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Arlene (Morrell) Duke
July 14, 1930 ~ October 27, 2023 (age 93) 93 Years Old
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Arlene Duke (nee Morrell), 93, of Toms River, NJ, passed away Friday, October 27, 2023.
Born in Weehawken, NJ, she lived in Guttenberg, NJ before moving to Ocean County in 1975. She had lived in Bayville, NJ before moving to Toms River.
Arlene was a member of the Forked River Baptist Church, the Beachwood Ladies Club and the Toms River Senior Center.
She was predeceased by her husband Edward Duke in 2011, her daughter Gail Olazarra, her granddaughter Jenna Rice and a brother Donald O’Brien.
Arlene is survived by her two daughters April Yezzi and her husband Massimo of Toms River, Madalaine Rice and her husband Walter of Bayville, NJ, seven grandchildren Irene, Ernie, Cristina, Nicole, Kyle, Samantha and Eric and five great grandchildren Samantha, Kevin, Nora, Owen and Aiden.
The family will receive relatives and friends on Wednesday, November 1, 2023 4:00pm – 8:00pm at the Timothy E. Ryan Home for Funerals, 145 St. Catherine Blvd., Toms River. A funeral service will be offered Thursday, November 2, 2023 10:00am at the funeral home. Burial to follow at Ocean County Memorial Park, Toms River.
In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to Forked River Baptist Church, 21 Haines Street, Lanoka Harbor NJ 08731, Crew Fellowship Ministry in Arlene's name.