Edward G. "Bud" Van Allen Jr., 62, of Long Valley, passed away suddenly, Thursday, March 16, 2017, at Hackettstown Regional Medical Center. Edward was born in Fort Dix and except for his 10 years in Newport, RI, he was a resident of NJ.
He worked as a HVAC Tech and retired in 2016, after over 30 years..
Bud loved music and he taught guitar, DJ'd and did karaoke. He is a past HOG member and CMA Member and is a current Eagle Riders Motorcycle member.
Edward is survived by his high school sweet heart and wife of nine years Teresa, his mother Barbara Norton and her husband Edgar, his daughter Brianna Van Allen and her husband Peter Miscikoski, his son Brandon and his wife Jaclyn, his grandson Liam, four step children Elisa DiMarsico, Adrianna Ostoyic, Dylan Cross and Sabrina Bruen.Edward is also survived by his three sisters Donna Holdefehr, Laurie Carlson, Christy Elsberry and his seven step grand children. He is predeceased by his father Edward G. Van Allen, Sr.
Visitation Wednesday, March 22, 2017 4:00 PM - 7:30 PM followed by a funeral service, at Tuttle Funeral Home, Randolph (www.tuttlefh.com).
In lieu of flowers donations in his memory may be made to: Deborah Heart & Lung, 350 Woodside Lane, Bridgewater, NJ 08807.