Jonathan Kowalczyk Of Saddle Brook Dies, 33

Jonathan David Kowalczyk of Saddle Brook died on Oct. 16. He was 33 years old.

Jonathan Kowalczyk

Jonathan Kowalczyk

Photo Credit: Kowalczyk family via Kugler Home for Funerals

Jonathan attended Don Bosco Technical High School in Paterson, and later Bergen County Community College.

More than $9,200 had been raised in Jonathan's memory on a GoFundMe as of Nov. 8.

He was being remembered for his heart and caring nature.

"A guy who was always willing to help, have a good time, and would do anything for his friends and loved ones," said Gloria Udrija.

"Jon is a special person, and will always be remembered for his caring way," Darelene Noe said.

He is survived by his mom Mary Pettway and dad Walter Kowalczyk; step-dad Eldrige Pettway and Krystyna Kowalczyk; siblings Lauryn Dillard; Michelle Kowalczyk and Eriq Tyler Pettway; grandparents Irene and Peter Mlynaryk; uncle Mark Mlynaryk; girlfriend Yaribeth Reyes and countless friends.

Services were held at the Kugler Community Home for Funerals last month.

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