Fred Underwood, a former Brick Councilman, died on August 21. He was 79. Underwood spent 27 years as a teacher and vice principal in Brick. He began his political career as a member of the Brick Zoning Board in 1978.
Ronald Benedetto, who spent 30 years as a business agent for the Laborers International Union Local 472-172, died on August 19. He was 70.
Joseph Hanselmann, a former president of the Sheet Metal Workers Union Local 43, died on August 11. He was 79.