79 of Point Pleasant Beach, formerly of Bayonne, died at Riverview Hospital on April 10, 2016. He worked as a Vice President of Operations for First Savings & Loan in Bayonne for 43 years. He served as Chairman of the Hudson County Utility Authority, Board of Directors on the Bayonne Rent Control Board, Board of Directors on the Bayonne Community Mental Health Center Director, Treasurer of Bayonne Boy Scout Council, President of the Holy Family Fathers Club, Director of fundraising for the Bayonne Police Athletic League, Member of Friends of Bayonne P.A.L. and the Nations Conference of Christians and Jews. Member of Bayonne Chamber of Commerce, Bayonne Chapter NAACP, Knights of Columbus Council No. 371, Town Center Management Corp., United Way of Hudson County, and Rotary Club. He was predeceased by his parents Eugene and Claire (nee: Duncan) Harz. Survived by his wife of 57 years Helen (nee: Lambert) and three daughters Maureen and Jim Ballas of Hazlet, Nancy and Ken Kobylowski and Michele Occimio. Survived by six grandchildren, Maxwell and Nolan Ballas, Alex and Lacey Kobylowski and Samantha and Michael Occimio. Also survived by his sister Aurelie Fritschy, brother-in-law Roger Lambert and sister-in-law Lois Mathews and many nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, donate in memory of Eugene Harz or in honor of Lacey Kobylowski to Make a Wish NJ – NJ.wish.org Funeral arrangements by COLONIAL Funeral Home, 2170 Hwy 88, Brick, NJ.

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