Obituaries

Mary Spera
B: 1923-08-01
D: 2015-05-01
View Details
Spera, Mary
Yuooh Chen
B: 1919-09-10
D: 2015-04-26
View Details
Chen, Yuooh
Gary Walch
B: 1956-07-20
D: 2015-04-23
View Details
Walch, Gary
Edward DiGiovanni
D: 2015-04-21
View Details
DiGiovanni, Edward
Raymond Troiano
B: 1943-02-22
D: 2015-04-20
View Details
Troiano, Raymond
Edward Yankuskie
B: 1931-03-01
D: 2015-04-16
View Details
Yankuskie, Edward
Irene Doherty
B: 1951-12-09
D: 2015-04-15
View Details
Doherty, Irene
Linda Cribb
B: 1947-05-08
D: 2015-04-15
View Details
Cribb, Linda
Joseph McNamee
B: 1928-04-18
D: 2015-04-14
View Details
McNamee, Joseph
Taylor Baumgarten
B: 2003-11-22
D: 2015-04-08
View Details
Baumgarten, Taylor
James Bregy
B: 1946-09-06
D: 2015-04-07
View Details
Bregy, James
Louise Ciccarelli
B: 1914-05-03
D: 2015-04-07
View Details
Ciccarelli, Louise
Charles Belanger
B: 1929-06-29
D: 2015-04-04
View Details
Belanger, Charles
Bernadette Daisey
B: 1919-01-01
D: 2015-04-02
View Details
Daisey, Bernadette
James Kohler
B: 1930-09-24
D: 2015-03-30
View Details
Kohler, James
Francine Butler
B: 1956-10-15
D: 2015-03-27
View Details
Butler, Francine
Janet DeCicco
B: 1945-07-09
D: 2015-03-22
View Details
DeCicco, Janet
Henry Phillips
B: 1932-07-07
D: 2015-03-18
View Details
Phillips, Henry
Margaret Nelson
B: 1929-01-03
D: 2015-03-17
View Details
Nelson, Margaret
Daniel Paul
B: 1928-03-04
D: 2015-03-17
View Details
Paul, Daniel
Elizabeth Weller
B: 1933-12-13
D: 2015-03-16
View Details
Weller, Elizabeth

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
6050 Main Street
Mays Landing, NJ 08330
Phone: 609-625-2324
Fax: 609-625-9141
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Boakes Funeral home, Inc.
"We are pleased to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
View full message >>>
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Melanie & Marshall Cradock
"Uncle Ed was a Great man and will be missed dearly! Thoughts and prayers are wit"
View full message >>>
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Deb(Jordan) Cullen
"My thoughts and prayers go to all of you."
View full message >>>

Obituary for Edward Devlin Jr.

On Saturday, February 16, 2013, Edward Vincent Devlin, Jr. of Egg Harbor Township, departed this life to return to the loving arms of his dear mother in Heaven.

Edward leaves behind to mourn his loss a beautiful wife of 54 years, Kathleen (Mattle) Devlin, and their seven children, Kathleen Devlin (Ted Misa) of Galloway, Coleen Devlin (Bill Campbell) of EHT, Maureen Devlin of Mays Landing, Edward V. Devlin, III (Daria) of Somers Point, Eileen K. Balesteri (David) of Richland, Michael Devlin of EHT, Kevin T. Devlin (Jennifer) of EHT, and daughters in law Ericca Schwartz of Somers Point and Velma Devlin of Newfield. Mr. Devlin was also the proud grandfather of 13 grandchildren, Alan Wright, Robert Wright, Khrystine Wright, Kevin Wright, Samantha Devlin, Clayton Devlin, David Balesteri, Eden Balesteri, Ethan Balesteri, Tierney Devlin, Sydney Devlin, Ryleigh Devlin and Liam Devlin. Edward was also blessed with 2 great-grandchildren, Edward Wright and Aidan Wright.

In addition to his mother, Mary (Jensen) Devlin, he is predeceased by his father, Edward Vincent Devlin, Sr., his brother, George Devlin, and his sister Phyllis Craig. He is also survived by 8 brothers and sisters, Catherine (Gene) Reese, Marie (Butch/Harry) Meyers, James (Pat) Devlin, William (Barbara) Devlin, Anna Devlin, Theresa Warner, Anthony (Sunny) Devlin, Sr., and Larry (Diane) Devlin.


Uncle Eddie also adored his numerous nieces and nephews.


Edward was proud to be called a United States Marine and served our country bravely in Korea. Following his time in the Marine Corp, he became a New Jersey State Trooper in July of 1957 where he retired after 31 years as Lieutenant, stationed at Hammonton Headquarters, Troop A.

He will be truly missed by all who knew him.

Viewings will be held on Tuesday, February 19th from 6-9pm and Wednesday from 10-11am, at the Boakes Funeral Home, 6050 Main St., Mays Landing, were services will be held at 11am. Burial and Military Honors will follow at the Atlantic County Veterans Cemetery of Estell Manor.

Affiliations


US Marine Corps