Roxbury Twp.: Gary W. Heath passed away on Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at St. Clare’s/Dover General Hospital, he was 77 years of age.
Born in Dover, he was a lifelong resident of the Lower Berkshire Valley section of Roxbury.
Mr. Heath worked as a carpenter at Picatinny Arsenal for 38 years, retiring in 1989.
He was a life member of the Lower Berkshire Valley United Methodist Church.
Gary was a peacetime US Army Veteran.
Survived by his wife of 52 years: Patricia
Three Daughters: Donna Taverni and her husband: Fred of Hackettstown
Kimberly Kahn and her husband: Russ of Hooksett, NH
Sherry Deermount and her husband: Cory of Apollo Beach, FL
Five Grandchildren: Jeanelle Taverni, Brandon Taverni and his fiance’ Kristen Rode,
Nicholas, Zachery and Matthew Kahn.
A private family service was held Friday. Donations in Gary’s memory to the Lower Berkshire Valley United Methodist Church, 294 Berkshire Valley Rd., Wharton, NJ 07885 would be appreciated.