Edward L Behm Jr.


U.S. Veteran

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Obituaries » Edward L Behm Jr.

Edward L. Behm Jr. 74, of Millville, passed away surrounded by his family early Friday morning. Born and raised in Millville Edward was a lifelong resident.


After high school, Ed enlisted, and served in the United States Air Force. Edward then was hired by Wheaton Industries, where he worked for 45 years; working as a mold maker and then being promoted to supervisor.


Edward loved his home and working on his 10 ½ acres. He enjoyed cutting the grass, working on planters and feeding the birds. He enjoyed his private time working his property. Edward was an outdoorsman and also enjoyed going fishing. He had a keen sense of humor that only his family and close friends truly understood.


He is survived by: wife, Wei Fang Behm; son, Edward Behm III (Susan); daughters, Theresa Behm, Michelle Behm, Brenda Simmerman (Richard); step-daughter, Juelin Wang; grandchildren, Joshua Behm, Candice Riggin, Nicole Behm, Doug Warfle, Casey Riggin, Cameron Simmerman; great grandchildren, Penelope Payne, Cayden Morey, Alina Morey; nephews, Robert Behm (Shelly), Albert Behm (Dawn).


A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday (1/3/2019) at 11am in the Cumberland County Community Church of Millville. Burial will be private. Relatives and friends will be received at the church on Thursday from 10am until 11am. Memorial contributions can be made to: Bayada at Inspira Hospice, 603 N. Broad St., Woodbury, NJ 08096. Written condolences can be sent to: or visit our web site at or