Natalie R. Holmquist(1929 - 2014)

Natalie R. Holmquist

AGE: 85 • Brielle

Natalie Rose Holmquist, 85, of Brielle, died Sunday, March 30, 2014 at her home surrounded by her family. Born in Altoona, PA., she lived in East Orange, before moving to Brielle in 1953.

Mrs. Holmquist was a devoted wife and mother. She was a graduate of E. Orange High School. Natalie was a member of The Church in Brielle since 1959. She was very interested in the local history of the area and wrote history columns for the Union Landing Historical Society Newsletter and was an author of several books put out by the society.

Mrs. Holmquist was pre-deceased by her son Donald in 2004 and is survived by her husband of 63 years, Richard P. and her son, Richard P. Jr of Brielle. She is also survived by two nieces, Patricia Geisel Yaeger and Penelope Geisel Bogart.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 10:00 am at The Church in Brielle. Interment will follow at Atlantic View Cemetery in Manasquan. The Neary-Quinn Funeral Home, 39 South Street in Manasquan is in charge of arrangements. In lieu of flowers, donations to The Church in Brielle. For more information or to post a tribute, please visit

Funeral Home

Neary Quinn Funeral Home
39 South Street Manasquan, NJ 08736
(732) 223-0003

Published in Asbury Park Press on Mar. 31, 2014