John Carl Tarabocchia

John Carl Tarabocchia, 71, of Rockaway

John Carl Tarabocchia, 71, of Rockaway passed away on November 1, 2017 at Llanfair House Care & Rehab Center in Wayne, NJ. John was born in Yugoslavia and lived in Italy until age 9 when he moved to the United States and settled in the Morris County area of New Jersey. John lived in Lake Hiawatha and Rockaway.

John was a carpenter who owned and operated JCT Remodeling in Boonton. He proudly served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War.

Visitation will be held on Saturday November 4, 2017, from 2-6 PM, at The Dangler Lewis and Carey Funeral Home, 312 West Main Street Boonton, NJ 07005. A Catholic Service will commence at 5:30 PM. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in John's name to the Alzheimer's Association, 400 Morris Avenue, Suite 251, Denville, NJ 07834-1365.

John is survived by his beloved wife of 36 years Monica (nee Nathan), and his loving children John C. Jr. and his wife Lisa and Janelle Lauterbach and her husband Tommy. He is also survived by his adored grandchildren Alyssa, Matthew and Alexa. John was the caring brother of Libe Hroncich and the late Bruno.