Welcome to the memorial page for

Benjamin Del Rosario Chu M.D.

December 28, 1947 ~ August 24, 2017 (age 69)

Benjamin Del Rosario Chu, M.D., 69, of Cranford, NJ, passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 24, 2017 surrounded by family and friends. Born in the Philippines, he graduated from the University of Santo Tomas in 1973 with a Doctor of Medicine degree. Benjamin was a psychiatrist for Trinitas Regional Medical Center (formerly Elizabeth General) since 1981 and retired in 2015. He also had a private practice, Central Jersey Behavioral Health in Cranford. Dr. Chu was the beloved husband of Emma (Aponte) Chu, devoted father of Ivelis Velez Carr, Juan Velez, Janice Lopez, Melanie Chu, and Christopher Chu. He was the loving brother of Amelia David, Belen Laxamana, Andres Manabat, Lourdes Cayanan, Reynaldo Chu, Aida Vigilia, Joselito Chu, Juanito Chu, and the late Kian Sang Chu. He was the cherished grandfather of six, and great grandfather of two. Visitation on Sunday, 4:00-8:00 pm. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral on Monday, August 28, 2017 9:30 am at Krowicki McCracken Funeral Home, 2124 E St. George Ave Linden, NJ 07036, (908)352-9190. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 am. Internment at Graceland Memorial Park, Kenilworth.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Emma Chu NJ Prepaid Funeral Trust Fund would be appreciated. 

 Service Information

August 27, 2017

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Krowicki McCracken Funeral Home
2124 East Saint George Ave.
Linden, NJ 07036

Funeral Service
August 28, 2017

10:00 AM
Krowicki McCracken Funeral Home
2124 East Saint George Ave.
Linden, NJ 07036


Graceland Memorial Park
1900 Galloping Hill Road
Kenilworth, NJ 07033

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