Alvin T. Powers, 78, of Bayville, died on August 5, 2019 at home. Born and raised in Jersey City, he has been a resident of Bayville since 1976. Mr. Powers was a Chief Engineer with the United Marine Division Local #333. And was Port Engineer for the Great Lakes Shipyard of Staten Island, NY. Al was a devoted family man who adored his grand kids and supported them in their many activities. He was predeceased by his son Kirk, his life partner Patricia Elhowary and his siblings, Leonard “Red”, Norman, Ronnie, Larry and Joyce.
Surviving are; his daughter, Kerry Martin and her husband Curt and his stepson Daniel Ocasio and his life partner Jill; his loving grandchildren, Pride, Payetience , Chance, Jarred and Shaylee; also survived by his devoted friends, Paul Roura and (Uncle) George Peterson. He will also be dearly missed by his good buddy “Tank”.
Visiting hours will be Saturday, August 10th, from 2pm to 5pm, with a Prayer Service at 4:30pm, in the Mastapeter Funeral Home, 270 Atlantic City Blvd., Bayville. In lieu of flowers, donations in Alvin’s memory to: Seamen’s Church Institute, (seamenschurch.org/ways to give) would be appreciated.