About An Amazing Life|Help

Herbert W
Worthington Jr.

July 31, 1946 – April 26, 2022

Herbert Worthington
Share this tribute
Memorial Candles Lit for Herbert | SEE ALL
"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
— Oliverie Funeral Home
"They were good friends with us for a very long time. We will be miss Herb and Angie, but they will always be in our Hearts"
— Irene , John Gratacos
"Herb and Angi were wonderful people. Greatly missed. mare"

Obituary for Herbert W Worthington Jr.

Herbert W Worthington Jr 75 of Renaissance, Manchester died Tuesday April 26, 2022 at home. Born in Elizabeth he resided in Linden for many years before moving to Manchester in 2010. Herb was very involved with the Vietnam Veterans of America. Over the years he was President of VVA New Jersey State Council, President of LZ Hope, National Chair of the Agent Orange Committee, President of VVA Chapter 779 and Chair of the National Veterans Against Drugs Committee. Although he never truly retired, Herb was employed as Chief Service Officer for Vietnam Veterans of America in Newark for 7 years before retiring in 2008. Herb was a skilled commercial artist and earned his degree from Pratt Institute. He is predeceased by his wife of 53 years, Angela Worthington. Surviving is daughter, Karen Worthington, son, Michael and his wife, Virna Worthington, and their children Isabella and Zachary. Cremation is private. In lieu of flowers please make donations to VVANJ State Council c/o Carlton Rhodes, 559 W 9th Avenue, Roselle, NJ 07203 earmarked for the Service Officer Program.

To send flowers to the family of Herbert W Worthington Jr., please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Interment Information

Ocean County Memorial Park
1722 Silverton Road
Toms River, NJ 08753
Resting Place Extra Info
Share by:
We are continuing to serve families during the COVID-19 crisis. Call (732) 657-4900 or (732) 719-7250 to learn more.