Anthony C. "Tony" DeMarcky, age 60, a lifelong resident of Hackettstown, NJ died Sunday, September 25, 2016 at home. Anthony was born July 7, 1956 in Brooklyn, NY. He is the son of the late Martha F. (Andrews) DeMarcky. He was previously employed by Carbon Express, Wharton, NJ as a Load Planner Dispatcher. In addition, he was a Track Operator for Island Dragway, Independence Twp., NJ.
Tony was a life member of the Hackettstown Rescue Squad and the Independence Township Rescue Squad. He was one of the 1st responders to 9/11, was a master of the barbecue, and loved running obstacle races, 5k's, triathlons and drag racing. Tony was the life of the party, people loved him and he made sure everyone had a good time when hosting his famous barbecues.
He is survived by his loving wife: Lynne (O'Shalkin) Storms-DeMarcky, his devoted daughter; Melissa Milano and husband Carl, cherished step daughter; Mandy Nieves and husband David, 1 brother; Stephen DeMarcky and wife Jhonna, 1 sister; Medina Nogueras and husband Edgardo, Sr., a beloved grandchild on the way, 3 step grandchildren; Destynee, Julian, Giselle, nieces and nephews; Sarah, Edgardo Jr., Maria, Meghan, Emma, Stephen Jr., and Zachery.
Visitation will be held at the Cochran Funeral Home, 905 High Street, Hackettstown, NJ 07840 on Thursday, September 29th, 2016 from 4-8 pm, services will begin at 6:30 pm with Father David Pekola officiating. Cremation is private.
At the family's request donations may be made to the family c/o Cochran Funeral Home, 905 High Street, Hackettstown, NJ 07840. Online condolences may be made to: www.cochranfuneral.com - See more at: http://mobileobits.lehighvalleylive.com/obituaries/etpa/obituary.aspx?n=&pid=181632854&referrer=0&preview=True#sthash.wKP7Quat.dpuf