Places

  • Popular neighborhoods in Toms River include: Chadwick Beach Island, Silverton, Gilford Park, Dover Beaches North, Dover Beaches South, Toms River (CDP), and Central Jersey.
  • Suburbs of Toms River: Berkeley, Berkeley Township, Berkeley Twp, Dover Township, Dover Twp, S Toms River, South Toms River.
  • Their current mayor is Mayor Paul J. Shives, who took office November 10th, 2017.
  • Zip codes in the city: 08753, 08754, 08755, 08756, 08757.
  • Ocean County funeral flowers can be purchased from one of the local funeral shops we partner with.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Brian Geraghty (actor and film producer), Darian Barnes (american football player), Mike Bucci (wrestler), Chris Konopka (football player), Al Leiter (baseball player), Leigh Lezark (model), and Keith Stokes (american football player).

Toms River is a township in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States, and the county seat of Ocean County. On November 7, 2006, voters approved a change of the official name from the Township of Dover (or, Dover Township) to the Township of Toms River, effective November 14, 2006. As of the 2010 United States Census, the township had a total population of 91,239, with the township ranking as the 8th-most-populous municipality in the state in 2010 (after having been ranked 7th in 2000) and the second most-populous municipality in Ocean County (behind Lakewood Township, which had a population of 92,843). The 2010 population increased by 1,533 (+1.7%) from the 89,706 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 13,335 (+17.5%) from the 76,371 counted in the 1990 Census.What is now Toms River Township was established by Royal charter as Dover Township on March 1, 1768, from portions of Shrewsbury Township, while the area was still part of Monmouth County. Dover Township was incorporated as one of New Jersey's first 104 townships by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on February 21, 1798. Portions of the township were taken to form Jackson Township (March 6, 1844), Union Township (March 10, 1846, now Barnegat Township), Brick Township (February 15, 1850), Manchester Township (April 6, 1865), Berkeley Township (March 31, 1875), Island Heights (May 6, 1887), Lavallette (December 21, 1887) and Seaside Heights (February 26, 1913).In 2006, Toms River was ranked by Morgan Quitno Press as the 15th safest city in the United States, of 369 cities nationwide. In 2007, Toms River was again ranked as the 14th-safest city in the United States of 371 cities nationwide.Toms River can be seen in various TV and news media including MTV's Made and Jersey Shore (seasons 1,3,and 5), HBO's Boardwalk Empire and the original The Amityville Horror movie. In 1998, Toms River East Little League won the Little League World Series. The township has what is said to be the second-largest Halloween parade in the world.

History

The official website for the city of Toms River is http://www.tomsrivertownship.com/.

There are currently 15 funeral home listings for the city of Toms River, New Jersey. Looking for Toms River cemeteries?

Toms River Obituaries

It was revealed on October 20th, 2017 that Herbert O Joachim passed away in Toms River, New Jersey.  Joachim was 85 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Herbert O's life.

It was written on March 15th, 2017 that Brue Edward Haldeman died in Melbourne Beach, Florida.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Brue Edward's life.

It was reported on March 14th, 2017 that Mary Gonzalez (Gruno) died in Toms River, New Jersey.  Ms. Gonzalez was 94 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mary's life.

It was noted on December 1st, 2016 that Alvin E Jr Clayton passed on in Tampa, Florida.  Clayton was 86 years old and was born in Toms River, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Alvin E Jr's life.

It was revealed on October 12th, 2016 that Muriel Chalow (Ritter) passed away in Virginia Beach, Virginia.  Ms. Chalow was 98 years old and was born in Toms River, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Muriel's life.

It was noted by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on August 2nd, 2016 that Charles Arthur Wingate passed away in Sarasota, Florida.  Wingate was 92 years old and was born in Toms River, NJ.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Charles Arthur's life.

It was disclosed on July 17th, 2015 that Mary L Fox (Kravutske) passed on in Toms River, New Jersey.  Ms. Fox was 87 years old and was born in Stratford, CT.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Mary L's life.

It was written by Greeley Tribune on June 8th, 2014 that Michael Bloom passed away in Greeley, Colorado.  Bloom was 71 years old and was born in Toms River, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Michael's life.

It was noted by Chippewa Herald on May 16th, 2014 that John T Addis passed away in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.  Addis was 61 years old and was born in Toms River, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor John T's life.

It was reported on December 5th, 2013 that Mark Stephen Garabics passed away in Toms River, New Jersey.  Garabics was 52 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mark Stephen's life.

Funeral Homes in Toms River

Ocean County Memorial Park

Ocean County Memorial Park was originally consecrated for burial in 1965. Since then, we have been able to assist thousands of people through the emotionally trying period of the burial of a loved one. Our service doesn't end there, however. We...

Damiano Funeral Home

In 1932 Ralph and Marie Damiano opened their home to the community of Long Branch. The Dutch Colonial style home was built in the 1890's and purchased by the family in 1931. It was their hope that they could give the people of the area one of the...

Glackin Saul Funeral Home Incorporated

Saul Funeral Homes, Inc. first opened its doors to serve the small community of Hamilton Square, NJ in 1899. Warren T. Saul (Bill's grandfather) purchased the company from Randolph Forman West. The original building was located next to the Saul...

Hegarty Michael Funeral Home

The Michael Hegarty Funeral Home began in 1975 to serve the Old Bridge Community and its surrounding areas. From our original location, we offer more than 30 years experience as a full-service funeral home that serves all faiths.

