Gary E. Irons, 64, of Jackson passed away on Saturday, February 2, 2019 at home. He was born in Neptune and was a lifelong resident of Jackson. Gary worked for Tri-County Lumber in Pleasantville as a forklift operator for 28 years. He had a passion for cars and loved attending car shows.
Gary was predeceased by his father, Ernest Irons, Jr. in 1972; mother, Vivian Lane in 2012; and brother, Dennis Irons in 2016. He is survived by his wife of 28 years, Carol Ann Irons of Jackson; daughter, Kathy Spangler of Ohio; son, Gene Anthony Kinder of Ohio; step son, James Applegate of Jackson; sisters, Vivian Vega of Lakewood, Deborah Ullmer and her husband, Alan of Jackson, and Kathleen Irons of Cape Coral, FL; special nephew, Dennis Irons Jr. of Cape Coral, FL; and many nieces, nephews, and extended family.
A visitation will be held at the Clayton & McGirr Funeral Home, 100 Elton-Adelphia Road (Route 524), Freehold Township on Saturday, February 9, 2019 from 1:00 to 5:00 PM. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his 11:00 AM funeral service on Sunday, February 10, 2019 at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Adelphia Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Gary’s name to Shriners Hospitals for Children, 2900 Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607. For information, directions, or condolence messages to the family, visit www.claytonfuneralhome.com.