Narciso DeJesus Cruz, 80, of Millville passed away on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at Genesis Millville Center.
Born in Arroyo, Puerto Rico to the late Valentin DeJesus and Maria Cruz, he was a resident of Millville since the late 2000's after residing in Cedarville most of his life. He moved to the mainland United States from Puerto Rico in the early 1950's.
Prior to his retirement, Narciso had worked at Maple Run Farms in Cedarville for many years. He had also worked at several area farms in Rosenhayn. In his free time, Narciso enjoyed spending time with his friends and playing cards, especially solitaire and spades. He also was an avid fan of professional wrestling and his favorite wrestlers were Bruno Sanmartino and Ivan Putski.
He is survived by; his special friend, Nellie P. Anthony of Millville; four step-children, Robin Bonner and her husband, Andrew of Upper Deerfield Twp., De'Angelo Anthony, Jeanette Anthony, Craig Anthony; two sons, Kenneth Shawn Anthony and Derrick J. Anthony as Narciso was the only father they ever knew; three sisters, Angela DeJesus of Puerto Rico, Nicolasa DeJesus of Puerto Rico and Josephina DeJesus of Puerto Rico; his nieces and nephews, Francisca DeJesus Saludos of Puerto Rico, Gerrardo DeJesus of NY and Domingo DeJesus; five step-grandchildren; four step-great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and other family members. He was preceded in death by; two brothers, Cruz DeJesus and Jesus DeJesus and two sisters.
Funeral services will be held privately at the convenience of the family. Written condolences can be sent to the family through the funeral home website at www.padgettfuneralhomes.com.