William F. Ivan

January 1, 1925March 7, 2018

William F. Ivan, 93, passed away March 7, 2018 surrounded by his loving family at his home in Toms River. Mr. Ivan was born in Perth Amboy, moving to Metuchen for many years and finally settling in Toms River since 1993. He is a graduate of Perth Amboy High School. William served in the US Navy during World War II, detailed to Philippines. He worked as a purchasing agent for Shell Oil from 1946-1993. Mr. Ivan was an avid golfer, gardener, sports fan, loved to do crossword puzzles and most of all spend time with his family. He was a loving father and brother-in-law and will be greatly missed by all. Mr. Ivan is predeceased by his wife Regina. William is survived by his son Gary Ivan and his fiancée Cindy Andrews, sister-in-law, Anne Ivan, brother-in-law, Lance Bielinski and his wife Barbara and numerous other relatives and friends. Visitation will be held on Thursday, March 15, 2018 from 9-10AM at the D’Elia Funeral Home 1300 Vermont Ave. Lakewood, NJ 08701. Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, March 15, 2018 at 10:30AM at the St. Luke Church, Toms River. Interment will take place at St. Michael’s Cemetery in Woodbridge, NJ. In lieu of flowers please make donations in William’s memory to the Humane Society of Chittenden County 142 Kindness Court S. Burlington, VT 05403.


  • Visitation Thursday, March 15, 2018
  • Funeral Service Thursday, March 15, 2018
  • Graveside Service Thursday, March 15, 2018

William F. Ivan

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