MOONACHIE, N.J. -- Edward Evers, a resident of Moonachie, died Sunday, March 27. He was 91.
He was born Oct.11, 1924, in Clifton to Joseph and Clarissa Evers.
He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He was an alarm technician for many years before retiring in 1990. In 1997, he began working as the property maintenance officer for the Borough of Moonachie, retiring in October 2015. He had been a past commander of the VFW Moonachie Memorial Post 8424 for over 10 years and past president of the Moonachie Seniors Association for over 15 years.
He is survived by his wife, Audrey Teunisen; his children, Thomas Edward Evers, Carol Jean Ellis, Edward Stephen Evers, William Robert Evers, Michele Elliott and Steven Mandala; his grandchildren, Carl, Graham, Taylor, Jessica, Benjamin, Rachel, Stephen, Connor, Douglas and Steven; and six great-grandchildren.
He was predeceased by his son John Robert Evers; his granddaughter Elizabethel Evers; his sister Kay Tansley; and brother Jack Evers.
Visiting will be noon-2 p.m., Saturday, April 2, at Warner-Wozniak Funeral Service, 80 Midland Ave., Wallington.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Moonachie First Aid & Rescue Squad, 121 Moonachie Road, Moonachie, NJ 07074.