Edward J. Orfe, Jr.

(Jun 11, 1954 to Aug 4, 2010)

Ed had an appetite for many things; education, music, his family, and of course, his ma’s home cooking. He read many books and retained information with enviable ease. He enjoyed talk radio and had a passion for Star Trek and chocolate milk. He was a graduate of St. Peter School, Riverside High School, and Stockton State College. rn Ed is survived by his daughter Keelyn, his parents Edward Sr. and Jane of Delran, his brother Steven, sister Lisa Philipp, brother-in-law Scott Philipp, nephews Justin Kruithof, Brahm Philipp, niece Guinnevere Philipp and his good friend Sanika.rn Ed’s 56 years, June 11, 1954 August 4, 2010, were privately commemorated by his family.rn Arrangements by the Sweeney Funeral Home, Riversidern

29 thoughts on “Edward J. Orfe, Jr.

  1. Wanda Lawrence

    “Stingray rides at 4:00 AM, The ocean, Spring of 76, Getting drunk, Laughs, So many memories, and if I can’t remember all the memories, I will remember the feeling, one feeling of happiness the whole time. Good luck, play out your dreams. I’ll remember you always, Love, Ed – Your Smile.” Written by Ed at 1:40 AM on 5/15/76 on the inside cover of “The Prophet” by Kahlil Gibran.nI’ll love and remember Ed always.

  2. James Cassady

    It was an honor attending the Phillies game with you this past July. I cannot believe your gone I keep expecting to get a text with the score of the Phillies game, you going off on one of your rants about hp or the government or just trying to make a deal. I am glad that I was able to see you one last time before you left us. I will never forget you Ed. May God rest your soul my friend.

  3. Anonymous

    This is a dedication to a true friend. You are now gone you have left a huge void in our lives on August 4th 2010.Life may have thrown you a curveball but you were always there no matter how tough of a time you were going through to lend a helping hand or moral support. Your stories of conspiracies, Glenn Beck, The Big Talker, space travel, Sister Sylvia, dolphins and your times in FL and AZ would always bring a smile to our faces. We only knew you a short time during your existence here on earth but in that time you left all of us with enough memories to last a lifetime and beyond. You and your stories touched so many lives you were a true legend and friend in your own way.rn

  4. sanika tanee lipscomb

    To my friend ed thank u for everything u have always been there for me am unhappy ur gone but happy ur at peace. Am glad now that u get the chance to look after us ur presents will always shine on me. i will miss r rides walks n talks P.S. It was a honor to know u goodbye

  5. jim n sanika

    Ed the night before u passed u spend the evening with jim n myself wearing ur spock ears n bringing us joy n laughter but we never thought it would be the last time we r both thankful for the gift n that night n we will never forget what u given us luv u

  6. Anonymous

    It was not their irritating assumption of equality that annoyed Nicholai so much as their cultural confusions. The Americans seemed to confuse standard of living with quality of life, equal opportunity with institutionalized mediocrity, bravery with courage, machismo with manhood, liberty with freedom, wordiness with articulation, fun with pleasure – in short, all of the misconceptions common to those who assume that justice implies equality for all, rather than equality for equals.rnThis was one of Ed’s favorite quotes rnrnrn

  7. Anonymous

    Damn Man I can’t believe you have been gone 4 months already I hope the great beyond finally brings you peace my friend

  8. Anonymous

    Hey buddy just stopping in to say hi not much going on down here just the same old shit but you already know that hope the great beyond is treating you well by the way happy belated bday buddy we all miss you man it really sucks not hearing from you on a regular basis I saw someone wearing your favorite gozo shirt and had to do a double take well I’ll talk to you later and remember the helpful shall inherit the green hope that is the case for you damn I miss you buddyrn

  9. Anonymous

    Hey Buddy I can’t believe it has been a year since I saw you last. I still can’t believe you are gone my friend. You are still greatly missed and you shall never be forgotten until we meet again in the great beyond. Rest In Peace Friendrn

  10. Anonymous

    May the road rise to meet you.rnMay the wind be always at your back.rnMay the sunshine warm upon your face.rnMay the rains fall upon your fields.rnAnd until we meet again,rnMAy God hold you in the hollow of His hand. rn

  11. Anonymous

    Hey my Friend I could really use some help to get my family back I know you knew the true value of family so In this time of my need please help me out saving my family Just put in a good word for me Blessed are the helpful for the shall inherit the herb I miss you buddy

  12. sharon

    Just can’t believe it, i always loved u always will, writing on here won’t bring u back wish i had someway to. Many regrets even more memories, u always made me smile, hope somehow u know how much i miss u.

  13. A friend

    Hey Buddy I know you been gone for quite some time now but I just wanted to say thank you for being such a good friend. May God rest your soul

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