In loving memory of

John D. Milliner, Sr.
August 23, 1948 - September 2, 2021

John D. Milliner, Sr., on September 2, 2021, of Blackwood, formerly of Deptford. Age 73.

Beloved father of John Milliner, Jr., Douglas Milliner (Misty), and Jeanine Miele. Loving grandfather of Desiree (Russell), Kamryn, Jadeyn, Rylee, Stephan, Jimmy, Ava, and Gavin. Longtime partner of the late Joanne Hoffman. Former husband of Jean Milliner, who has been his loving caretaker for many months. Dear brother of Patty (Ruth) and the late Jackie. Also survived by his niece Donna, nephew Marc, and many other nieces, nephews, and great nieces and nephews.

John enjoyed spending time with his grandkids. He loved golfing, camping, and riding his Harley motorcycle. He was a respected member of Operating Engineers Local #825 for 42 years. He was a good friend of Bill W. and mentored many through the years.

There will be a viewing Friday 6pm to 8pm and Saturday 9am to 10am at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Funeral Service 10am at the funeral home. Interment private.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in John's memory to the American Cancer Society (


Terri Dukes-Beach wrote on Sep 8, 2021:

"So Sorry for your loss he was a wonderful and kind man."

Susan (Ridgell) Reed wrote on Sep 5, 2021:

"Sweet Man - Heartfelt Sympathy to his beautiful family "

Desiree Noll wrote on Sep 5, 2021:

"I?m going to miss you. I love and appreciate you more than I can put into words for everything you?ve done for my family. Tell poppop hi"

Bruce Noll wrote on Sep 4, 2021:

"I will miss you John It's getting crowded up there Tell everyone hi"

morris jacobs wrote on Sep 3, 2021:

"John thank you for the Example you set in your time I knew you . May the angels take you high into presence of god."

Jennifer mcguigan wrote on Sep 3, 2021:

"Love and miss you John!! ? Thank You for all the wonderful memories!!!!"

Sandy Crawford wrote on Sep 3, 2021:

"A man many loved. I am so sad. God Bless John, tell Jo I said Hi! Blessings."