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Anderson & Campbell
703 Main St
Toms River, NJ 08757
Anderson & Campbell
116 Lucy Rd
Toms River, NJ 08701
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Carmona-Bolen Home
412 Main St
Toms River, NJ 08722
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Kedz Funeral Home
1123 Hooper Ave
Toms River, NJ 08753
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Ocean County Memorial Park
1722 Silverton Rd
Toms River, NJ 08753
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Quinn Hopping Funeral Home
26 Mule Rd
Toms River, NJ 08757
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Riverside Cemetery Lot Owners
Po Box 4541
Toms River, NJ 08722
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Silverton Memorial Funeral Hm
2482 Church Rd
Toms River, NJ 08732
St Joseph's Cemetery
56 Cedar Grove Rd # 80
Toms River, NJ 08753
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Timothy E Ryan Home-Funeral
995 Fischer Blvd
Toms River, NJ 08754
Timothy E Ryan Home-Funerals
145 Saint Catherine Blvd
Toms River, NJ 08757

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Bugbee-Riggs Funeral Home
335 S Main St
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Carmona-Bolen Home for Funeral
66 Lacey Rd
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Colonial Funeral Home
2170 Route 88
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Community Funeral Service
313 2nd St
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Cremation Service of Ocean
885 Mantoloking Rd
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D'Elia Funeral Home
Highway 70 & Vermont Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Damiano Funeral Home
191 Franklin Ave
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Ely Funeral Home
3316 State Route 33
Neptune, NJ 07753
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Fiore Funeral Home
882 Broadway
West Long Branch, NJ 07764
Flock Funeral Home
243 Broadway
Long Branch, NJ 07740
Freeman Funeral Home
47 E Main St
Freehold, NJ 07728
Freeman Funeral Home
344 Us Highway 9
Manalapan, NJ 07751
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Glackin Saul Funeral Home Incorporated
136 Morrison Ave
Hightstown, NJ 08520
Growney Funeral Home
1022 Lacey Rd
Forked River, NJ 08731
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Hegarty Michael Funeral Home
3377 Us Highway 9
Old Bridge, NJ 08857

Toms River Funeral Home News

Obituary: Ruth B. Sturm Schweizer, devoted mother and grandmother, has died
A resident of Cranford for the past 70 years, she was born in Peoria IL and later resided in Brooklyn NY, and Union NJ. She graduated from James Madison ... niece Joanne Schulze of Toms River NJ; 7 step-grandchildren; 12 step-great grandchildren; and one ...
http://www.nj.com/cranford/index.ssf/2010/10/obituary_ruth_b_sturm_schweize.html

World War Veteran John Logan Of Hampton Bays Loses Battle With Cancer
Funeral services were held on October 17 at the R.J. O ... and a sister, Margaret LeDlanc of Toms River, New Jersey.
http://www.27east.com/story_detail.cfm?id=308941&town=Hampton Bays&n=World War Veteran John Logan Of Hampton Bays Loses Battle With Cancer

Benjamin Certo, 93
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. Native Staten Islander Benjamin Certo, 93, of Manchester Township, N.J., a retired research chemist and a loving uncle, died yesterday in Community Medical Center, Toms River ... He relocated to New Jersey in 1950, living in ...
http://www.silive.com/obituaries/index.ssf/2010/11/benjamin_certo_93.html

Gerald F. Barlow
Visitation will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, at Kedz Funeral Home, 1123 Hooper Ave ... In lieu of flowers, contributions to SolAmor Hospice, 1415 Hooper Ave., Suite 203, Toms River, NJ 08753.
http://www.phillyburbs.com/news/local/obits_detail/article/151/2010/october/31/gerald-f-barlow.html

Catherine (Kanyuck) Maso
She was a 1943 graduate of Foster Township High School, and spent most of her adult life in the communities of Finderne and Toms River, N.J. Catherine was ... in the Finderne and surrounding areas in New Jersey. She was a lifelong active and volunteer ...
http://standardspeaker.com/news/obituaries/catherine-kanyuck-maso-1.1055272

Mildred Marie Krieg
Mildred is survived by her daughter, Jan (Mel) Sams of Severance Colorado, grandchildren, Doreen (Krieg) Erbe, (James), of Toms River, New Jersey, Katey Sams ... The Swanson Funeral Home is serving the family, where condolences may be expressed online at ...
http://www.miningjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/554940/Mildred-Marie-Krieg.html?nav=5007

Silverton Memorial Funeral Home, Toms River, NJ
The Intelisano Funeral Home became the new home of Rudolph, his wife ... In 1973, the Silverton Memorial Funeral Home at 2482 Church Road in Toms River opened its doors. ...
http://silvertonmemorial.com/

Funeral Homes Directory - Toms River
Funeral Homes and cremation services in the Toms River NJ area.
http://tomsriveronline.com/Funeral_Homes.htm

Kedz Funeral Home, Toms River, NJ
The funeral ritual has existed since the beginning of civilization, resulting in ... Our funeral director also secures information for the deceased person's death ...
http://www.kedzfuneralhome.com/

Kedz Funeral Home, Toms River, NJ
He was born in Queens , NY and lived most of his life in Toms River. ... She resided in Manahawkin and fomerly in Toms River, NJ. Frances was born on May 24, 1924 ...
http://kedzfuneralhome.com/obits.htm

Anderson & Campbell Funeral Home - Home
Anderson & Campbell Funeral Home. 703 Main Street, Toms River, NJ 08753 | 732-349-5700 ... When you choose a Dignity Memorial funeral home or cemetery provider, you'll receive ...
http://www.andersoncampbelltomsriver.com/

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