Obituaries: Azzolina, Brookshire, Kober

Services were scheduled last week for Joseph Azzolina Sr., the founder and president of Food Circus Supermarkets, a Foodtown operator based here. Azzolina died at age 84 after a battle with pancreatic cancer, according to reports. Before founding Food Circus, Azzolina had served in the U.S. Navy in World War II and in the Korean War, and later was also very active

Joseph Azzolina Sr.

MIDDLETOWN, N.J. — Services were scheduled last week for Joseph Azzolina Sr., the founder and president of Food Circus Supermarkets, a Foodtown operator based here. Azzolina died at age 84 after a battle with pancreatic cancer, according to reports. Before founding Food Circus, Azzolina had served in the U.S. Navy in World War II and in the Korean War, and later was also very active in politics, serving as both a state representative and senator. Azzoli

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