Marilyn Jo Jost
June 15, 1938 – April 18, 2018
Marilyn Jo Jost, 79, of Manasquan, passed away on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at Sunnyside Manor in Wall due to complications of Parkinson’s disease. Marilyn was born in Odon, Indiana and was a graduate of Union Hospital of Nursing in Terre Haute, IN and the University of Evansville in Evansville, IN. She began her career as a nurse and later worked for many years as an antiques dealer at the Point Pleasant Emporium.
Marilyn married her husband, Howard, on November 12, 1966 in Neptune, NJ and they moved to Manasquan in 1968 where they raised their family. She was a devoted & loving wife, mother, friend, gardener and volunteer. Marilyn was a faithful member of Manasquan United Methodist Church and also volunteered many years at the VNA Thrift Shop in Manasquan. She loved gardening and belonged to the Sea Lavender Garden Club. She also enjoyed collecting antiques, vintage jewelry & buttons and was a member of the Jersey Shore Button Club. She will be dearly missed
Marilyn was predeceased by her sister, Joyce. She is survived by her loving husband of 51 years, Howard Jost; and her two sons, Daniel Jost and his wife Shannon of Seattle, WA and David Jost of Wall Twp.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, April 26, 2018 from 5-8pm at Neary-Quinn Funeral Home, 39 South St., Manasquan, NJ. Funeral Services will be held on Friday, April 27, 2018 at 11am at Manasquan United Methodist Church, 23 Church St. in Manasquan with a reception to follow.
In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to the Michael J. Fox Foundation at PO Box 5014 Hagerstown, MD 21741 ATTN: Processing Foundation or online at www.michaeljfox.org or to the Visiting Nurse Association of Central Jersey Foundation Office at 23 Main St. Suite D1 Holmdel, NJ 07733.
- Visitation Thursday, April 26, 2018
- Funeral Service Friday, April 27, 2018
Marilyn Jo Jost
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