Jeffrey J. Colgan

September 23, 1953 ~ January 7, 2021 (age 67)


Jeffrey J. Colgan, age 67, of Woodbridge passed away peacefully on Thursday January 7, 2021 at his residence, surrounded by his loving family.

Born in Perth Amboy, to John R. and Louise J. Colgan, he was raised in Iselin and has resided within Woodbridge Township most of his life.  Mr. Colgan worked as a Supervisor for Sims Metal Management of Jersey City. He was a workaholic, a huge Dallas Cowboys fan, he loved to workout, but most of all he was a family man. He greatly cherished all of his family and especially treasured his grandchildren. 

Mr. Colgan is survived by his beloved wife of 23 years, Linda (nee Ference); three daughters, Melissa Wilson (Jarrold), Kristina Woods (Jimmy), and Alicia Colgan; one stepson John Springsteel (Gladys); one brother Robert Colgan (Lynn); one sister Bonnie Trask (Ron); seven grandchildren, Jazmine Wilson, Dylan and Tyler Woods, Silas and Jeffrey Rivera, John and Stephen Springsteel. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

He is predeceased by his parents and his brother, the late Thomas Colgan.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend the Visitation on Wednesday, January 13, 2021, from 4-8 pm, at the Krowicki Gorny Memorial Home, 211 Westfield Ave., Clark, NJ 07066. Cremation Services are Private. Interment, St. Gertrude Cemetery is Private. In lieu of flowers, kindly consider donations, in his name, to the Haven Hospice, 65 James Street Edison, NJ 08818 or the American Cancer Society, PO Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.

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January 13, 2021

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Krowicki Gorny Memorial Home
211 Westfield Ave
Clark, NJ 07066

Private Cremation

Rosehill Crematory
792 E. Edgar Rd.
Linden, NJ 07036

Private Committal

St. Gertrude Cemetery, Colonia

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