Gordon Allen Jennings

| 02 Jan 2018 | 01:33

    Gordon Allen Jennings, Sr., 77 years old, died after a long illness at Saint Clares Hospital, Dover, N.J., on Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017. Born to Everett and Helen Jennings in Phillipsburg, N.J, he lived in Hainesville, N.J., before moving to Beemerville, NJ 51 years ago.
    Gordon owned and operated Beemerville Auto Wrecking Inc. for 51 years. He was an exempt member of the Beemerville Fire Department and a member of the Sussex Elks Lodge. He enjoyed hunting, flea markets, car shows, stock car racing and was an avid Yankee fan.
    Gordon is predeceased by his wife, Lillian Jennings(2004) and a brother, Donald Jennings (1972) and survived by daughters, Wendy Jennings and her partner, Mick of Beemerville, N.J., Lisa Casterlin and her husband, Thomas of Lafayette, N.J., and sons, Gordon A. Jennings, Jr. and his wife, Michelle of Beemerville, N.J., and Cory Jennings and his wife, Bridget, of Beemerville, N.J. Dear companion of Helen Gardner of Beemerville, N.J. Loving grandfather of Hailey, Jason, Gabby and Megan Jennings, Amy and Tim Praschil, Joshua, Chad, Molly, Peter and Mikey. Great grandfather of Layla, Reese, Sophia, Briar and Giuliana.
    The family will receive their friends at Ferguson Funeral Home, 27 Third Street, Sussex, N.J., on Friday, Jan. 5, 2018, from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment to follow at Beemerville Cemetery. Memorial gifts to the Beemerville Fire Dept., 227 Route 519, Wantage, NJ 07461 would be appreciated. Information and condolences can be found at www.fergusonsussexfuneralhome.com.