Stephen W. Ferrara, 27 of Columbus, Mansfield Township, passed away Saturday, September 2, 2017. Stephen worked as a public claims adjuster for Major Lawrence Group, and was co-owner of the Four Seasons Children's Center in Mt. Laurel, NJ. Born in Mt. Holly, Stephen grew up in Browns Mills. He moved to Columbus in 2002 and attended Northern Burlington High School where he was a member of the school football team. He attended Radford University. Stephen was predeceased by his maternal grandparents, Mario and Gail Caprio, and his grandma Elizabeth Hilliard and his paternal grandparents Gerardo and Helene Ferrara .
Surviving are his parents William and Susan (Caprio) Ferrara; sister Elizabeth and brother in law Justin Tomaszewski; brother Christopher; Grandpa Jack Hilliard; nephew and nieces, Ryan, Vanessa, and Veronica Tomaszewski; and many loving aunts, uncles and cousins.
Visitation will be held at Kedz Funeral Home, 1123 Hooper Ave., Toms River, NJ on Friday from 4 to 8 pm. Relatives and friends are invited to join the family for the Mass of Christian Burial, 10:00am Saturday at St. Dominic's Catholic Church, corner of Route 88 and Van Zile Road, Bricktown, NJ 08724. Letters of condolence may be sent by visiting www.kedzfuneralhome.com