Francis Poling, a former Keyport councilman, died on August 5. He was 85. Polling was a U.S. Navy veteran. A Democrat, Poling was elected in 1979 and 1982. He did not seek re-election in 1985.
Herbert Jones, a longtime federal government official who later served as vice president of the National Association or Retired Federal Employees, died on July 31. He was 101.