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Ethel G. (Maarberg) Halvorsen

August 10, 1926 ~ September 8, 2023 (age 97) 97 Years Old
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Obituary

Ethel G. Halvorsen, 97, most recently of Tinton Falls, peacefully passed away at her home on Friday, September 8th. Ethel was born in Staten Island, NY on August 10, 1926, a daughter of the late Karen and Johan  Maarberg. She was raised in Staten Island and moved with her family to New Jersey in the 1950's. She eventually settled in Middletown in 1965, where she would raise her family and live for 43 years before moving to Seabrook Village in Tinton Falls in 2008.

  Ethel graduated from Wagner College in Staten Island with a degree in nursing. She worked in various fields of nursing for several years. Once she married, she stayed at home to raise her family. Ethel volunteered in the office of the New Monmouth Baptist Church for over 20 years. She was also involved with the church's Women's Ministry and visited church members in nursing homes.

  Ethel was predeceased by her husband, T. Herbert Halvorsen in 1993. She was also predeceased by her  brother Arnold Maarberg and sister Karla Parsons.

  Ethel is survived by her five children; her three daughters, Sharon Yedzdimir, Claire Pfeiffer and Ann Loftus, along with two sons, Eric Halvorsen and Arne Halvorsen. She also leaves behind many grandchildren and great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

   Friends and relatives may pay their respects on Tuesday from 5 - 8 pm  and Wednesday from 10 - 11 am just prior to the funeral service at Scott & Kedz Home for Funerals, Belford, NJ.  The burial and committal will follow at Fairview Cemetery.

   In lieu of flowers, donations to Samaritan's Purse, PO Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607, may be made in Ethel's memory.

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
September 12, 2023

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Scott & Kedz Home for Funerals
153 Church Street
Belford, NJ 07718

Visitation
Wednesday
September 13, 2023

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Scott & Kedz Home for Funerals
153 Church Street
Belford, NJ 07718

Funeral Service
Wednesday
September 13, 2023

11:00 AM
Scott & Kedz Home for Funerals
153 Church Street
Belford, NJ 07718

Committal
Wednesday
September 13, 2023

12:30 PM
Fairview Cemetery
rt 35
Middletown, NJ 07701

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