Gerald Ohaus


Gerald, 62, of Hackensack, passed away on Tuesday, January 29, 2019. Before retiring, Gerald worked for PetNet Solution, Hackensack as a driver. Gerald was a proud member of theVailsburg Irish American Association. He was an avid fan of the Oakland Raiders, New York Mets and the New York Rangers.

Cherished husband of 11 years to Colleen Ohaus (nee Farrell). Loving son of the late Joseph and Joyce (nee Hartman) Ohaus. Dear brother of, Susan Rolfs and Maureen Gutschmidt. Cherished godson of, Joyce DiBenedetto and her husband Sam. Treasured brother-in-law of, Maureen and Anthony Stella, Jack and Janet Farrell and John and Margaret Koneski. Adored uncle of, Michelle and Filippo Baldino, Tony and Sandra Stella, Erin Stella, Jimmy Koneski, Andy Koneski and great nieces and nephews, Marco, Sofia, Andrew and Christopher. Gerald also leaves behind may other close relatives and friends.

Family will receive friends on Thursday, January 31, 2019 from 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm and Friday, February 1, 2019 from 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm at the Vander Plaat Memorial Home, 113 South Farview Avenue, Paramus, NJ. Funeral Service will be held at 8:45 am on Saturday February 2, 2019 at the Vander Plaat Memorial Home. Funeral Mass will follow at 9:30 am, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 280 Washington Ave. Dumont, NJ. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Hanover, NJ.

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Posted by jimmy ( sundog )cimmino on January 31, 2019 7:48 PM x

gerry, my mind, my heart, and my pryers are with you. we'll see you again one day, with your beautiful colleen. we'll hang out on a lake a sing a song together my friend. all the love, jimmy

Posted by Bruce C Pugh on January 31, 2019 10:30 AM x

Fair winds and a following sea Gerry, we will miss you at the Tymshare reunions Bruce

Posted by Caryl Neufeld on January 31, 2019 8:46 AM x

I am so sorry for your loss, Colleen.

Posted by Rob Reiner on January 31, 2019 8:16 AM x

Colleen, there are no words to express how I feel or even what to say to ease the pain of this great loss. I will always hold him close to my heart.

Posted by kevin flynn on January 30, 2019 10:18 PM x

Colleen So sorry to hear of your loss. I had not heard from Gerry in over 30 years and he showed up at my moms funeral last year when she passed away. I was very touched that he would do that and will never forget him for doing it, You were blessed to have him in your life Kevin

Posted by Anabela "eye clinic " on January 30, 2019 8:33 PM x

Colleen I'm so sorry on your husbands passing. May all the memories you shared comfort you at this moment and always !! May he Rest In Peace

Posted by Agnes Clarke on January 30, 2019 8:23 PM x

Please accept my sincere condolences on the passing of Gerald. May he Rest in Peace.

Posted by CATHY CRANE on January 30, 2019 7:54 PM x

Colleen, I am so sorry for your loss.

Posted by Joanne Dufresne on January 30, 2019 7:28 PM x

I’m so sorry to hear of Jerry’s passing. He was kind and loving man. He loved Colleen unconditionally. My sincere condolences and may he Rest in peace


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