Horst Marxen, 82, passed away at Jersey Shore Medical Center in Neptune on May 27, 2021. He was born in Hannover, Germany to the late Anton and Elisabeth Marek. He had previously lived in Fair Haven, Norfolk, Charlotte, Sea Girt, and Monmouth Beach before moving to Tinton Falls a year and a half ago.
He worked as the Director of Sales and Marketing for Hoechst Celanese Corporation in Somerville for 40 years before retiring.
Horst enjoyed golfing, reading, following NY Rangers hockey and traveling but more than anything, spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Ingrid (Drews) Marxen as well as his children and their spouses: Ulf and Carrie Marxen of Rumson and Birgit and Marc Criqui of Essex Fells and five grandchildren: Tyler and Jack Marxen and Ryan, Lindsay, and Greta Criqui.
All arrangements are private and under the direction of the John E. Day Funeral Home 85 Riverside Avenue Red Bank, NJ 07701.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent in Horst’s memory to:
No Limits Café 418 Hwy 35 Red Bank, NJ 07701. You may also donate online via their website, as there is a spot for “in memory of.”
Please join us for a memorial gathering on Sunday, June 6th from 6-8pm at:
Navesink Country Club
50 Luffburrow Lane
Red Bank, NJ 07701
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