Warren H. Gerhold, 91, of Barnegat, NJ, passed peacefully on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at Southern Ocean Medical Center, Manahawkin, NJ. Born in Brooklyn, NY to his late parents, Herman and Margaret Gerhold, he formerly resided in Glen Rock, NJ. After retiring from Kodak in Fair Lawn, NJ, after 35 years of service, he briefly returned to work at Outwater Hardware. Warren was an avid fisherman, photographer and reader; having some creative hobbies in his younger days, including woodworking, clock-making and stained glass.
He is predeceased by his beloved wife, Joan and two brothers, Richard and Kenneth. Surviving are his three loving children, Thomas Gerhold and wife Donna of Smithsburg, MD, Robert Gerhold and wife Catherine of San Rafael, CA, and Karen Storms of Fair Lawn, NJ, and her partner, Joseph; five cherished grandchildren, Russell, Erika, Michael, Emma and Teresa; sister-in-law, Rosemary Gerhold; as well as many loving nieces and nephews.
Memorial Gathering will be held on Wednesday, October 6, 2021 from 5-7 PM with Services and Eulogy readings from family and friends to begin at 7:00 PM at Barnegat Funeral Home, 841 West Bay Ave., Barnegat, NJ. Interment of cremains will be held privately in George Washington memorial Park, Paramus, NJ. (www.BarnegatFH.com)
In lieu of flowers, donations in Warren’s name are greatly appreciated and can be made to:
Smile Train, PO BOX 96231, Washington, DC 20090-6231, 1-800-932-9541
or the American Cancer Society, PO Box 42040, Oklahoma City, OK, 73123-3000
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