Paul “Kip” Jarrett, III, 69 died Monday at the Hunterdon Medical Center.
Born and raised in Lambertville, NJ, he spent most of his life in Stockton. He was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church. Kip served as a Captain in the United States Marine Corp and was a decorated Vietnam pilot flying over 500 combat missions.
He earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from Mount St. Mary’s University and was a graduate of the Tuck Executive Program at Dartmouth College.
Kip has more than 32 years of experience in finance. He has held positions with Paul Jarrett and Associates from 1999 until 2012, Bihler of America, Inc. from 1992 until 1999, Ultra Bancorporation from 1971 until 1989, served as President and member of the Board of Directors for First National Bank of Central Jersey from 1987 until1989.
Kip was a former member of the Board of Trustees and Chairman of the Audit Committee of the Hunterdon Healthcare System in Flemington, NJ, as well as Chairman of the Board of Trustees for Mid-Jersey Health Corporation. He is also a member of MD Advantage, Lawrenceville, NJ, a member of the Board of Directors of the UTM World Holdings, Ltd., and a member of the Raritan Valley Community College Board of Trustees, Branchburg, NJ.
Son of the late Paul B. Jarrett, Jr. and Eileen Moonan Jarrett, he is survived by his wife, Janice Lambert Jarrett, two sons Tom Conley of Saylorsburg, PA, Derek Jarrett of Wilmington, NC, his daughter, Susie Field and her husband, Derek, of Cherry Hill, NJ, and his grandchildren: Cody Conley and Taegan, Greer, Gannon and Quinn Field.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday, December 22 at 11:00 AM at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 44 Bridge St. Lambertville. Burial will follow in the Barber Burial Grounds, Delaware Twp. Calling hours will be Friday from 6-9 PM at the Garefino Funeral Home, 12 N. Franklin St. Rt. 179 Lambertville.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Hunterdon Medical Center Regional Cancer Center, 2100 Wescott Dr. Flemington, NJ 08822, the Raritan Valley Community College Ray Bateman Student Center, 118 Lamington Rd., Branchburg, NJ 08876 or the Marine Corp Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka , KS 66675.