Arthur W. Bethanis, Jr., 64, of Barnegat passed on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. Born in Toms River, NJ to his late parents, Arthur W., Sr. and Joan Bethanis, he lived in the Barnegat area all of his life. He worked as a self-employed heavy equipment operator in the excavation industry. Artie enjoyed riding all terrain vehicles, snow mobiling, and spending time at his home in upstate New York, which he built himself. His greatest pleasure was time spent with family and friends. He will be remembered as a kind hearted man with a gentle spirit always willing to help others.
Surviving are his two loving sons, Arthur F. Bethanis and wife Aimee, Ryan M. Bethanis; his cherished grandchildren, Alexis, Ashlee and Allison; his loving step-mother, Eileen Bethanis; his devoted sister and brother, Patricia Thompson and Robert Bethanis.
Viewing Thursday, May 23, 2019 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM at Barnegat Funeral Home, 841 West Bay Ave., Barnegat. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral from the Barnegat Funeral Home on Friday 9:30 AM with funeral services to start 10 AM. Interment will follow in Barnegat Memorial Cemetery.