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Theodore Lambert "Ted" Applegate - Southport

Theodore Lambert "Ted" Applegate, age 83, of Southport formerly of Manasquan, New Jersey died Monday, August 20, 2012.

Mr. Applegate was born April 3, 1929 in Spring Lake, New Jersey, son of the late LeRoy and Jennie Houghton Applegate. Ted graduated from Wentworth Institute and was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps. Ted was a building contractor and built many homes in the Manasquan, New Jersey area until his retirement to Southport in 1985. Mr. Applegate was an avid golfer and fisherman and will be remembered for his sense of humor as well as a loving and generous husband, father, brother, and friend by many. He was preceded in death by his sister, Margaret Olmstead.

Survivors include his loving wife of 65 years Leila Nichols Applegate of Southport; one son Theodore Applegate, Jr. and wife Marcia of Southport; two daughters, Barbara Alice Applegate of Supply and Victoria Lee Evans and husband Victor of Manasquan, New Jersey; two brothers, LeRoy Applegate of Texas and Frank Applegate of Brielle, New Jersey; two grandchildren, Jamie and Jacob Evans. Mr. Applegate was also survived by four brothers-in-law, Edwin Nichols, Charles Nichols, Lowell Nichols, and Wallace Nichols and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, August 25, 2012 at 3:00 pm at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 960 Southport-Supply Road, Bolivia.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 pm Friday, August 24, 2012 at Peacock-Newnam & White Funeral Home in Southport.

Peacock-Newnam & White Funeral and Cremation Service, Southport



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