Jeffrey Lee Balbian
Jeffrey Lee Balbian, of Elizabeth, NJ. Entered into eternal life on Friday, March 22, 2013. At Trinitas Hospital, Elizabeth, NJ. He was born in Danbury, CT and lived in Jersey City and was a graduate of Snyder High School. He served his country with the US Naval Reserve for six years and while on active duty he served on the USS Samuel B. Roberts DD823. After his discharge from the Navy he was employed by US Steel in New York, Local #3 electric Union, the Kearny Shipyard and the PJ Company.
Jeffrey is predeceased by his parents Hilja and Eino Niemi, his twin sister Linda G. Balbian and his step brother Ernie Niemi. He is survived by his step sister Gertrude H. McCarthy and her husband John of Sayreville, his children Jeffrey C., Keith and Dana, and nieces, nephews and cousins. Services are private. Arrangements are under the direction of the Kurzawa Funeral Home, 338 Main Street, South Amboy, N.J. 08879.