Javon Colbert

Obituary of Javon Montage Colbert

Javon Montage Colbert, 23, of Lower Pottsgrove Twp., PA, passed away on June 18, 2022. Born in Reading, PA, on April 1, 1999, Javon was the son of Curtis R. Colbert Jr. and Yolanda C. (Diaz) Colbert.


Javon graduated from Pottsgrove High School in 2018, where he was proud to play on the football team. For the last 5 years, Javon worked at the Nike Factory Store at the Philadelphia Premium Outlets where he was able to live out his true passion of being a “sneakerhead.” Outside of work, Javon loved staying active. He enjoyed exercising at the gym, especially with his father, kayaking, and working on and driving cars. Most of all, Javon loved spending time with family and friends, and especially his longtime girlfriend, Kaitlyn.  


In addition to his parents, Javon is lovingly remembered by his siblings, Arionne Colbert, JaDore Colbert, Arius Colbert, and Ariyah Colbert; his paternal grandmother, Loretta Colbert; his uncles, Custis Colbert and Juan Pagan Jr.; his cousins and a host of other family members; and his girlfriend, Kaitlyn Reiseg.


Javon is predeceased by his paternal grandfather, Curtis Colbert Sr.; and his maternal grandparents, Louis Diaz and JeNay Woodring.


A Life Celebration will take place on Saturday, June 25, 2022, from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Houck & Gofus Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464.


If you are willing and able, please consider making a donation to help defray funeral expenses – please contact the funeral home directly.

Thank you so much for all your love and support during this difficult loss. Thank you for the cards, flowers and donations. There are no words to describe our gratitude for your heartfelt sympathies.