Theodore K. Werner

Theodore K. Werner

AGE: 62 • Manahawkin

Theodore K. "Ted" Werner, age 62, of Manahawkin died on Sunday, February 10, 2013 at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD. Son of the late Theodore and Wilbertha (Roth) Werner, Mr. Werner was born in Newark and was a longtime Belleville resident before moving to Manahawkin in 1989. Prior to his retirement in 2003, he was a Social Worker for over thirty years, most recently at Community Medical Center, Toms River, and at Health South, Toms River, prior to that. He held two Master's degrees; an MSW from Monmouth University and an MPA from Kean University.

He is survived by his wife, Patricia (O'Donnell) Werner; his children, Kate Werner of Beach Haven; Ted Werner and his wife Courtney of Manahawkin, and two grandchildren, Kristian and Jake Werner; four sisters, Bert Lare of Warren, NJ, Christine Christensen of Washington NJ, Caroline Werner of Manahawkin and Louise Werner-Cid of Venice Beach, CA; and his sainted mother-in-law, Marion O'Donnell of Manahawkin.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 11:00am on Friday, February 15, 2013 at St. Thomas of Villanova Church, 13th Street at Long Beach Blvd, Surf City. The family will receive friends at the church from 10:30am until the mass begins. Cremation will be private.

Published in Asbury Park Press on Feb. 13, 2013