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Gerald  J.

January 18, 2019

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Obituary for Gerald J. Villano

Gerald J. Villano, age 93 of Middletown, died Friday, January 18, 2019 at Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune. Born in Belleville, NJ, and moved to Long Branch in 1947. He entered the US Navy in 1943 during WW II and served in ETO and Asiatic Pacific and also during the Korean War. Jerry was a truck driver for Nu Car Carriers in Edison and a member of the Teamsters Local # 469.

He was predeceased by his wife, Marilyn Villano in 2005 and his son, James in 2018. Surviving are his sons and daughter-in-law, George and Norma Villano; Jerry Villano; his daughters and son-in-law, Dawn Villano; Toni Villano and her fiancé Paul; Luanne and Michael DiGregorio; his grandchildren, Dawn Villano, Krystal Villano and her wife Caitlin, Jerilyn Sharp and her husband Jim, Chelsea Villano and her fiancé Jesse Mayer, Jacqueline DiGregorio, Norie Villano and Sydney DiGregorio; and great children, Jacob, Antonio, Cole and Logan.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, January 22 from 5-8 pm at the Damiano Funeral Home, 191 Franklin Avenue in Long Branch. Funeral Wednesday 9 am at the funeral home followed by a Mass at 10 am at Holy Trinity Church in Long Branch. Interment will be at Atlantic Cemetery in Colt Necks. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, PO Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38101. The family invites you to write a letter of condolence, share a story or make a donation be selecting the appropriate tabs.


When Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Damiano Funeral Home
191 Franklin Ave
Long Branch, NJ 07740

Service Information

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019 10:00am
Reverend Javier A. Diaz
Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church
408 Prospect Street
Long Branch, NJ 07740
Service Extra Info
Family and friends may gather at the funeral home at 9 am.

Interment Information

Atlantic Cemetery
72 Route 537
Colts Neck, NJ