Jeffrey A. Ozug,
brother of Father John Ozug

WARWICK, R.I. — Jeffrey A. Ozug, 54, passed away suddenly June 25 at Kent Hospital in Warwick, R.I. 

He was born in Fall River to the late John S. and Helen (Garcia) Ozug. He is survived by two siblings: Father John C. Ozug of Fall River and Elizabeth A. Wright (late husband Matthew) of West Warwick, R.I. and several loving extended family and friends.

Ozug was a successful regional sales manager for Cast Lighting of Hawthorne, N.J. His territory included all of New England, New York and previously the Carolina’s to Florida. Prior to this position he was president and CFO of the International Pottery Alliance of Somerset, which allowed him to travel extensively throughout the world. He made the best out of his travels and took advantage of enjoying the various cuisines and cultures of: Malaysia, Thailand, Italy, Australia, Germany, China, Indonesia and several others. 

He was notorious for his all-around sports knowledge and was no doubt a New England Sports fan. He enjoyed boating on the Sakonnet River, through Mount Hope Bay into Block Island sound. He enjoyed fishing, golfing and dining out. Ozug brought his infectious smile and humor wherever he went, always seen while spending time with friends and family. 

A Funeral Mass was celebrated at St. Mary’s Church in West Warwick on June 30. Burial followed in Notre Dame Cemetery, Fall River.

Carpenter-Jenks Funeral Home & Crematory, West Warwick, was in charge of the arrangements.


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