We are heartbroken to announce the passing of our father, Jerry Patoray, who passed away peacefully, with his family by his side.
Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, Emil and Margaret; his wife, Gail, and son, Craig. Jerry leaves behind his brother, Edward and his wife, Arlene; his sister, Kathleen Andreano, and her husband, Arthur; sons, Kirk and Chad; daughter, Meredith; daughters-in-law, Jennifer and Amy; grandchildren, Julian, Dustin, Jordan, Kaylee, Alexandra, Samantha, Gavin and Holden; step-grandchildren, Tristan and Melinda; many nephews, nieces, great nephews, and great nieces.
Jerry worked at Sears in Hackensack, NJ for more than 40 years. He was a hard worker, who loved history, working on cars, home improvement projects, listening to music, and being at the beach.
A memorial service will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, January 29 at Aloia Funeral Home, 180 Harrison Avenue, Garfield, NJ 180 Harrison Ave, Garfield, NJ 07026.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the family would be appreciated.
May Jerry rest in peace. My sincere sympathy to the family.
Rest peacefully, Jerry. So many memories of you from when I was young(er) and hanging out with Kathy. Sending prayers for peace and comfort to the Patoray family.
Our condolences to the Patoray family on the loss of their wonderful Dad. We all have lost a wonderful man, but Heaven has gained a “special Angel” May he Rest In Peace.