James T. Horsburgh Jr. Obituary

James T.   Horsburgh Jr.
James T. Horsburgh Jr.

November 23, 1964 - July 25, 2019
Born in Newark, New Jersey
Resided in Bridgewater, New Jersey



James T. Horsburgh Jr.

54, died July 25, 2019.

James was born in Newark and formerly of Irvington, Bridgewater, and Glen Gardner before recently moving to Tewksbury. He was a graduate of Bridgewater Raritan East High School and attended Somerset County Vo-Tech and Raritan Valley Community College in Bridgewater. He was employed as a maintenance worker at Custom Alloy Company in High Bridge. James was also a house manager at the Freedom House in Glen Gardner. He acquired various licensed trades and was a certified HVAC worker. James was a veteran of the United States Marines serving as Private 1st Class. In his spare time, he enjoyed fishing and was a big fan of Bruce Springsteen and Tony Soprano. He will be sadly missed by his family and friends.

Surviving are his companion Birgit Stark, sons James J. and wife Michelle and Brian Horsburgh, mother Deborah Brightbill, father James T. Horsburgh Sr. and his wife Carole, brothers Keith and Jason Horsburgh, step-brother Arthur Zwolak, step-sisters Karen Kuhn and Kristine Christ, Aunt Elaine Clauer, Aunt Barbara Jenkins, god-daughter Gabrielle, and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 10:30am Wednesday at Bruce C. VanArsdale Funeral Home, 111 N. Gaston Ave, Somerville. Interment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery in East Hanover.

Visitation will be 2-4pm and 7-9pm Tuesday at the funeral home.

Donations can be made to the Freedom House, 2004 Route 31 North, Suite 9
Clinton, NJ 08809. To send condolences to the family, visit www.brucecvanarsdalefuneralhome.com.



Bruce C. Van Arsdale Funeral Home
111 North Gaston Avenue
Somerville, NJ US 08876
Tuesday, July 30, 2019
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday, July 30, 2019
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Bruce C. Van Arsdale Funeral Home
111 North Gaston Avenue
Somerville, NJ US 08876
Wednesday, July 31, 2019
10:30 AM
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
225 Ridgedale Ave
East Hanover , NJ US 07932
Wednesday, July 31, 2019


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