Oliver R. Ferraro
1987 - 2015
O'Brien Funeral Home - Wall
2028 Highway 35 at New Bedford Road
Wall, NJ
Oliver R. Ferraro

AGE: 27 • Spring Lake

Oliver R. Ferraro, 27 of Spring Lake, passed away Friday, August 28, 2015. Oliver was born in Neptune and had resided in Spring Lake, Santa Monica, CA and then in Spring Lake Heights where he just recently purchased his own home.

He was a graduate of Hunter College and had been employed with HULU, Inc. in California, and most recently as a Marketing Director and Film Maker with NRG Solar, Wall. Oliver was also the President of the West Coast Bulldog Club.

Oliver was described by his Dad as a "lover of life". He recently grew his own vegetable garden at his new home and would proudly distribute his tomatoes and other items to his neighbors and family.

He is survived by his large dedicated family whom he loved with all his heart. They include his devoted parents, Robert A. and Susan Clark Ferraro of Spring Lake; his cherished siblings, John of Spring Lake, Anthony of Arcata, CA, Maya Brady and husband Ken of Spring Lake Heights, and Claire Ferraro of New York. He was the beloved uncle of Stella and Robert Brady, the dear grandson of Anna and John Ferraro and William and Claire Clark, the Godson of John J. Bruno Jr. and Joyce Pegler and the nephew and cousin of so many.

Relatives and friends are invited to the visitation on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 from 4:00pm to 8:00pm at the O'Brien Funeral Home, 2028 Hwy 35 at New Bedford Rd., Wall. A Mass in Celebration of Oliver's Life will be offered on Wednesday, September 2, 2015 at 10:30am at St. Margaret's Church, Corner of 3rd and Ludlow Aves., Spring Lake. Please go directly to St. Margaret's Church on Wednesday as there will not be a public procession from the Funeral Home. Committal will be private.

In lieu of flowers, the Ferraro family specifically requests donations be made in memory of Oliver to St. Lucy Day School for Children with Visual Impairments, 4251 "L" St., Philadelphia, PA 19124. Envelopes will be provided at the Funeral Home on Tuesday.

For further information or to offer condolences to the family, please visit www.obrienfuneralhome.com.

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Published by Asbury Park Press on Aug. 30, 2015.
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To the Ferraro family,

Please accept our sincere condolences and prayers during this difficult time. So sorry for your loss.
Donald, Brianne, and Daniel Carruth
September 27, 2015
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Rosalia Dimare
September 27, 2015
Oliver your films are love painted with light. Rest in peace dear angel.
Kristin Moore-Gantz
September 6, 2015
Oliver is forever young... "For many are called, but few are chosen" Matthew 22:14. God works in ways we do not understand, and we have faith that it is His will. God bless the Ferraro family for their courage and open hearts. Love, Shaun, Scott, Angela, Diane, Marilyn and Frank.
Shaun McGrath
September 1, 2015
The sea has lost salt,and the ocean cries tears,the sun will not rise the same as it has in past years! R.I.P Ollie.
William Gepp
September 1, 2015
Stephen so sorry to hear of the lose of your nephew. My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family.
Theresa Woodard
August 31, 2015
I haven't seen Oliver seen Little League days but kept abreast of his achievements through my sons. My heartfelt sympathy to his family and friends. Because of him, I will be ever more grateful for lives precious moments and humble regarding the fragility of life. Heaven will be a better place now.
gloria celentano-Budalich
August 31, 2015
Rest Easy Oliver. Oliver truly was a ball of light within our company and his presence will be missed. I am so happy to have had the pleasure of knowing such a wonderful person and working alongside him for so many years. You will be missed more than you know...
Sarah Creutzinger
August 31, 2015
I had the pleasure of working with Oliver at NRG Home Solar. My sincere condolences to his family and friends.
Francelise Le Blanc
August 31, 2015
Beautiful ceremony at the beach. God bless
Walter Lorenzetti
August 30, 2015
Keeping the Ferraro and Clark families in our prayers. God Bless, The Prachars(SCS)
August 30, 2015
Words cannot express how sorry we are for your loss, our sincere condolences. Gene Mahon and family.
Gene Mahon
August 30, 2015
Rest in peace, Oliver.
Jessica Palmadessa
August 30, 2015
I am so very sorry to hear of Oliver's passing. He was so talented and I had the great pleasure of working with him. Rest in peace and my deepest condolences to those who love him.
Jessica Palmadessa
August 30, 2015
Maybe he is helping God with the sun

My deepest condolences
Ruth Winter
August 30, 2015
My most heartfelt condolences to the family. I hope your many fond memories will comfort you. My thoughts and prayers are with you and Ollie. Love, Gail Morgan
August 30, 2015
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Beverly and Thomas West
August 29, 2015
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