Erik K. Polhemus
(July 4, 1971 - June 25, 2013)
Flemington, NJ "“ Erik K. Polhemus, 41, entered into eternal life on Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at Robert Wood Johnson University Medical Center in New Brunswick surrounded by his loving family. Born in Flemington, he resided in Ringoes most of his life until settling to Raritan Township after his marriage.
A graduate of Hunterdon Central High School, Erik was a clerk with Shop Rite in Flemington for the past seven years. His true passion in life was spending time with his family especially his precious daughter Noelle. In his spare time, he loved riding his motorcycle and driving his Corvette.
Erik was predeceased by his grandfather, Kenneth Polhemus, Sr. and maternal grandmother Judith Hamilton.
Erik leaves behind to cherish his memory, his beloved wife Christina Serafin-Polhemus; precious daughter, Noelle Polhemus; dear parents, Kenneth Polhemus of Ringoes and Kristina (Keiderling) Polhemus of Freehold Township; loving siblings, brother, Brian Polhemus and his wife Sarah of Ringoes, and sister, Kara Polhemus of Bethlehem Township. He will be deeply missed by his adored nieces Chloe and Mimi Polhemus; paternal grandmother, Kathrine Polhemus of Ringoes; uncles, Kyle Keiderling, Sr. of LasVegas, NV, and Keith "Ode" Keiderling of Pittstown; mother-in-law and father-in-law, Walter and Janina Serafin of Raritan Township; brother-in-law, Michael Serafin of Denton, TX, and many cousins.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend visitation at Countryside Funeral Home, 724 Route 202 North, Three Bridges, NJ 08887
Friday, June 28 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.
Saturday, June 29 from 10:30-11:00 a.m.
Funeral services will begin at the funeral home on Saturday, June 29 at 11:00 a.m. with Fr. Tom Serafin of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Roman Catholic Church in Three Bridges officiating. Committal words and interment will follow at Union Cemetery in Ringoes.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family in Erik's memory for Noelle's College Fund.
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