John J. Gregory Jr.

Published 10:22 am Thursday, October 24, 2019

John J. Gregory Jr., 94, of Fredericksburg, Va., formerly of Nags Head, NC and Baldwin, NY, passed away on October 19, 2019.  Beloved husband of the late Kathleen. Loving father of Joanne, John (Kathleen), Denis (Barbara), Kathleen Ruane (Patrick), Patricia Condon (Robert), Kevin, Timothy, Kara Werfelman (John), Brian and Miriam Pacheco (Emanuel). Cherished grandfather of 19 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild.

He was a proud Navy veteran serving with the Fighting Seabees in 4 theatres of WWII, a retired Police Officer of the NYPD, a member of the Knights of Columbus and American Legion.  An amazing person who always had a joke, a smile and a song.  He cared tremendously about people and lived a life of service to others.

A funeral will be held at St. Christopher’s Roman Catholic Church in Baldwin, NY, on October 25, 2019.

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