Jeffrey S. Paton, 49, of Bayville, NJ passed away suddenly on January 9, 2019. Born in Union and raised in Roselle Park, he moved to Bayville in 1993 where he raised his family. For the past several years he lived in Lavalette. Jeff was a loving father and devoted family man. He was an avid fisherman and sports fan, especially when it came to the Mets and his beloved Raiders. He had an amazing appreciation for music. Jeff had a thirty year career at the A&P Corporation. He was a dedicated and hard worker. He was an amazing friend to so many and will affectionately be forever remembered by most as “Big Jeff”.
Mr. Paton is predeceased by his father George and his brother Robert. Surviving are his mother Gail Paton; 3 sons Jeffrey, Jake and Jeremy and their mother Deborah Paton; his partner Deb Altrath; his 3 siblings William Paton and wife Patricia, Patricia Letters and husband James and Ronald Paton and wife Sheryl; 11 nieces and nephews and 9 great nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Gathering for relatives and friends will be held on Tuesday, January 15, 2019 from 6pm – 9pm with a Prayer Service at 8:30pm at Mastapeter Funeral Home, 270 Atlantic City Blvd. Bayville, NJ 08721. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the family to help with the cost of expenses.