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Gary O'Leary

Gary O'Leary

Thursday, September 22nd, 1960 Tuesday, July 30th, 2019

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Obituary for Gary L. O'Leary

Gary L. O’Leary, 58, of Wall Township and formerly of the Vailsburg section of Newark died on Tuesday, July 30, 2019.
Gary was a 1978 graduate of Wall High School, and a proud veteran who served as a Corporal in the Marines, 1st Recon Marine Division, before being honorably discharged in 1981. His special forces deployment challenged him to excel as a paratrooper, scuba diver, in mountain warfare and finally brother to all Marines.
Gary was a career Operating Engineers Local 68 union worker whose sites included Newark Airport, Anheuser Busch and he retired from the Chief Engineer position at AT&T Data Center in Piscataway.
He was predeceased by loving father John “Jack” O’Leary and his brother, Daniel O’Leary. He is survived by his wife Lorraine (Gargiulo) O’Leary and he was the beloved father of Jack and Jenni. He is also survived by his mother Patricia O’Leary of Cape Coral, Florida, sister Patricia Pindar and husband Michael Pindar of Wall, nephew Michael Pindar, brother Kevin O’Leary and wife Laura of Oakland and nieces Danielle and Jessica O’Leary, niece Sarah Gentile and nephew Justin O’Leary. He will be dearly missed by the extended Gargiulo family as well.
Visitation will take place at O’Brien Funeral Home, 2028 Hwy. 35, Wall, on Thursday, August 1, 2019, from 2-8 PM. The funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Denis Church, Manasquan, on Friday, August 2, 2019, at 10 AM, followed by burial with military honors at Atlantic View Cemetery, Manasquan. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Lakeland Marine Care Fund, PO Box 8, Pompton Lakes, NJ 07442, or via www.lakelandmarinecarefund.org. Condolences may be sent via www.obrienfuneralhome.com.

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  • Visitation

    Thursday, August 1st, 2019 | 2:00pm - 8:00pm
    O'Brien Funeral Home - Wall
    2028 NJ-35
    WALL, NJ
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    Thursday, August 1st, 2019
    2:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Service

    Friday, August 2nd, 2019 | 10:00am
    St. Denis Church
    90 Union Avenue
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    Friday, August 2nd, 2019
    Fr. Bill Lago
  • Interment

    Atlantic View Cemetery - Manasquan
    49 Forest Avenue
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Carole Dillon

In memory of my wonderful Nephew Gary O'Leary. For your great laughs with life and thank you for your service. You have a special place in my heart. Love Aunt Petie
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So sorry for the loss of Gary he was a dear old friend of mine Bobby Pezzino
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Lorraine, Jack and Jenni-Our deepest sympathies. Love, Ken Erika, Aidan and Sarah
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