Edward W. Hoth, 89, of Hazlet, New Jersey, passed away at home on Thursday, June 18, 2020. Edward was born on November 26, 1930 in Jersey City, New Jersey, where he grew up and met his beloved wife, Martha Jones. After marriage, Edward and Martha settled in Hazlet to raise their family, where he remained to present day. Before retirement, Edward worked as an Assembler at General Motors in Linden, New Jersey for over 25 years. Edward was a proud United States Marine Corps Veteran, having served our country during the Korean War. He was a member of the Philip K. Dorn Detachment in Middletown and served as the Commandant of the Marine Corps League of the State of New Jersey. He was also a lifetime member of VFW Post #2179 in Port Monmouth, American Legion Post #4303 in Hazlet and the NRA.
He was predeceased by his parents, Edward and Florence (Parker) Hoth, his beloved wife and mother of his children, Martha (Jones) Hoth, his adoring second wife, Evelyn Hoth, and his dear brother, Robert Hoth. Edward is survived by his loving children, Angela Vitale and her husband, Paul, of Hazlet, Gary Hoth and his wife, Enyr, of Jacksonville, Florida, and Janet Hoth and her husband, Michael Vashey, of Matawan, his sister-in-law, Ann Hoth, his cherished grandchildren, Christopher, Jennifer, Nicole, Heather and Ashley and his adored great grandchildren, Jacob, Lily, Michael Jr., and Talia. Edward will be deeply missed, but never forgotten.
Family and friends are invited to visit on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 from 4:00 to 8:00 PM and Wednesday morning, June 24, 2020 from 8:45 to 9:30 AM at the Shore Point Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Inc., 3269 State Highway/Route 35 North, Hazlet, New Jersey 07730. A prayer service will be offered on Wednesday morning at approximately 9:00 AM. Interment will follow at Shoreland Memorial Gardens in Hazlet. For information, directions, or to send condolences to the family, please visit, www.shorepointfh.com.
As per the regulations imposed through the State of New Jersey, there will now be a maximum of 50 persons allowed in the funeral home at one time. In order to accommodate all of Edward's family and friends, we ask that you please be brief while visiting in order to make room for additional guests to pay their respects; we thank you for your understanding during this time. Face protection is also required as per state regulations.
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