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William Gerard McKernan

AGE: 85 • Middlewtown

William Gerard McKernan 85, died peacefully at home in Middletown on December 28, 2016. William (better known as Jerry) was born in Brooklyn, NY, to the late William S. McKernan and Emily (Gunther). He lived in Stony Brook, Long Island before moving to Little Silver in 1971.

William proudly served his country in US Army from 1954 to1956 and was stationed in Germany. He graduated from University of Vermont in 1954 and worked for Morgan Stanley before retiring in 1998.

William enjoyed his family vacations in the Caribbean and Vermont.

William was predeceased by his beloved son William "Skip" McKernan. He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years Beverly (Thomas)McKernan, and his daughter Leslie McKernan of Atlantic Highlands.

All arrangements are private and under the care of John E. Day Funeral Home, 85 Riverside Avenue, Red Bank, NJ. A Memorial will take place at a later date.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in William Gerard McKernan's memory to Lunch Break, 121 Drs. James Parker Blvd, Red Bank, NJ 07701 and/or Red Bank Salvation Army, 180 Newman Springs Rd., Red Bank, NJ 07701 and/or Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517 Topeka, KS 66675-8517\
Published in Asbury Park Press on Jan. 1, 2017
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