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Gerald L. Ciani, III

October 31, 1966 ~ July 8, 2021 (age 54)


Gerald (Jerry) Louis Ciani III, 54 of Forked River passed away peacefully in his home on July 8th, 2021. He was born October 31st, 1966 in Jersey City, the son of Gerald Louis Ciani Jr., and Dolores Cuozzo.

He is survived by his wife, Bernadette Wolcott Ciani, his son Gerald Louis Ciani IV, his daughter Anissa Ciani of Nashville, Tennessee, his mother Dolores Cuozzo of Bayville, NJ, and his sister Hollyann Nicolette of Forked River, NJ.

He was a man of many talents and pursued many different trades throughout his life; he was always fascinated about learning new things, always believing he could master the trade regardless of the challenge. He enjoyed playing softball, watching his beloved Yankees, and the comradery with his fellow members of the Knights of Columbus. His greatest joy was his family, he cherished those moments when they laughed and cried together, he will be deeply missed.

May you Rest in Peace!

Family and friends are invited to attend Mass in his honor on Monday, July 19th at 11:00 AM to be held at Saint Barnabas Roman Catholic Church, 33 Woodland Road in Bayville, NJ. His entombment will follow thereafter at Holy Cross Cemetery, 340 Ridge Road, North Arlington, New Jersey 07031

In lieu of flowers, or gifts please just keep Jerry and his family in your prayers always.

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Funeral Mass
July 19, 2021

11:00 AM
Saint Barnabas Roman Catholic Church
33 Woodland Road
Bayville, NJ 08721

July 19, 2021

1:45 PM
Holy Cross Cemetery
340 Ridge Road
North Arlington, New Jersey 07031

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