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Toms River - William Niess, 92, of Toms River, NJ, passed away on December 29th, 2017, at home, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Philadelphia, PA, and lived in Blue Bell, PA, before moving to Toms River in 1974. William worked at the Naval Air Engineering Center in Lakehurst for 34 years as a Mechanical Engineer, retiring in 1995. He was a proud WWII veteran of the U.S. Army. He was a member of the George P. Vanderveer Post #129 of Toms River. William was a dedicated family man who served the community in many roles, including Scout Master, Little League Coach, and Band Parent.

William was predeceased by his beloved wife Mildred Niess in 2001. He is survived by his son William Niess and his wife Tracy of Asburn, VA; his two daughters: Linda Apps and her husband James of Cicero, NY, and Barbara Niess and her companion Gerard King of Toms River; and three grandchildren: William, Will, and Cooper.

Services are private and under the direction of Anderson & Campbell Funeral Home, 703 Main Street, Toms River, NJ 08753. In lieu of flowers, contributions in William's name may be made to The Visiting Nurses Association of Central Jersey.
Published in Asbury Park Press on Jan. 3, 2018
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