August 20, 1951 - January 24, 2020
John M Garby, age 68 of Asbury Park, died peacefully Friday, January 24, 2020, at Jersey Shore Medical Center of Neptune, NJ, surrounded by his loving family. Mr. Garby was born and raised in Elizabeth, NJ. He later moved to Navesink, NJ, where he raised his family for nearly 40 years. Mr. Garby was a Union Iron Worker working for Iron Workers Local 480 until his retirement in 2012. He had a passion for his profession following in his father’s footsteps, working alongside his cousins, and later in his career working with his three sons. John was an Ironworker for 42 years and served as an Officer of Local 480 for many years. John had a love for the ocean; he enjoyed long days at Sandy Hook, fishing and crabbing and sailing the Navesink River. He was especially proud of his Lithuanian heritage. John was an animal lover and cherished many dogs over the years. He loved to travel and explore new places, especially those that were warm and tropical. His door was always open, and he enjoyed entertaining family and friends. Most of all, John loved his family. Nothing brought a smile more to his face than spending time with his children and grandchildren. He was predeceased by his parents Albert J. and Anne Marie (Dapkus) Garby; his wife Mary (Ince) mother of Melissa, John, Michael and William; and his wife Patricia (Brooks) mother of Mallory. He is survived by his daughter Melissa and partner Joseph Ferreyra, son John and his wife Kristen, son Michael and his wife Dana, son William and his wife Arielle, and daughter Mallory Madden and her husband Corey. He is also survived by his beloved grandchildren John, Mary, Grace, James, Emily, Liam, Declan, Teagan, Gabe, Oliver, Henry, and soon to be expected grandson. His sister Anne Garby-Weck and her husband William Weck. Calling hours will be Thursday, January 30, from 2-4 & 7-9 at John P. Condon Funeral Home LLC, 804 St. Hwy. #36, Leonardo, NJ. The funeral will be held at 10:00 am on Friday, January 31, at St. Agnes Church, 103 Center Ave, Atlantic Highlands, NJ. Cremation Services will be private.
John M Garby, age 68 of Asbury Park, died peacefully Friday, January 24, 2020, at Jersey Shore Medical Center of Neptune, NJ, surrounded by his loving family. Mr. Garby was born and raised in Elizabeth, NJ. He later moved to Navesink, NJ, where... View Obituary & Service Information
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