Patricia (Pat) Dankin, 76 – 6/28/2020.

Pat Dankin, 76 of Manasquan passed away on Sunday June 28, 2020. Pat was born & raised in Perth Amboy, NJ. Pat was a school psychologist for Old Bridge Board of Education for 25 years. When Pat and her husband Bob retired they moved to Manasquan. Pat loved the town and the beach, but most of all she loved her family and grandchildren.

Pat is survived by her loving husband of 54 years, Robert Dankin, her two sons and their wives, Daniel & Caren Dankin of Fanwood, NJ, and David & Kristin Dankin of Oradell, NJ. Pat was the cherished grandmother of Lauryn, Jacob, Cian, and Emma.

Arrangements are under the care of Orender Family Home for Funerals. All services are private. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to St. Martha’s Church, 3800 Herbertsville Rd., Pt. Pleasant, NJ 08742.

Albert Valverde – 6/25/2020

Al Valverde, 95, passed away on June 25, 2020 at his home and surrounded by his loving family. Al was a WWII veteran who received the Asiatic Pacific Service Medal; Good Conduct Medal; and the WWII Victory Medal.

Al was predeceased by his wife Mary and son Edward. He is survived by his loving Joyce and grandson Zachary.

Al is also survived by his partner of 30 years, Carol Notte.

Arrangements were private and handled by Orender Family Home for Funerals.

Bud Taylor passed away 6/1/2020.

Nelson ” Bud” L Taylor, Jr, 90, of New Providence passed away Monday June 1, 2020 at home.

Born and raised in Rahway he lived in Clark for many years and later Manasquan before moving to New Providence.

Bud was a graduate of Rahway High School where played basketball, baseball, tennis and was co-capitan of the football team. After High School he attended the Peddie School where he was labeled the outstanding newcomer, later Bud graduated from Colgate University Hamilton, NY.

He was a US Army Veteran serving as a SGT during the Korean War.

Bud was employed in his family business, West End Garage, Rahway NJ.

He served on the Board Of Trustees of Rahway Hospital for 41 years and was past chairman of the Rahway Hospital Foundation. He was on the Board of Directors of Liberty Bank, Rahway and Hazelwood Cemetery, Clark. Bud was a longtime member of the Rahway Kiwanis Club serving as Past President.

Surviving is his beloved wife of 60 years Vera (nee Catalano), he was the devoted father of James and Thomas Taylor and Patricia Peacock. He was also loved by eight grandchildren: Emily, Kate, Margy, Jane, Ali, Jack, Anna and Josephine.

Burial will be in Hazelwood Cemetery, Clark, NJ.

Ruth Alice Potts – 5/21/2020

Ruth Alice Potts passed away on 5/21. Ruth Alice was a resident here at Four Seasons until she relocated to Sunnyside Manor.

Her husband, Arthur Potts, founded our American Legion Post 529.

Information on services will come at a later date.

Florence (Flo) Guippone 5/16/2020

Florence (Flo) Guippone passed away on Saturday May 16, 2020 @ Jersey Shore Medical Center.

Flo had a strong faith and was a member of St. Marks of Sea Girt where she was active in The Eucharistic Ministry.

She is survived by her husband of 63 years Allen, her four children and their spouses, 11 grandchildren, and her sister.

Arrangements are under the care of Orrender Family Home for Funerals. Entombment is private @ St. Catherine’s Mausoleum, Sea Girt. In Flo’s giving spirit memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice, or do a good in honor of her.

Paul Gately, 76, passed away on April 19, 2020.

Paul Gately passed away at home on April 19, with his loving wife Mary Ann at his side. Paul was a graduate of St. Rose HS in Belmar and recognized throughout NJ as an accomplished runner, setting records in cross-country and mile events. He ran in the renowned Milrose Games in NYC and was awarded a track scholarship to The University of Notre Dame.

Paul is survived by his wife Mary Ann, brothers, sisters, and extended family members all of whom loved him dearly. In keeping with CDC and Diocese of Trenton guidelines a Mass for family and friends will be scheduled at a later date. Arrangements are under the care of Orender Family Home for Funerals, Manasquan, NJ. To send condolences to the family please visit

Jerry Lynch 4/6/2020

Jerry Lynch founder of the Belmar-LakeComo St. Patrick’s Day Parage, Hotel Owner, Prominent Tenor. Gerald Vincent Lynch of Wall passed away on April 6, 2020 at Jersey Shore Medical Center.

Jerry and jhis wife Frances were married in 1952 and moved to Belmar in 1963. Jerry owned and operated Jerry Lynch’s Hotel in Belmar, the Erin Hotel and was a partner in Steve Gepp’s Pub, all in Belmar.

Jerry was a parishioner of St. Rose parish and served as a choir member and soloist for over 40 years. Jerry & Fran moved to Wall in 1997 and became parishioners of St. Denis Church.

Jerry is survived by his wife of over 61 years, Frances, as well as 2 sisters. He had 29 loving nieces and nephews, and many great nieces and nephews.

The burial service will be private. A memorial mass will be held at St. Rose’s Church, Belmar, NJ at a later date. In lieu of flowers please make donations to St. Rose Grammar School, 605 6th Avenue, Belmar, NJ 07719.