Lionel C. Fansler

Lionel Fansler, 87, died on July 18, 2022.

Born in Farmington, DE, he lived in Seaville, NJ.  He worked for Atlantic City Electric Co. in Beesley’s Point until retiring in 1992.  He served in the U.S. Air Force for 4 years. Lionel was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church, American Legion Post 524, City, NJ, and Cumberland Rifleman.

Lionel loved his family, riding on the Boardwalk, golfing, gardening, fishing and spending winters in Florida.  He was also a big Phillies fan.

Survivors include his loving wife of 65 years, Colleen; daughter, Leslie Penney (Jon); son, James (Kathleen); grandchildren, Courtney, Chelsea, Michael, Kayleen, and Brianna.

Friend and family are invited to a time of visitation on Saturday, July 23, 2022, at 10:00 AM, at Wesley United Methodist Church, 400 Dennisville Petersburg Road, Petersburg, NJ, followed by a service at 11 AM.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Wesley UMC,  or American Legion Post 524, P.O. Box 363, Ocean City, NJ 08226.

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