Gleason Funeral Home
1360 Hamilton St.
Somerset, NJ 08873
(732) 545-0700
More Obituaries for Gerald Lynch
Looking for an obituary for a different person with this name?

Gerald Lynch

Obituary Condolences

Gerald Lynch Obituary
Gerald Lynch

AGE: 63 • North Brunswick

Mr. Gerald Lynch passed away on Thursday at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick at the age of 63. Gerry, as he was known to friends, was born in New Brunswick. He lived for many years in Somerset before recently moving to North Brunswick. Mr. Lynch, the son of the late Senator John A. Lynch, practiced for decades as an attorney in New Brunswick. Mr. Lynch was a graduate of St. Peter's High School and Mount St. Mary's College, where he was a standout baseball player. He was also a graduate of Seton Hall Law School. He was a devoted father of three and doting grandfather ("Pop Pop") of one. He was also an avid sports fan, who was passionate about the New York Yankees, Jets football and golf.

Mr. Lynch was pre deceased by his sister, Barbara Lynch and his parents, Sen. John A. Lynch and his wife Evelyn. He is survived by his high school sweetheart and wife of 41 years, Colleen Lynch of North Brunswick and their children; Gerald Lynch and his wife Clare of London, England, Sean Lynch and his wife Mary of Somerset and Katie Lynch of North Brunswick. He is also survived by his siblings; John Lynch and his wife Deborah of Princeton, Bill Lynch of Spring Lake, and Marylynn Matacera and her husband Paul of North Brunswick, one granddaughter, Casey Evelyn Lynch and his loyal dog Mickey.

Funeral services will begin on Tuesday at 8:30AM at the Gleason Funeral Home 1360 Hamilton Street in Somerset followed by a 9 AM funeral mass at St. Matthias Church in Somerset. Subsequent interment will be at Resurrection Cemetery in Piscataway. Friends and family may visit from 2-4 and 7-9 PM on Monday at the Gleason Funeral Home. Please consider a contribution in Mr. Lynch's name to Elijah's Promise, 211 Livingston Ave., New Brunswick, NJ 08901.

Published in Home News Tribune from Apr. 19 to Apr. 20, 2014
Read More
More Information
Planning Guide
Send Me a Planning Guide
Free funeral planning guide compliments of Gleason Funeral Home