John R. Mansfield

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John R. Mansfield

***TO VIEW LIVE STREAM OF SERVICE ON SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 22, FROM 3:30 PM - 4 PM PLEASE CLICK ON THE "PHOTOS & VIDEOS" TAB ABOVE, SCROLL DOWN AND CLICK ON WEBCAST. IF VIEWING FROM A PHONE, SCROLL TO BOTTOM OF "FUNERAL DETAILS" PAGE AND CLICK ON WEBCAST* John R. Mansfield, 73 of Brielle passed away on Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Neptune with his loving family by his side. John was born in Indiana and later moved to NJ where he graduated from East Brunswick High School. A scholar and an athlete, John attended The College of William & Mary on a full football scholarship, received his undergraduate degree from Memphis State, a master’s degree from Penn State, and a doctorate from Rutgers University. John was an educator for many years, serving students and communities as a teacher, coach, Vice-Principal, and Principal in East Brunswick, as Assistant-Superintendent and Superintendent in South Orange-Maplewood, and as the Superintendent of Schools in Jackson, NJ. Over the last 30 years, John started and led a financial planning business with many clients who valued his pragmatic advice, honesty, and sense of humor. John was predeceased by his parents Keith and Elizabeth Mansfield. He is survived by his devoted wife Jane Mansfield of Brielle; his children John “Keith” Mansfield and his wife Cristina of Bel Air, MD, Todd Mansfield and his wife Christie of Chatham, NJ, Courtney Forrester and her husband David of Sea Girt, NJ, and Megan Mehlmann and her husband Mark of Brick, NJ. John was the cherished grandfather of Alyssa, Kaylin, August, Jared, Angela, Felix, Lucia, Emily, Brett and Rachel. He is also survived by a brother Richard Mansfield and his wife Sabine of California and a sister Darla Pagliari and her husband Dan of Arizona. Family and friends are invited to attend a memorial visitation on Sunday, November 22, 2020 from 12 noon until 4 pm at Orender Family Home for Funerals 2643 Old Bridge Road Manasquan, NJ 08736. The funeral service will begin at 3:30 pm. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Fisher House 12300 Twinbrook Pkwy #410 Rockville, MD 20852 or by going online at https://engage.fisherhouse.org/site/Donation2?2262.donation=form1&df_id=2262&mfc_pref=T To send condolences to the family please visit https://orenderfamilyhome.net/.
September 19, 1947 - November 17, 202009/19/194711/17/2020
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8 Trees have been planted in memory of John Mansfield.

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Tribute Store

November 22, 2020

The planting of 3 memorial trees in the honor of John R. Mansfield has been arranged by Tribute Store. Planted in Kirtland Habitat Restoration MI. Plant a tree
To a life well lived John; you made this world a better place.
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Audrey and Len Elovitz

November 22, 2020

The planting of 1 memorial tree in the honor of John R. Mansfield has been arranged by Audrey and Len Elovitz. Planted in Kirtland Habitat Restoration MI. Plant a tree
John was good friend for over 40 years. We will miss him dearly.
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Tribute Store

November 20, 2020

The planting of 1 memorial tree in the honor of John R. Mansfield has been arranged by Tribute Store. Planted in Kirtland Habitat Restoration MI. Plant a tree
Our deepest sympathies.We will always remember John as the wonderful man he was. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Much love, Rick and Debby
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Tribute Store

November 20, 2020

The planting of 1 memorial tree in the honor of John R. Mansfield has been arranged by Tribute Store. Planted in Kirtland Habitat Restoration MI. Plant a tree
From Richard and Sabine
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John Schroth

November 20, 2020

The planting of 1 memorial tree in the honor of John R. Mansfield has been arranged by John Schroth. Planted in Kirtland Habitat Restoration MI. Plant a tree
With deepest sympathy, John and I were high school classmates and team mates on our high school football team.We remained close friends for decades .
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Darla & Dan Pagliari

November 19, 2020

The planting of 1 memorial tree in the honor of John R. Mansfield has been arranged by Darla & Dan Pagliari. Planted in Kirtland Habitat Restoration MI. Plant a tree
He was my big brother, my protector as a child, always a shoulder to lean on as an adult. Dan and I will miss him more than we can possible express.

Trees planted in Kirtland Habitat Restoration, MI