Frederick C. Martinek, 74 of Manahawkin, NJ passed away on January 12, 2017 at Southern Ocean Medical Center, Manahawkin. Born in Hackensack, NJ, he lived in Little Ferry, NJ before moving to Manahawkin 25 years ago. He was the owner/operator of Joseph Martinek Food Products, Little Ferry. He was a member of the Beach Haven West Civic Association, a former member of the Ridgefield Park Elks and a member of the American Sokol, Little Ferry.
Frederick is predeceased by his parents, Joseph and Christina Purcaro Martinek, his wife Edwina Grande Martinek, his daughter Kathleen Martinek and his sister Carole Sancio.
He is survived by his son Joseph F. Martinek, his four grandchildren, Samantha Banner, Joseph Martinek Jr., Danielle Banner and Michael Martinek.
Visiting hours will be held on Monday, January 16, 2017 from 11am to 1pm at Maxwell-Tobie Funeral Home, 573 Mill Creek Rd., Manahawkin, NJ 08050. Committal and entombment will follow at Ocean County Memorial Park, Waretown.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you tell someone you care about that you love them.