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Derek K Garner

Age: 60

Date of Death: December 15, 2018

Ocean Township, NJ

Derek Kent Garner, 60, was called home on December 15, 2018 in New Jersey. Services for Mr. Garner, a former dedicated United States Marine and long-time financial advisor to many high net worth individuals and professional athletes, will be held at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, VA on a date to be determined. Mr. Garner, a consummate professional with a commanding yet charismatic presence, was also an international business owner who loved to travel and visited many countries over his lifetime. If you would like to be notified regarding the date of the services, then please call his sister Marcelle Thomas at 414-517-3112 and leave a message with your contact information. Mr. Garner, originally from Milwaukee, WI, is survived by his sons Brandon Garner and Aaron Garner, grandson Ethan Zachary Garner (his boo boo), his mother Geraldine Jones (nee Garner), sister Marcelle Thomas (nee Jones, spouse Tracey R. Thomas), brothers Patrick Jones, Troy Jones and Darrin Jones (spouse Pauline Grant Jones), Aunt Carole Robinson, Rita Bright (former wife and mother of Brandon and Aaron), best friend Pamela Bailey, adopted daughter Jolanda Bonilla, nephews Devin Jones, Tracey K. Thomas and Jack Thomas, nieces Mya Jones and Gabrielle Thomas, along with a host of other beloved aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and in-laws.