Eugene J. Zelkovsky Obituary

Eugene J.  Zelkovsky
Eugene J. Zelkovsky

April 26, 1924 - January 10, 2020
Born in New York, New York
Resided in Bridgewater, New Jersey



Eugene J. Zelkovsky

95, died January 10, 2020.

Eugene was born in New York, New York and formerly of Brooklyn and Linden before moving to Bridgewater in 1966. He was employed as a shipping worker for the Pennsylvania Railroad for over 20 years, retiring in 1991. After his retirement, Eugene then worked as a maintenance man at the Bridgewater Raritan West School. Eugene was a veteran of the United States Navy during World War II serving as seaman 1st class. Eugene was a communicant of Holy Trinity RC Church in Bridgewater. In his spare time, he was an outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting, fishing, woodworking, and coaching Bridgewater Baseball for his sons team. Eugene will be sadly missed by his family and friends.

Surviving are his wife of 70 years Alice Mendrick Zelkovsky, three sons, Daniel and wife Debbie, Edward, and Thomas and wife Pam, daughter Barbara Spottswood and husband Steven, five grandchildren Edward, Christine, Michael, Brian, and Kaycee, and one great grand daughter Nicole.

Prayers will be 9am Wednesday at Bruce C. VanArsdale Funeral Home, 111 N. Gaston Ave, Somerville followed by a 10am mass at Holy Trinity RC Church, Bridgewater. Interment will follow at St. Bernard Cemetery in Bridgewater.

Visitation will be 2-4pm and 7-9pm Tuesday at the funeral home.

Donations can be made to the Bradley Garden Rescue Squad, 106 Linden Street, Bridgewater, NJ, 08807. To send condolences to the family, visit



Bruce C. Van Arsdale Funeral Home
111 North Gaston Avenue
Somerville, NJ US 08876
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Holy Trinity RC Church
60 Maple Street
Bridgewater, NJ US 08807
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
10:00 AM
St. Bernard Cemetery
551 State Route 28
Bridgewater, NJ US 08807
Wednesday, January 15, 2020


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