Joel M. Olmeda(1982 - 2013)

Joel M. Olmeda

AGE: 30 • Toms River

Joel M. Olmeda, age 30, of Toms River died Friday April 26, 2013 at home.

Joel was born in Lakewood living in Beachwood before moving to Toms River 15 years ago. He was a graduate of Toms River High School South Class of 2000 and was employed by Home Depot, Manahawkin, NJ.

Surviving is his mother and step-father Suzanne and Michael Skerchek of Toms River; his father Oscar Olmeda of Spring Hill, FL; his sister Tara Olmeda-Smith and her husband Robert Smith of Forked River, his two nephews Corey and Gavin, and his loving girlfriend Samantha Vergara. Joel will be missed by a large loving extended family and many friends. He will always be remembered for his creativity and his smile.

Visitation will be Wednesday 3-7pm at the Layton's Home For Funerals, Forked River. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral Thursday at 930 am at St. Barnabas Church, Bayville. Cremation will be private.

Published in Asbury Park Press from Apr. 30 to May 1, 2013