Edward J. VanSciver of Burlington, NJ, passed away into God’s loving and eternal care on Friday, June 12, 2020 at Virtua Hospital, Willingboro. He was 82.
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Born and raised in Burlington, he lived in Bristol Boro, PA, and Fairless Hills, PA, before moving back to Burlington.
Edward was a proud U.S. Navy veteran who worked for Rohm and Haas Chemical Co. in Bristol for 34 years and retired in 1998. He was a volunteer fireman and auxiliary fire police in Bristol and Fairless Hills. Edward was involved in many church leadership positions over his life, and was currently a member of the Fountain of Life Center.
Predeceased by his grandparents Clara and John VanSciver; his father Edward M. VanSciver, and stepmother Alma Z. VanSciver, he is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Isabelle H. VanSciver (nee Ferri) and his children Gwendolyn C. McCreary (Thomas) and Nichol R. Gee (Adam). He also leaves behind his grandchildren A. Alexander, Edison N., Isaac A. and Olivia G. as well as extended family and dear friends.
A walk-through viewing will be held from 6-9 PM on Monday, June 15, 2020 at the Fountain of Life Center, corner of Columbus and Old York Roads, Florence Twp. and also on Tuesday June 16, 2020 from 10-11 AM. All attendees must wear a mask and adhere to social distancing guidelines. Professional services entrusted to Dennison-McGee Funeral Home 869 Beverly Road Burlington. Interment to follow in Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery, North Hanover. Donations in Edward’s memory may be sent to Hope Alive Ministries, PO Box 964, Medford NJ 08055. (Hopealivesolace.org.) To offer condolences to the family please visit www.dennisonfh.com