John S. Walters Jr, age 58, died suddenly March 2, 2021. Born on August 18, 1962, he was a long-time resident of Deptford NJ.  John is predeceased by his mother, Maria A. Walters (nee Mitchell) Survived by his father John S. Sr., brother Joseph Walters (Donna), sisters Rita Kirk (late Ralph) and Maria Walters, 3 Nieces and 3 Nephews.

John is a graduate of Deptford Township High School, Class of 1980 and attended Rutgers University, New Brunswick NJ. John was best known for his years as a standout Defensive Lineman for the Deptford Spartans and Rutgers Scarlet Knights. He was named All South Jersey Nose Guard for the Spartans in 1979 and went on to play for The Rutgers Scarlet Knights where he suffered a career ending injury. 

John enjoyed photography, the Philadelphia Eagles, collecting baseball cards, and the Beatles. John will be missed by his family and friends. 

Due to the current restrictions caused by the Covid-19 Pandemic,
Services will be private.

Fertig Funeral Home, LLC

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