Edward J. Comppen

August 5, 1969May 22, 2019

Edward J. Comppen S. Toms River

Ed Comppen, of S. Toms River, age 49, passed away Wednesday, May 22, 2019 after losing his battle with cancer. Eddie was a graduate of Toms River High School South Class of ’88. Eddie was a member of BERT-Station 85 – Berkeley Emergency Response Team. A member of the NJ State Forest Fire Service and a Lifetime member of Manitou Park Volunteer Fire Company (Station 18). Eddie is survived by his father Anthony LaCapria, his beloved wife and best friend Lorinda (Lori) Comppen, his brother Steven LaCapria and his wife Corinne (Cory) and his brother John LaCapria. Eddie was the father of Vane, Grace and Mavis. Relatives and friends are invited to Eddie’s viewing on Wednesday, May 29th from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. with services that evening at Anderson and Campbell Funeral Home, 703 Main St., Toms River, NJ 08753. In lieu of flowers Eddie’s wish was to have donations made to: BERT-Station 85, 540 Pinewald Keswick Rd., Bayville, NJ 08721 or Manitou Park Volunteer Fire Company-Station 18, 110 3rd Ave., Berkeley Township, NJ 08757. Condolences may be made by visiting


  • Visitation Wednesday, May 29, 2019
  • Visitation Wednesday, May 29, 2019
  • Service Wednesday, May 29, 2019


Edward J. Comppen

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Rocky aimondi

May 29, 2019

Ed was my good friend who always cared about me especially when I was at work in New York. You will be missed brother, I will miss working with you at the hospital and filling me in on all the fires I was missing!
Your friend and brother firefighter

Barry Dwyer

May 24, 2019

The Department of Dietary at Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus would like to extend our utmost and sincere condolences to Edwards Family . As you go through this time ,may the power of God share the same blanket of Peace and Tranquility with you, as he has already done to Edward.

Our very warm regards,
MMC SC Dietary

Doreen Laws

May 24, 2019

Lori and Family,
We are so sorry to hear about Eddie.
Our "Love" and "Prayers" are with you at this very sad
time. You need anything please call me and we will be
there for you.
All our Love,
Doreen, Don and Crystal