Seneca Ottey

Obituary of Seneca Ottey

Seneca White Ottey, 60, of Rocky Hill, NJ, died peacefully on September 1, 2011, at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ. Visitation and service will be held at The Mather-Hodge Funeral Home, 40 Vandeventer Ave, Princeton, NJ, on Tuesday September 6, 2011 from 6:00 to 8:30 pm. Funeral Services will be held at 8:30 pm following the visitation. Interment will be Thursday September 8th at the Rocky Hill Cemetery at 10am. Known as 'Sonny' and 'Butch' to many, he was born and raised in Rocky Hill, NJ. He attended Princeton High School and Mercer County College. He worked as an HVAC mechanic at National Starch & Chemical Company for 26 years, and then at Jones Lang LaSalle until retiring in June 2011. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran of the Vietnam War. He was a devoted Mets fan, history buff, and coin collector. He always lent a helping hand. He will be remembered as a loving husband, father, and friend. He was the beloved husband of 25 years to Sheila J (Krzewinski) Ottey; loving father of two daughters Michelle Urban and her husband DJ of Wilmington, NC and Shana Ottey of Rocky Hill, NJ, and son Shane Ottey of Rocky Hill, NJ; brother of William Ottey and his wife Alice of Jamesburg, NJ; brother of Shirley Yost and her husband Jim of Titusville, NJ; and many dear nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Esophageal Cancer Action Network, PO Box 243, Stevenson, MD 21153, www.ecan.org.
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