In Memoriam



In Memory of
 Harry Pool Jr. 

November 13th, 2013

Harry R Pool, Jr.

Harry R. Pool, Jr., long time Warren County resident, died on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at Hackettstown Regional Medical Center.  He was the son of the late Harry R. Pool, Sr. and Annie Apgar Pool. Mr. Pool's wife, Jo Ann Burger Pool predeceased him in 1997 after 34 years of marriage. 

Mr. Pool grew up in Beattystown, NJ, lived briefly in Flemington, NJ and then spent over 38 years in Port Murray, NJ.  He lived at the House of the Good Shepherd for the last 18 months.  Mr. Pool served proudly for over 30 years with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey as a Manager and Executive of their Risk Management Program.

Mr. Pool graduated from Hackettstown High School, Cook College and Rutgers University with his Master's in Animal Science.  He was very active in local politics serving as Mayor of Mansfield Township as well as on the Environmental Commission and Planning Board for Mansfield Township.  He also served on the Warren County Pollution Control Commission.  Mr. Pool enjoyed Civil War re-enactment and serving his Community.  He was a long time member of the Beattystown Presbyterian Church.

Mr. Pool is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Alyson and Christopher Peacock and grand daughter Katherine Peacock of Allen, Texas and his grandson, Timothy Peacock of Mountain View, California.

Visitation will be held on Sunday, November 17, 2013, 1:00 - 4:00 PM at the Cochran Funeral Home, 905 High St., Hackettstown, NJ 07840.

Graveside Service and interment at Hackettstown Union Cemetery on Monday, November 18, 2013 at 10:00 AM, (please meet at cemetery).

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Warren County Visiting Nurses/Homemaker Services, 18 Broad St., Washington, NJ 07882.



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