Dirk W. Easton
28 entries | 3 photos
The Guest Book is expired.
AGE: 60 • Forked River
Dirk W. Easton, age 60 Forked River, passed away Monday February 24, 2014 at Community Medical Center, Toms River.
He grew up in Toms River; attending St Joseph's Grammar School and was a graduate of the Toms River South High School Class of 1972. He excelled in both soccer and baseball making All County. He received his degree from Ocean County College and worked for First Energy Corp for 35 years.
He reconnected with his childhood friend Jeanne (Polo); they have been married since 1992. The love of his life is his daughter Meghan Elizabeth; he was Dad, and "Coach" of soccer and softball. He was lovingly called "Pops" by all of Meghan's friends. He had a great love of the beach and was an avid sports fan of the Giants, Yankee and Devils. In addition to his wife Jeanne and his daughter Meghan, Dirk is also survived by his brother David and his sister-in-law, Michelle, nieces Marian and Ariel Easton of Toms River, step-sons, Christopher, Matthew, Mark Bruschi and their wives and six Grandchildren.
Visitation will be Friday 3-6 pm at the Layton's Home For Funerals, Forked River. A funeral mass will be held 930 am Saturday at the Church of Saint Pius X, Forked River. Cremation will be private.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the "Meghan Easton Education Fund."
Layton's Home For Funerals
250 West Lacey Road Forked River, NJ 08731
Published in Asbury Park Press on Feb. 27, 2014