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Jerome Fort

October 12, 1948 May 1, 2018
Jerome Fort
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Jerome Fort was born October 12, 1948 at Somerset Hospital in Somerville, NJ to the late Louie and Vinnie Fort. He departed this life May 1, 2018 at Lyons V.A. Medical Center in Lyons, NJ. Jerome attended Robert Morris public school system in South Bound Brook, NJ, then moved on to Bound Brook High School in Bound Brook, NJ where he graduated. Jerome played baseball while he was in school and he loved to tease the girls just to see the smiles on their faces. Jerome loved shooting pool, bowling and playing baseball. Whatever he set his mind to, he made sure he was great at it.

Once he graduated high school, he became employed at American Cyanamid Company in Bound Brook, NJ. In 1969 he joined the U. S. Army during the Vietnam War. When he came home from the Army, he went back to work at American Cyanamid. Jerome was also employed with John Wiley and Son Company in Somerset, NJ where he retired from in 2011 to relax and enjoy his life. He enjoyed doing crossword puzzles and watching old TV shows like Perry Mason.

Jerome is predeceased by his parents Louie Fort, Sr. and Vinnie Fort; his brother Louie Fort, Jr. and his nephew Kyle W. Fort.

Jerome leaves to cherish his memory his children Darcy Cobb, Troy Lewis, Jerome R. Fort (Laticia), Selese Fort, Rayna Fort and Daniel Fort (Keira); his sisters Carolyn Perry , Rosa and Oreen Fort; twin brothers Ronald and Donald Fort; 10 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; 3 nephews Edward and Jason Fort and Jermaine Lloyd; 3 nieces Dana Newton, Dawn Hendershot and Brittney Fort. Also surviving are a host of family and close friends.


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10:00 AM 5/11/2018 10:00:00 AM - 1:00 PM 5/11/2018 1:00:00 PM
Brown's Funeral Home

122 Plainfield Avenue
Plainfield, NJ 07060

Brown's Funeral Home
122 Plainfield Avenue Plainfield 07060 NJ
United States

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Franklin Memorial Park & Mausoleum

1800 Lincoln Hwy (Route 27 & Cozzens Lane)
North Brunswick, NJ 08902

Franklin Memorial Park & Mausoleum
1800 Lincoln Hwy (Route 27 & Cozzens Lane) North Brunswick 08902 NJ
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