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Edward Joseph Jerome

September 18, 2018
Edward Joseph Jerome
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Jerome, Edward Joseph,71 of Edgartown, MA. and formerly of Absecon, NJ passed away on Tuesday, September 18, 2018. Ed attended elementary school in Absecon and graduated from Pleasantville High School, Class of 65. As a greyhound, Ed served as class president for four years and excelled on the football field and baseball diamond. Ed also held dear his valuable time spent as a life guard for the Atlantic City Beach Patrol. During his time in Edgartown, Ed was a benevolent school principal for nearly three decades. Ed also took on many other community roles, but all were eclipsed by his passion for the Martha’s Vineyard Stripe Bass and Blue Fish Derby. He had been president of the derby for many years. Ed is survived by his wife Maryanne L (Langley) Jerome, son Nick Jerome and Sister JoAnn Elco (Pete). Ed is predeceased by his son Joseph Jerome, and father and mother, Joseph and Anna Jerome. Mass of Christian Burial was held on Saturday, September 22 at St. Elizabeth’s Church in Edgartown. Donations in his memory can be made for the Joseph Jerome Memorial Fund, PO Box 2232 or to the MV Derby Scholarship Fund, PO Box 2101 both in Edgartown, MA 02539. For online condolences, please visit

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mass of christian burial




11:00 AM 9/22/2018 11:00:00 AM
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church

591 New Jersey Avenue
Absecon, NJ 08201

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church
591 New Jersey Avenue Absecon 08201 NJ
United States

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