Obituary of Keith Eldridge
Keith Joseph Eldridge, 67, of Marlboro, passed away on Monday, February 13, 2023 at home.
Keith was a loving husband and devoted father to his wife and two children. He was endlessly proud of his family and dedicated his life to ensuring their well-being and happiness with his unmatched work ethic and selflessness. He was enjoying his retirement after a long career as an executive chef, where he worked tirelessly and proudly serving others, while acting as a close friend and mentor to his co-workers. Prior to his retirement, he worked at a number of different restaurants in New York and New Jersey and met his wife while working at Essex Fells Country Club 45 years ago. He loved spending time with his wife and children, going for walks, being in his garden and working in the yard, painting and woodworking, swimming, listening to music and dancing, and golfing alone and with his close friends.
He is survived by his wife Karen; his son and daughter-in-law, Ryan and Valerie Eldridge of Highland, NY; his daughter and son-in-law, Jenna and Connor French of Montclair, NJ; his two brothers and sisters-in-law; Kevin and Karen Eldridge of Florida and Greg and Linda Eldridge of Montana; his two sisters and brothers-in-law, Shannon and Bruce Gravatt of New Jersey and Eileen and Flavio Medeiros of North Carolina; and his mother Theresa Eldridge of New Jersey. Keith was predeceased by his father Harold and his brother Bryan.
Funeral arrangements are private and have been entrusted with the Freeman Funeral Home, Freehold. Please reach out to the family for further details.