. Brady's style behind the...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: peter harrington - NY

“Rip Jack. He gave me my first job at the deli.lots of great memories. Prayers for Becky and Robert and the whole family ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: Donna Pettit - Leesburg, FL

“So sorry to hear the news. Very nice man, I enjoyed many a conversation with him as he made me the awesome RB hoagies. God Bless! ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: Al Gombar - Avalon, NJ - Friend

“I enjoyed working with Jake at the Newtown Squire and especially coaching together at Cardinal OHara High School. So many fond memories we shared....Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Sparky Faries - Cape May, NJ

“Dear Becky,We are sorry to hear about Jack's passing. We are in Florida, so we will not be able to attend his service. Please know that we have many...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Chris and Pat Winans - Avalon, NJ

“Mr Brady was a great guy and a great client. I remember many conversations in the deli. Prayers and thoughts to the family. ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: Caryn Rixey - West palm beach, FL

“My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family. You are my in my heart and I send my love to you. ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Jennifer Shirvanian - NJ - Friend


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John Joseph "Jack" Brady Jr., - 85, of Avalon, NJ passed away peacefully April 1, 2017. He is survived by his wife, Rebecca (Becky); sons, Michael (Maria) Brady, and Robert (Meghan) Brady; daughters, Janine (Joseph) Piscopiello, and Kelly Brady; grandsons, Michael Piscopiello, Matthew Piscopiello, Daniel Brady; granddaughters, Briana Piscopiello, Allison Brady, and Emily Murphy; along with many other family and friends. He was preceded in death by his son, John Joseph (Jack) Brady III.

Jack rowed varsity crew at LaSalle University and in his senior year, his team won the Dad Vail Regatta. After college, Jack served stateside during the Korean War. In the 1950s, Jack was a lieutenant for the Avalon lifeguards and worked as a bartender at the Princeton.

Jack was a longtime resident of Delaware County and worked at the Newtown Squire for many years. Jack started the St. Anastasia School CYO Football Program in 1966 and coached there until 1976. He then was a football coach at Cardinal O'Hara High School from 1976 - 1981.

In 1981, Jack and Becky moved to Avalon and opened Jack Brady's Hoagie Dock and Deli, Home of the Humongous Hoagies in 1982. For the last 35 plus years, Jack was an active member of the business community and enjoyed the beach life. He loved spending time with his grandchildren and talking sports, especially football.

Please join us for a celebration of Jack's life on Thursday, April 6, 2017 at Radzieta Funeral Home, 9 Hand Ave., Cape May Court House, NJ 08210. Visitation will be between 1:00pm - 1:30pm with a prayer service immediately following at 1:30pm.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Jack's memory to Friend in Need, PO Box 5, Avalon, NJ 08202.