AJ (Alexander Joseph) Heagney, 23, passed away on Saturday, August 6. AJ will be forever remembered for his infectious smile, contagious laugh and the ability to touch the lives of everyone around him.
AJ had a passion for nature, snowboarding, photography, music and he loved to dance. He cared deeply for his family and friends and shared a level of kindness, compassion and empathy for others that makes the world a better place.
Funny, athletic, tender-hearted, energetic and original was AJ. His sweet yet brave and strong spirit will carry-on through all who loved him.
AJ is survived by his mother, Leigh Roberto Heagney; and his twin sister, Kailee Ann Heagney. He also leaves loving grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, and many friends.
A memorial celebration of AJ’s life will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, August 11 at the Tower Hill Presbyterian Church, Harding Road, Red Bank. The family requests that no flowers be sent. Instead they would appreciate a donation in AJ’s memory to a charity of your choice.
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