TOMS RIVER - John Victor Ebeling, 85, of Toms River, passed away April 9, 2014, at home with his loving family at his bedside.
Born in Hamilton where he lived for most of his life before settling in Toms River. John was a U.S. Coast Guard
veteran serving in Hawaii and the Philippines and aboard the CGC Spencer. He worked for 39 years for DeLaval Steam Turbine, retiring in 1992. He enjoyed playing golf, fishing, clamming, and spending time with his family. He was a long time member of the National Rifle Association.
He was predeceased by the love of his life, his wife Marilyn. Surviving are his children, Jeffrey Ebeling and wife Jill, Susan Ebeling-Witte and husband Michael, John Ebeling and wife Isabella, Joseph Ebeling and wife Jean, Sharlene Kosa and husband Richard, and his sister, Genevieve Trout; 18 grandchildren and 7 great- grandchildren, also many relatives and friends. Funeral services are private with the family under the direction of Mastapeter Funeral Home, Bayville.