2017-08-02 * Joseph Alton Loveland

November 1, 1943 – August 2, 2017 https://www.wimbergfuneralhome.com/obituaries/Joseph-Loveland/#!/Obituary Obituary for Joseph Alton Loveland Joseph Alton Loveland, Jr., 73, of Port Republic, passed away on Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at Atlanticare Regional Medical Center, Mainland Division. Joe attended Port Republic Elementary school and graduated from Pleasantville High School in 1961. Joe was known as the “no […]

2016-08-29 * Todd Paul Mark Cheesman

Todd P. Cheesman, 48, a resident of Concord, NH, passed away peacefully on Monday, August 29 at Hospice House in Concord, NH after a long illness. He is survived by his wife of 15 years, Susan (Therriault) Cheesman and his daughter Sarah. He is also survived by his mother, Dorothy Davis, of Philadelphia, PA; his […]

2016-12-08 * William Naylor Jr

Adams-Perfect Funeral Homes, Inc. – Northfield Obituary William passed away on Thursday, December 8, 2016. William was a resident of Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey at the time of his passing. He graduated from Pleasantville High School. He served his country in Germany and was honorably Discharged. He was married to Elizabeth. A visitation will be […]

Essay of Luke Dice – Recipient of 2017 Lake Family Historical Association Scholarship

I think of the Lake Family every week as I am employed because of them! The Lake Family founded the Tabernacle where I work each Tuesday and Thursday, after school, to help elementary students with their homework and life-skills at SonClub. While scrolling through the list of different scholarship opportunities, I immediately recognized the Lake […]

2016-10 * Harvey Lake Tennis Award Ring from King of Sweden Discovered!

Harvey Y Lake was born Oct 25, 1874 in Petersburg New Jersey. He was the 5th child of Rev. Dr. Simon Wesley Lake and Mary Jane Scull. His paternal grandparents were Henry Lake and Sarah Blake. He attended public schools in Trenton.  He later lost his job as due to current events and decided to […]

The Lake Family Historical Association website is now secure!

In order to protect any personal information on our website, a secure certificate has been installed to encrypt any information sent to or from the website, and it will show in browsers as secure when https is used to load instead of http. You will see the green lock and the word “Secure” when using […]

2017-02-10 – Mikail Bluewater Hughes

Birth announcement for Mikail Bluewater Hughes, born Feb. 10, 2017 to Erin and Dylan Hughes. Grandmother – Valerie Hughes: Greatgrandmother – Barbara Abel: Great-greatgrandmother – Helen Price: Great-great-great-grandmother – Helen Conover: Great-great-great-greatgrandmother Julia Eugenia Lake.  Submitted by Barbara Abel.

2017-05-17 * Linda Lingo Prospero

I just found this on Facebook… Friends, Family and Neighbors: We wanted to let you know that mom’s (Linda Lingo Prospero) brave battle with cancer ended early this morning. We appreciate all of your kind thoughts and words. Visitation in Boerne TX: Friday, May 19, 2017 – 6:00pm – 8:00pm Vaughan’s Funeral Home 319 E […]

2017-08-14 – Francis Bry Abel

Francis Bry Abel, son of Bud and Cynthia Abel, enlisted in the Air Force and completed Basic training at Lackland Air Force Base in Lackland, Texas with high honors. He is presently stationed in New Mexico at Cannon AFB. We are all very proud of him. Submitted by Grandmother Barbara Abel.

2017-07-26 * Alfred W Lake

Alfred W. Lake, Jr. Longtime Howell resident, ‘loved to talk about fishing’ Alfred W. Lake, Jr., 91, of Howell, N.J., passed away on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, at Bella Terra, Jackson, N.J. Alfred born in Woodbury, N.J., and had lived in Old Bridge, N.J., before moving to Howell in 1972. Alfred had worked for International […]

Minutes of LFHA Annual Business Meeting – 2016

MINUTES OF THE LAKE FAMILY HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION ANNUAL BUSINESS MEETING At the Ocean City Tabernacle, Ocean City NJ, on August 27, 2016 The meeting was brought to order by President Dr. Janice Lake Betts at 3:13 pm. We joined in singing “Blesst Be the Tie That Binds”, then President Dr. Janice Betts led us in […]

2017-02-14 * Delicia Rush

Delicia Rush, daughter of Beth Eldridge, granddaughter of Leslie Rush, passed away on February 14, 2017.  She was survived by three children,  the oldest child is Brian Booker,  Amir Dasheem Craig and Lee Lee. RUSH  Delicia of Paterson beloved mother of three visiting Tues. 10am Services 11.00 at the Madonna Funeral Home 109 Howe Av […]

2017-07-15 Joseph Esposito and Julie Tottori Wedding

The beautiful Julie Tottori, daughter of Lawrence and Aileen Tottori, became Mrs. Joseph Esposito,son of Leslie Orman née Lake and the Late Thomas Esposito They were married on Saturday, July 15, 2017 at Half Moon Bay California.      

2017-05-17 Jocelyn Noelle Dempsey born to Abigail Rush and Garland Dempsey

The Lake Family Historical Association welcomes the newest member of the family, born May 17, 2017 to Abigail Rush and Garland Dempsey, a daughter, Jocelyn Noelle Dempsey. Grandparents are Vincent E Rush II (grandson of Mildred Ida Lake) and Sherri Seuff. Congratulations Abby and Garland !!!

2017-05-06 * Gladys Adams Merryman

Merryman, Gladys Adams, – 91, of Ocean City, NJ passed away at home on May 6, 2017 with her family by her side. Her one son, Charles B. Merryman, passed away two years ago before her. Surviving are one brother, Joseph Adams of Galloway, three children, Carol Lavis, Robert Merryman both of Ocean City, and […]

2016-10-19 * Doris M Lord

Doris M. Lord, age 95, of Linwood, passed away October 19th at home surrounded by family. She was a descendant of the Lake family and a lifelong resident of Linwood. She was known for her beautiful cakes and gingerbread designs. Doris was predeceased by husband Parry, son Parry W.and granddaughter Susan; survived by 3 daughters […]

Amendment to the Constitution Approved August 26, 2017

Article V Section I previously read: “There shall be an annual meeting of the Association on the second Thursday of September of each year, at the place decided on at the previous annual meeting. The Executive Committee shall have the power to change this date for any single meeting, and to arrange for special meetings […]