Michael Germak Jr.

November 21, 1927March 4, 2014
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Michael Germak, Jr., 86, of Toms River passed away on March 4th, 2014 at Community Medical Center in Toms River. Born in Scranton, PA, he resided in Bloomfield prior to moving to Toms River in 2001. Michael was a United States Air Force Veteran and worked as a Chef for the Marriott Hotel in East Hanover for many years. He was predeceased by his sisters Helen Burke, Alice Zielenski and Ann Buffardi. Surviving are his loving wife of 55 years Noriko, daughter Noriko and husband Tom Kowalewski of Bayville, son Nicholas Germak of Newtown, CT, grandchildren Justin, Thomas, Michele and Nicole and cousins Alan and wife Kristin Buffardi of Long Valley, NJ and David and wife Janet Buffardi of Westminster, CA. Visitation will be Thursday March 6th, 2014 from 6-9pm at the Quinn-Hopping Funeral Home, 26 Mule Road, Toms River, NJ 08755. A Funeral Service will be offered on Friday March 7th, 2014 at 11:30am at Quinn-Hopping Funeral Home. Interment will be private. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting


  • Visitation Thursday, March 6, 2014
  • Funeral Service Friday, March 7, 2014

Michael Germak Jr.

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Suzan Zeolla

March 11, 2014

So sorry for the loss of your dad! My thoughts are with you and your family.

Suzan Zeolla

June & Jim Yannuzzi

March 7, 2014

So sorry to hear about Mike.
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

March 7, 2014

My condolences ! My prayers are with you and your family during this most difficult time.
Frank De Luccia

March 7, 2014

Nick-so sorry for the loss of your Dad..I will keep you and your family in my prayers..Deepest sympathy Mary Contini

Rachel Reynolds

March 6, 2014

Aunt Noriko, I have fond memories of spending time with you and Uncle Mike. He was a very funny and loving man. I'm sorry to hear of his passing. Our love and prayers are with you and the family.

Rosemarie Glasel

March 6, 2014

Nick, so sorry to hear about the loss of your father. My deepest sympathy to you and your family. May your memories help you through this difficult time.

March 5, 2014

Nick...I was so sorry to hear about your father today. My deepest sympathy to you and your family.. Arlyne Ashkinos,(Hastings on Hudson , NY)

March 5, 2014

Nick, So sorry for the loss of your father, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Lisa Peters(Union,NJ)

March 5, 2014

Nick - I hope that all yur memories of your Dad are happy ones. I know that he lives on in the hearts of all who loved him. Deepest sympathy.
Jo Falcone

John Chewens

March 5, 2014

Nick, I am very sorry to hear if the loss of your Father. May the many wonderful years of memories get you threw this difficult time.