Sunday, April 14, 2024

Jimmy J. Podmayersky

Jimmy J. Podmayersky, 67, of Columbia, passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on December 27, 2023.

He was born in Englewood to John and Marie (Esteve) Podmayersky on September 29, 1956. Jimmy lived in Bergen County for many years before moving to Columbia in 1987.

He had been a union plumber for Local 24 or over 45 years. He was a true outdoorsman. Jimmy could always be found in the woods, also known as his second home. He loved to hunt and fish. Jimmy was an amazing cook; his sauce was his specialty. He could cook pretty much any Italian dish and was known for his chicken parm. He will be remembered as a great listener and particularly enjoyed learning about all things weather.

He is survived by his son, James Brennan and wife Kelly; two daughters, Heather Vitale and husband Joseph and Danielle Podmayersky; grandchildren Sean and Ian Gilmartin; William and Anna Brennan and Adrianna Vitale. He is also survived by his brother, David Podmayersky and wife Robyn; sisters Jeanne and Ginny and several nieces and nephews.

A visitation will be held Tuesday, January 2, 2024 from 10 a.m. to noon at Newbaker Funeral Home, 200 Route 94, Blairstown with service at noon. Interment will follow at New Cedar Ridge Cemetery, Jacksonburg Road, Blairstown.