EDGEWATER PARK, N.J. -- David “Van” Whitney Sr., 70, of Edgewater Park, died July 26, 2016.
Born in Riverside, he was raised in Beverly for 55 years before settling in Edgewater Park 15 years ago.
He served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War. He was a machinist for many years, retiring in 2005 from Rhawn Flange in Delanco. He also was an avid boater.
He was the father of David V. Whitney Jr. and wife Lauren; former husband of Carol J. Murphy; grandfather of Stella Anne Whitney and Brayden Van Whitney; brother of Donna Whitney; and uncle of Danielle Giano.
All services were private.
Donations can be made in his name to Samaritan Hospice, 5 Eves Drive, Suite 300, Marlton, NJ 08053.