John S. Urbine

Born: Wed., Apr. 16, 1947
Died: Mon., Jul. 2, 2018


2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Fri., Jul. 06, 2018
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Fri., Jul. 06, 2018
Location: Scott & Kedz Home for Funerals

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Sat., Jul. 07, 2018
Location: Scott & Kedz Home for Funerals

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 John S. Urbine, Sr. 71, a lifelong resident of Belford, passed away Monday, July 2nd. John was born in East Orange, a son of the late Florence and Stanley J. Urbine. John moved to Belford when he was 7 and has made Belford his home ever since, briefly leaving while he served in the US Air Force. John was a detective  with the Middletown Township Police Department for 20 years and retired in 1997. After retiring as detective, John continued to work with the police as part of their Field Comm team and their Air Unit. John was also actively involved in his community. He was an Ex-Captain of the Belford Engine Fire Company, a member of the Middletown Elks, where he volunteered many hours for in their kitchen and worked with several committees. He also belonged to the Free Masons, the American Legion, the Knights of the Inferno Motorcycle Club and was a former member of the Port Monmouth First Aid Squad. 
 John is  survived by three sons John the 2nd and his wife Maureen , of Belford; Chris, of Boston; and Greg, of New Hampshire. He also leaves behind a sister, Joan Rugge, of Somerdale; a brother, James Urbine, of Freehold; 7 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. John predeceased by his brother Jeffrey in 2010, his father Stanley last year, and his mother Florence.
   Friends and relatives may pay their respects Friday from 2-4 & 7-9 pm and Saturday from 10 - 11 am just prior to the funeral service at Scott & Kedz Home for Funerals. Burial and committal will follow at Bayview Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Belford Engine Fire Company.



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Lee Caruso
   Posted Tue July 03, 2018
I am so very sorry to hear of John's passing. I worked with him a lot of years in Middletown. He was a good guy and always willing to help. My deepest sympathies to the family.

Nancy Tyrpak
   Posted Wed July 04, 2018
Sincere Sympathy, Donna & Jim For Your Loss. May Your Memories Ease Your Pain & Sorrow!♡

Brian McLaughlin
   Posted Wed July 04, 2018
As a Probation Officer I worked with john, with the Shoplifters program many times.He helped a lot of children.God Bless.

J Hill
   Posted Sat July 07, 2018
RIP, John: Is was great knowing you and wonderful working with you! - Ptlm. J Hill, MTPD Ret.

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