Howard M. Repp Sr., age 69, of Newport, NJ, passed away on Sunday April 23, 2023 at his home. Howard is predeceased by his parents Philip and Florence Repp. He is the beloved husband of the late Patricia "Patti" Repp. Loving father of Howard Repp Jr. and Philip C. Repp; step-father of Don Meeks Jr. Proud grandfather of Ava, Niels, and Madon Meeks. Dear brother of the late Philip and John Repp. He is also survived and will be sadly missed by several cousins, nieces and nephews.
Howard was born in Vineland, NJ and was a longtime Cumberland County resident, also spending some time living in Texas. He worked as a lead engine reworker for Airwork in Millville, NJ, follwed by Dallas Airmotive in Dallas, TX, retiring in 2019. He also spent time working at Repp's bakery in Vineland and his family's marina in Tuckahoe in his earlier years.
Howard was an avid fisherman and loved being on the water. Through the years, he received his Merchant Marine License and his Private Pilot's License. He also enjoyed riding motorcycles and traveling in his RV with his wife Patti.
Relatives and friends are invited to join the Repp family for a viewing on Monday May 1, 2023 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm and again on Tuesday May 2, 2023 from 9:30 to 10:00 am at the Christy Funeral Home, 11 W. Broad St., Millville, NJ. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday May 2 at 10:30 am at Parish of All Saints Church, 621 Dock St., Millville, NJ. Interment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, Millville, NJ. Condolences and memories may be shared on the tribute wall.
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