George Lynch, of Montclair, died on March 30, 2022, at his home, surrounded by his loving family. He was 78.

Mr. Lynch was a production engineer for VitaQuest in West Caldwell for over 30 years, retiring at age 75.  

He was widely known as his grandchildren’s biggest fan and was a familiar face at all school and sporting events.

Mr. Lynch is survived by his beloved wife and best friend, Gail; his three children, Kim DeMunno (Frank), Tammy Male (Michael) and Scott Lynch (Susan); his brother, Richard Lynch (Onda); his sister, Denise VanHouten (Arthur), and seven grandchildren, Lindsay, Lauren, Frankie, Caroline, Charlie, Christopher and Michael. 

He was predeceased by his parents, George and Gloria Lynch.

Visitation will be Monday, April 4, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Caggiano Memorial Home for Funerals, 62 Grove St. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 5, at St.  Cassian Roman Catholic Church, followed by interment at Gate of Heaven Cemetery in East Hanover.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.