LITTLE FERRY, N.J. -- John Joseph Monnett, of Little Ferry, died on Jan. 10. He was 21.
He was born on Aug. 24, 1995. After battling mental health issues for years, he is now at peace with the Lord. He graduated Ridgefield Park High School in 2013. He participated in Track & Field and excelled in the discus throw and javelin, competing on a National Level. He enjoyed racing quads, landscaping and boxing many years for the P.A.L. He will always be remembered for his long beautiful hair, big smile and huge hugs.
He is survived by his parents, Anna Pearce and Raymond Monnett; his twin sister, Brianna Monnett; his brothers, Clifford McPeak II and his wife Vicki, and Raymond Monnett; and his sister, Danielle Blazejewicz and her husband Mark; grandparents, Anna and John Pearce and the late Sophie and Raymond Monnett and the late Anna & Joseph Visotsky; aunts and uncles, Michele Monnett, John Pearce, and Robert Pearce and his wife Elise; cousins,Tara Pearce, Alyssa LoCascio and her husband Sal and Nikki Pearce.