Gerald Maroldo, 91, recently of W. Wildwood, formerly of Haddon Twp., passed away Monday.
A WWII U.S. Navy veteran, he fought valiantly in many sea battles aboard the USS Cowpens in the South Pacific.
He was a longtime resident of Collingswood and the oldest member of the Collingswood Volunteer Fire Company.
Husband of 68 years to Janet Maroldo (nee-Swain); father of Michael G. (Rita) and Stephen G. (JoAnn). He was also survived by nine grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, a brother, Robert and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by siblings Marie, John, Valia and Anthony.
Interment Colestown Cemetery, Cherry Hill, New Jersey