D'Elia Funeral Home

Route 70 & Vermont Avenue Lakewood, NJ 08701


  • Clifford Borden Tantum


    Clifford B. Tantum has been a lifelong resident of Ocean County, New Jersey, and has been working in funeral service since 1990. As he leads the staff at D'Elia Funeral Home, Clifford focuses on providing meaningful celebrations of life by listening attentively to each family.

  • Thomas A D'Elia

    Funeral Director

    Since 1968, Thomas has provided compassionate care to families in the greater Ocean County area. Tom earned his professional certification from the McAllister School of Embalming in 1961. As the former owner of D'Elia Funeral Home, Tom continues to be a part of the Dignity Memorial® team and strives to guide families with the utmost professionalism and compassion.

  • Peter Jastrzembski III

    Funeral Director

    Upon obtaining his funeral director’s license in 2007, Peter Jastrzembski III continued a family heritage in funeral service. He joined the D'Elia Funeral Home staff in 2010 and made Ocean County his new home. Peter proudly serves the Lakewood community with a high level of service and integrity.