Michael Germak Jr.
AGE: 86 • Toms River
Michael Germak Jr., 86, of Toms River, passed away on Tuesday March 4, 2014, at Community Medical Center in Toms River. Born in Scranton, PA, he resided in Bloomfield prior to moving to Toms River in 2001. Michael was a United States Air Force
veteran and worked as a chef for the Marriott Hotel in East Hanover for many years. He was predeceased by his sisters, Helen Burke, Alice Zielenski and Ann Buffardi. Surviving are his loving wife of 55 years, Noriko; daughter, Noriko and husband Tom Kowalewski of Bayville; son, Nicholas Germak of Newtown, CT; grandchildren, Justin, Thomas, Michele and Nicole, and cousins, Alan and wife Kristin Buffardi of Long Valley, and David and wife Janet Buffardi of Westminster, CA. Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, March 6, 2014 at the Quinn-Hopping Funeral Home, 26 Mule Road, Toms River. A funeral service will be offered at 11:30 a.m. Friday, March 7, 2014 at Quinn-Hopping Funeral Home. Interment will be private. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.quinn-hoppingfh.com