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Stella Specht, of Gloucester City, age 86


On November 15, 2007 (nee Pacskowski) of Gloucester City, NJ, age 86. 
She was the beloved wife of the late Richard G. Specht and loving mother of Linda Schmidt (Richard) and Candy Koenig (John). Loving grandmother of Julie Cummings (Rich), Amy Winters (Chris), and Stephen Schmidt (Kathy). Loving 'Big Grandmom' to Alexandria and Kaleigh Cummings, Addison Winters and Elizabeth Schmidt. Her dear sister Sophia Gross and cherished sister-in-law Margaret Baskowsky also survive her.
Stella enjoyed spending time with her family, caring for her pets, taking long walks, going on casino bus trips and shopping in Philadelphia. She was a very independent, hard-working woman. Stella enjoyed keeping busy and worked at Air Seal Glass and then at Thermoseal Glass Corp in Gloucester City which she retired from while in her 70's. Her spirit of life will be missed by those who loved her.
Her funeral service will be private at the request of the family. If desired, memorial donations in Stella's name may be made to the Animal Adoption Ctr., PO Box 4017, Lindenwold, NJ 08021.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the ETHERINGTON-CRERAN FUNERAL HOME, GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ.