February 3, 1943 – February 15, 2021
Edward Nowicki, age 78, of Lakewood, NJ passed away on Monday, Feb. 15, 2021. Son of Francis and Stanley Nowicki, he was born and raised in Bayonne, NJ, moving to Jersey City, NJ, Pennsylvania, Glen Rock, NJ, Middletown, NJ, and finally settling in Lakewood, NJ for the past 5 years. He obtained his bachelor's degree in Business Administration from St. Peter's College in Jersey City. Ed was the owner/operator of Priority Services in Hackensack for many years. He also worked for Haband in Prospect Park, NJ as the Director of Merchandising and for Creditek in Lyndhurst as the VP of Operations. Ed was a member of the Knights of Columbus in Fair Lawn, NJ. He was very active in The Fairways Community, namely the Fishing and Men's Clubs. Ed was an avid fisherman, gardener, bird watcher, and wood worker, but his true passion was spending time with his beloved grandchildren. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and cousin and will be greatly missed by all.
Ed is survived by his wife of 54 years, (Sylvia) Kay, daughters Michelle Zimmermann (husband William), Carole Lynn Nowicki, and Keri Frey (husband Jason), granddaughters Samantha and Victoria Frey, and cousin Lorraine Nowicki.
Arrangements are under the direction of the D'Elia Funeral Home, 1300 Vermont Ave, Lakewood, NJ 08701. Burial will be held privately at the St. Mary of the Lake Cemetery in Lakewood, NJ.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Ed's memory to Save Barnegat Bay Inc., at savebarnegatbay.org or 725B Mantoloking Road, Brick, NJ 08723.
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.DEliaFuneralHome.com for the Nowicki family.
No public services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.
February 17, 2021
Dear Kay, Michelle, Carole and Kerri,
We are so truly sorry for the loss of your wonderful Husband and Dad. We always loved spending time with him on Holidays and time at the shore house. Alyssa loved fishing and crabbing with him and learning from him. He always had a great story and a sweet smile and will be truly missed. Love Alyssa and Dana. XOXO