William H. Buckalew, age 76, a lifelong resident of New Egypt, passed away peacefully on Friday, August 10, 2018 at Healthsouth Rehab in Toms River. He was born at home in New Egypt to the late Delmas and Marjorie Buckalew on May 4, 1942. William was a true “Piney”, he loved everything about the great outdoors. He enjoyed hunting and fishing every chance he could get. William was a loving father, brother, grandfather and uncle who will be deeply missed.
William is predeceased by his parents, Delmas and Marjorie Buckalew (nee Horner) and his brother Norman Buckalew.
He leaves behind his two sons, Wade Buckalew of New Egypt and William D. Buckalew and his wife Kathleen of Fieldsboro; his three grandchildren, Hunter, Sarah and David; close cousin and best friend, Irvin Carter; along with several loved cousins, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
A memorial service will be held for William at a later date. Please check back for updated service information and times. All arrangements are under the direction of the Tilghman Funeral Home, located at 52 Main Street, New Egypt, NJ 08533.