Stephen P. Oberheim, 74, of Princeton Junction, died October 1, 2018, with his family by his side.
Born in Flushing, NY to Arthur J. and Pauline (Ziembo) Oberheim on October 6, 1943. Graduated from Queens College. Worked for 50 years as a computer programmer for IBM and then in market research for The Gallup Organization and Multi-Sponsor Surveys. His great source of joy was working with children. He was an Indian Guide Chief, Cubmaster of Pack 66 for 12 years, managed, coached and was treasurer of the West Windsor Little League, coached and managed Babe Ruth Baseball as well as the All Star team, and was the voice of West Windsor Wildcats football. He also played softball in the West Windsor League and for the St. David the King team.
He is survived by his loving wife, Carole (Kuklis) of 53 years and his brothers Arthur J. (Edie) and Dr. William S. (Nancy) and his three sons, Stephen J. (Janet), Bryan P. (Laurie Schatz) and Jason W. (Christina), as well as six grandchildren, Lauren, Hailey, Stephen N., Justin, Emily and Christopher. He will also be remembered by his numerous nephews, nieces, cousins and dear friends.
Mass of Christian Burial is scheduled for Saturday, October 6th at 11:00 a.m., preceded by visitation from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at St. David the King Catholic Church, 1 New Village Road, Princeton Junction, NJ, under the direction of Mather Hodge Funeral Home in Princeton (https://matherhodge.com). In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in his memory to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 (https://www.stjude.org)
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