Dr. Jon E. Courtney
Dr. Jon E. Courtney of Lawrenceville, passed away on January 7, 2016 at the age of 80 after a lengthy illness.
Born in Trenton, NJ. Dr. Courtney spent most of his life in in the Mercer County area.
Dr. Courtney was a 1952 graduate of the Hun School in Princeton and 1956 graduate of Princeton University. After graduating from Yale Medical School in 1960, he served in the United States Navy.
Dr. Courtney always enjoyed being a part of the medical field as a psychiatrist, an occupation that afforded him the opportunity to help others. He worked at Carrier Clinic before going into private practice in Mercerville for 35 years.
The son of the late George W. and Dorothy Courtney, he is survived by his wife Carol of Lawrenceville; his son Patrick, daughter in-law Amelia and three granddaughters Jackie, Ava and Sadie all of Pennington. He is also survived by his brother, George W. Courtney Jr. of New Port Richey, FL as well as many nieces and nephews.
The memorial service will be private.
Arrangement are under the direction of the M. William Murphy Funeral Home, 935 Parkway Ave., Ewing, NJ 08618.
lieu of flowers, a donation in Dr. Courtney’s memory may be made to Stand Up To Cancer www.standup2cancer.org (http://bit.ly/1Gz1xjN).
Posted on 10 Jan 2016 by MFH