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Rosemary “Midge” Gaynor 62 of Atlantic Highlands passed away on Tuesday January 15th, 2019. Midge was a long time resident of Rumson before moving to Atlantic Highlands. She was a graduate of Rumson-Fair Haven high school. Midge started her working career at the Daily Register newspaper company, before leaving to raise her two boys. After the birth of her daughter Midge worked at the A&P in Little Silver for many years. She was also a crossing guard in Rumson for the past 15 years.

Midge was predeceased by her parents James and Rosemary Gallagher, her sister and brother-in law Eugene and Beverly O’Rourke, her husband William H Gaynor III, and her son Michael Gaynor(pictured). She is survived by her sister Barbara Bogart Red Bank, her son and daughter in law William H and Amanda Gaynor IV of Highlands. Her daughter and son in law Erin and Martin Hawley of Atlantic Highlands, her grandson Michael Gaynor Jr of Eatontown, and many nieces and nephews.

There will be no services per Midge’s request, in lieu of flowers the family is asking for donations to St. Jude’s.  Thompson Memorial Home, Red Bank was entrusted with her care.

Bruce S. Thompson, Owner & Manager, NJ LIC #3740