John E. Tarsi, 65, of Walnutport, formerly of New Jersey, passed away Thursday, December 16, 2021, at Lehigh Valley Hospital. Born on December 24, 1955, in Phillipsburg, NJ, he was the son of the late Jack and Mary (Hudick) Tarsi. Most recently, John worked for the Northampton Area School District, transporting supplies throughout the district. Prior to that, he was a head cook at a Clinton NJ restaurant. John was a parishioner of St. Nicholas Catholic Church, Walnutport and a member of the Knights of Columbus Chapter 16656. He was an avid football fan and enjoyed attending many games with his daughter and grandchildren.
John is survived by a daughter Kristy Frutchey and her children; Brian & Brielle Jetter, Jayden, Larry, Jr., Justin and Aaron Au.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 11AM on Wednesday, December 22, 2021, at St. Nicholas Catholic Church, 1152 Oak, Walnutport. Family and friends may pay their respects from 10 to 11AM at the church. Arrangements are being handled by Harding Funeral Home, Slatington.