June 20, 1942 - April 14, 2021
Dr. Radhakrishna Reddy, 78, of Manalapan NJ, passed away on Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at the CentraState Medical Center in Freehold, NJ. Radhakrishna was born on June 20, 1942 to Ramanareddy Kondlapudi, and Yasoda Althuru Reddy, in Butchireddipalem, Andhra Pradesh, India. Radhakrishna attended Loyola College in Vijayawanda, and Andhra Medical College in Vizag, graduating in 1965. He came to the United States in 1966. Dr. Radhakrishna Reddy started residency training in pediatrics at Nassau County Medical Center in Mineola (Long Island) and completed the training in Pediatrics at Kings County Hospital Center/ SUNY Downstate Medical Center. Brooklyn, New York. After a year of fellowship training in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology at the same institution, he joined the Department of Pediatrics as a fulltime physician at Kings County Hospital Center. He worked as a supervising physician in Pediatric Emergency Room during the afternoon/night shift until his retirement from Kings County Hospital in 2002. His responsibilities included providing emergency medical care to children as well as teaching medical students and pediatric residents. He was a respected physician and a teacher. In addition to his fulltime work at Kings County Hospital Center, he also had private office for practice of pediatrics. He shared the office with Dr. Yogendra Saxena initially followed by Dr. Om Bansal. Dr. Reddy retired from private practice in 2016. He was a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He loved to play tennis and socialize with friends. Radhakrishna and his wife Jamuna, lived in Brooklyn, and Staten Island, NY, before moving to Manalapan in 2006. Radhakrishna is survived by his son, Pradeep Reddy; his daughter, Arathi Reddy; several nieces and his best friends, Dr. Srinivas Bhupathi, Dr. Apparao Donthamsetty, Dr. Sreedhar Rao, Dr. Sudhakar Bhagavath, Dr. Yogendra Saxena, Dr. Om Bansal. He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Jamuna Reddy, in 2019, his father, Ramanareddy Kondlapudi, and his mother, Yasoda Althuru. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 24, 2021, from 1:00 PM, to 3:00 PM, at the Holy Cross Crematory, 840 Cranbury Rd., East Brunswick, NJ. Cremation will follow at the Holy Cross Crematory. Both flowers, and donations are appreciated. Memorials are suggested to the St. Jude Childrens Hospital and Research Center.
Dr. Radhakrishna Reddy, 78, of Manalapan NJ, passed away on Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at the CentraState Medical Center in Freehold, NJ. Radhakrishna was born on June 20, 1942 to Ramanareddy Kondlapudi, and Yasoda Althuru Reddy, in Butchireddipalem,... View Obituary & Service Information
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