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Harold R. Carrillo Sr.


Harold R. Carrillo Sr., 86, of East Hanover, N.J., formerly of Middletown, fell asleep on Friday, September 27, 2019 surrounded by his loving family.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 1 p.m. at Matinchek Funeral Home, 260 E. Main St., Middletown, Pa.

While living in Middletown, he was a member of First Zion Baptist Church.

Harold was born on October 21, 1932 in Middletown, Pa.

He was the son of the late Leo and Nellie Carrillo.

He was a 1950 graduate of Middletown High School. Harold served in the U.S. Army. He attended A&T College, where he received his BS in Physical Education. He was inducted into the NC State University Sports Football Hall of Fame. His passion was attending Homecomings at both Middletown and with his Aggies. Professionally he was a successful Realtor and Broker in New Jersey. Harold enjoyed his family, friends and good food.

In addition to his parents, Harold was preceded in death by his son Jason and siblings Robert Carrillo, Winfield Gantz, Reba Romain, Mae Allsup and June Eloisa.

He is survived by his loving wife Candace; six children Brett, Crystal, Harold Jr., Mario, Richard and Karri; 12 grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.