Kenneth C Fick Sr.

December 13, 1935September 29, 2013

Kenneth C. Fick, Sr., 77, of Toms River passed away on Sunday September 29th, 2013 at Van Dyke Hospice and Palliative Care in Toms River. Born in Wallington, NJ he resided in Clifton, NJ and Ocean Beach, NJ prior to moving to Toms River in 1996. Kenneth was a Korean War Veteran who served in the Marine Corps from 1953 to 1955. He was the Past Commander of the American Legion Post 347 in Clifton, NJ and the Past President of the Clifton War Veteran’s Alliance. He worked as a Heavy Equipment Operator for the City of Clifton, NJ for over 30 years and for Ocean Beach Unit 3 for many years after his retirement. Surviving are his loving wife Gail (Groendyk), daughter Dawn Devaul of Streetsboro, OH, son Kenneth C. Fick, Jr. of Toms River, daughter Wendy and husband Peter Tordilio of Succasunna, NJ and grandson Kristofer Devaul. Visitation will be Wednesday October 2nd, 2013 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm at the Quinn-Hopping Funeral Home 26 Mule Road, Toms River, NJ 08755. A Funeral Service will be offered at 8:30pm during visitation. Interment will be private. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting


  • Visitation Wednesday, October 2, 2013
  • Visitation Wednesday, October 2, 2013
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Kenneth C Fick Sr.

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October 11, 2013

Sending my deepest sympathy. Just read the news about Ken. My late husband Raymond worked for years at the DPW with him.
Mrs. Ellen Lesch

October 3, 2013

Aunt Gail:
Sorry to hear about Uncle Ken, our prayers are with you and your Family!
Bill and Mary Van Eck

October 2, 2013

Our deepest sympathy to the Fick family. We have so many wonderful memories of times spent with Kenny. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Jose & Louise Montalvo (Clifton, NJ)

October 2, 2013

Dearest Wendy, Pete and family,
I'm so sorry for your loss. When I saw the photo you posted, it brought tears to my eyes. Wen, you and Dad look so happy and beautiful. Those are the images and feelings you should always keep the closest. Love you sweetie. Andrea

Sandy and Mike Lidman

October 1, 2013

We are very sorry for your loss. I know this has been a very difficult time for all of you. Our deepest sympathy goes out to your family. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Steve and Cindi Schott

October 1, 2013

We were so sorry to hear of your loss. Please let us know if there is anything we can do to help at this time. You are in our thoughts and prayers, be strong and know you have an amazing angel watching over all of you.

Linda Month

October 1, 2013

Gail my thoughts n Prayers are with you and your family ... You and your family will get thru this because of the love and support you all have .. Love Linda from Bayada

October 1, 2013

My condolences to the Fick family. May memories of time spent with Kenneth warm your hearts. Lean on God for comfort and the hope he gives of seeing our passed loved ones again.

Debbie & Bob

October 1, 2013

Aunt Gail

Today we will celebrate a life well lived. We will cherish the memories forever. We love you and are here if you need us