Darren William Brinkerhoff, 56, of Toms River, NJ died on Saturday, November 13, 2021 at Community Medical Center in Toms River, NJ with his family by his side. Darren was born in Jersey City, NJ. He grew up in Union City, NJ and continued to live in North Jersey until moving to Toms River, NJ with his family. He worked for UPS as a Truck Driver for many years. Darren was a loving husband, and devoted father, brother, uncle, and friend. He was a witty, fun-loving person who loved all things Disney. Darren was charismatic and could walk into a room and strike up a conversation with anyone there. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
Darren is predeceased by his parents, Robert and Janet Brinkerhoff, and his brother, Robert Brinkerhoff.
Surviving is his wife Josephine Brinkerhoff of Toms River, NJ; his daughter Kasey Brinkerhoff of Toms River, NJ; his siblings James Brinkerhoff and his wife Darlene of Toms River, NJ, Cynthia Brinkerhoff of N. Bergen, NJ, Donna Brinkerhoff of N. Bergen, NJ, David Brinkerhoff and his wife Kelly of Garwood, NJ and Kristen Brinkerhoff of N. Bergen, NJ and his nieces, nephews and cousins.
Family will receive friends on Thursday, November 18, 2021 from 4-8pm with a 6pm service at the Timothy E. Ryan Home for Funeral 145 St. Catherine Blvd. Toms River, NJ. Committal will be private. Condolences may be sent by visiting www.ryanfuneralhome.com.