John Joseph James Haller
August 9, 1962 - November 1, 2019
John Joseph James Haller, age 57, of Bear, DE, passed away on Friday, November 1, 2019, after years of battling cancer.
Born in North Philadelphia, PA on August 9, 1962, he was a son of Marian (Garvey) Haller-Bacon and the late John Haller.
John was raised in South Jersey and attended Kean University. After graduation, he moved to Brooklyn, NY and married his teenage sweetheart. They later moved to Northern Delaware and raised their two boys. John was always most appreciative of his family and friends. Most of all, he was incredibly proud of his children and their accomplishments. John enjoyed being a member of the Knights of Columbus and was very active with Boy Scout Troop 274.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his loving wife of 30 years, by whom he will be dearly missed, Esther (Koster) Haller; sons, John Patrick and Thomas Haller; brother, Jeff Haller; sister, Meg Kennedy; and step-father, John Bacon.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 9:30 am until 10:30 am on Saturday, November 9, 2019 at Our Lady of Fatima R.C. Church, 801 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE 19720, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10:30 am. Interment will be held privately in Lakeview Memorial Park, Cinnaminson, NJ.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Our Lady of Fatima R.C. Church at the address listed above or to Boy Scout Troop 274, c/o Stephanie John, 304 2nd Street, Newark, DE 19711.