Edward C Stow Jr.

April 25, 1936 ~ May 2, 2019 (age 83)

EDWARD C. STOW, JR. of Southampton, NJ, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 2nd, 2019.  He was 83 yrs. of age. Born in Mt. Holly, NJ, he was the son of the late Edward C. & Anne H. (nee Andress) Stow and has resided in Southampton for the past 1 1/2 years.  He moved to Southampton from Meherrin, VA and previously lived in Tabernacle, Sea Isle City and Marlton, NJ.  Ed was a former School Bus Driver for the Tabernacle Twp. Schools and was well known as “Capt. Ed” owning and operating the Trophy Run Charter Fishing Boat in Sea Isle City, NJ.  He was the Director of Property & Grounds at the Wiley Christian Retirement Community in Marlton, NJ and the co-owner of Spring Meadow Dairy Farm in Marlton, NJ until the sale of the farm in 1981.  Ed spent his whole life serving others.  He was a 4-H Leader in his younger days and was always active in the many churches he belonged to in his life as a Lay Leader, Elder, Alpha Director, Sunday School Teacher and Choir member.  He was a former member of the Marlton Emergency Squad, past president of the Burlington Country Farm Fair, charter member and past president of the Marlton Rotary Club and an active member of Wiley Church.  He is the Beloved Husband of Susan (nee Alloway) Stow of Southampton, NJ and the Loving Father of David E. Stow and his wife Lynn of Medford, NJ, Donald A. Stow and his wife Susan of Alpharetta, GA, Dean B. Stow of Ocean View, NJ and Melanie Pittard and her husband Bill of Washington, DC.  He is also survived by his sisters Carol LaFon and her husband Daniel of New Windsor, MD and Doris Fulleman and her husband Charles of Keysville, VA, and his grandchildren Danelle and Dawn Stow; Vivian, Alice and Liam Pittard; Claire, Jack and Caroline Peterson. Relatives and Friends are invited to his viewing on Tuesday, May 7th, 2019 from 5:00 – 9:00 PM at the BRADLEY & STOW FUNERAL HOME, 127 Medford-Mt. Holly Rd., Medford, NJ, and on Wednesday from 10:00 – 11:00 AM at the Wiley Church, 99 E. Main Street, Marlton, NJ, where a Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 AM. Entombment will follow in the Parkview Cemetery @ Kirby’s Mill in Medford, NJ. In lieu of other expressions of sympathy, the family asks that donations be made to the Wiley Mission, Inc.  99 E. Main Street, Marlton, NJ 08053.    (

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