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John W. Hardcastle

John W. Hardcastle, 40, of Phillipsburg, NJ, passed away on August 1, 2021, at his residence.

Born March 21, 1981, in Mission Hills, CA, he is the son of Diane M. Huber & Clark F. Saul. He was predeceased by his father, the late Rickey L. Tarboro.

He served with the US Army in Afghanistan as a cavalry scout. John was a member of the YMIA, the Bernadine-May American Legion Post, and St. Philip & St. James Catholic Church. He was a fan of the New York Giants football team and was a very proud veteran.

Survivors, in addition to his parents, are his wife, Ashley Lukachek Hardcastle, and children; John W. Hardcastle Jr., Michael Hardcastle, Silas Hardcastle, and Allison Hardcastle. In addition he is survived by brothers; Rickey L. Tarboro and wife Stefanie, Jason R. Tarboro and wife Wanda, as well as nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be held on Thursday, August 5, 2021 from 6-8 pm at the Finegan Funeral Home at 302 Heckman Street in Phillipsburg, NJ. Funeral services will be held on Friday at 12:30 pm at the funeral home. The interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the funeral home in John’s honor.