John J Roden, 54, passed away at his residence in Highland Park on June 18, 2013. He was born in Edison, lived there most of his life before moving to Highland Park a couple of years ago. He was predeceased by his wife Elsie. John is survived by his 3 sisters Jean Collaro, Elizabeth Chris and Patricia Mintchwarner; his brother Michael Roden and many nieces and nephews. Funeral Arrangements and cremation were private under the direction of the Boylan Funeral Home, 10 Wooding Ave. Edison.