Gerald Louis Ciani Jr.(1934 - 2013)

Gerald Louis Ciani, Jr.

AGE: 79 • Toms River

Gerald Louis Ciani, Jr., 79 of Toms River passed away on November 20, 2013 with his family at his side at Ocean Medical Center in Brick, following a courageous battle with Cancer. He was born August 28, 1934 in Jersey City, married and moved to Secaucus in 1964 to start his own family.

He is survived by his two children Hollyann Nicolette of Forked River, Gerald Louis Ciani III of Clearwater, Florida; four grandchildren who he cherished dearly; Dallas, Nevada, Anissa, and Gerald Louis Ciani IV.

After serving his country proudly he was honorably discharged from the US Navy in 1960, He was a man of many talents and pursued many different trades throughout his life; all of those experiences made him a man of great knowledge. It brought him joy to share his wisdom with his family and friends. He was passionate about hobbies, which includes Bowling, Cooking, Fishing and Hunting. Everything was a sport and he loved to win. He will be leaving so many loving family members and friends who he has touched in so many ways behind, and he will be deeply missed.

Visitation will be Friday 2-4 & 7-9 at the Layton's Home For Funerals, 250 Lacey Rd. Forked River.

Relatives and friends may arrive at the funeral home Saturday morning at 830 am. A 930 am funeral mass will follow at the Church of Saint Pius X, Forked River. In respect of Gerald's wishes he will be privately cremated.

In lieu of flowers donations to the Ocean Medical Foundation, 4 East Oncology Department would be appreciated.

Funeral Home

Layton's Home For Funerals
250 West Lacey Road Forked River, NJ 08731
(609) 971-6800

Published in Asbury Park Press on Nov. 21, 2013