Father John P. Hudert, M.M., who served in Tanzania for 25 years, died April 16 at the Paramount at Somers Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Somers. He was 86.
Father Hudert was in Tanzania, 1978-1991 and 1962-1974. He also served at Maryknoll in Ossining, and in Colorado and Washington.
Born in Pompton Lakes, N.J., Father Hudert entered Maryknoll in 1953 and was ordained in 1962.
His sisters, Maureen Eberhardt, Kathleen Hudert and Sister Dorothea Hudert, M.M., survive him.
A Funeral Mass was celebrated April 21 in Queen of Apostles Chapel at Maryknoll in Ossining. His cremated remains were placed in the columbarium at Maryknoll.