Dennis J. Marande passed away peacefully in Leesburg, GA at the age of 73.
Dennis is survived by his wife of 50 years Cheryl (Brusgard), His Son David (Sandy) of Toms River, NJ, Brother Dr. Robert P. Marande (Robin) of Bloomsburg, PA, Cousins Ralph Matteson (Olga) of St. Johns, MI, Ron Rinz of Essexville, MI and John Ceglarek of Mattawan, MI. He is preceded in death by his parents David and Lucille (Ceglarek) Marande of Bay City, MI.
Dennis was born on September 30, 1947 in Bay City, MI. After moving to NJ, Dennis began working for Frequency Engineering Laboratories of Farmingdale, NJ. He was most recently employed as a civilian contractor at the Marine Corp Logistics Base in Albany, GA.
Dennis was a devoted husband and father who always put his family first. He, above all enjoyed spending time with his wife and son. Additionally, he was an accomplished amateur radio operator and private pilot. Passions he inherited from his father and shared with his son David, and his brother, Robert.
A viewing is scheduled for 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM on Thursday, February 11, 2021 at Kedz Funeral Home, 1123 Hooper Ave, Toms River, NJ 08753, with a funeral mass on Friday 10:00 AM at St. Joseph's Church, Toms River, NJ 08753. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Dennis's life. Condolences and flowers can be sent to Kedz Funeral Home, 1123 Hooper Ave, Toms River, NJ 08753.