|Death: ||Oct. 3, 2011|
Douglas A. Gifford, 85, of Tinton Falls, passed away on Monday, October 3, 2011, at Care One, Wall. Mr. Gifford was born in Neptune and lived in Manasquan for many years before moving to Tinton Falls five years ago. He was a mechanic at Monmouth Auto Body before retiring, an Army veteran of both WWII and the Korean War, and a longtime member of United Methodist Church, Manasquan.
Mr. Gifford was predeceased by his wife, Gloria (O'Shea) in 2010, and his brother Vernon Gifford. He is survived by his children and their spouses, Donald and Joanne O'Shea, of Lake Como, Mary and Russ McClaren, of Columbia, SC, Joanne and Jerry Frazee, of Manasquan, and Laura Gifford, of Belmar. He is also survived by his sister and her husband, Shirley and Bill Carpenter, of California, as well as eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Visitation will take place on Wednesday, October 5, 2011, from 4-8 PM at the O'Brien Funeral Home, 2028 Hwy. 35, at New Bedford Rd., Wall. A funeral service will be held Thursday, October 6, 2011, at 11 AM at the Manasquan United Methodist Church. Entombment will follow in Atlantic View Cemetery, Manasquan. For more information or to send condolences to the family, please visit www.obrienfuneralhome.com.
Published in Asbury Park Press on October 4, 2011
Gloria F O'Shea Gifford (1925 - 2010)*
Atlantic View Cemetery
New Jersey, USA
Created by: anniefran
Record added: Oct 04, 2011
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