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Loretta Veronica Keith, one of the founding members of St. Maurice Parish


Loretta “Veronica”


On August 30, 2008. (nee Glennan) Age 83. Surrounded by her loving family. Of Buena. Formerly of Brooklawn and Gloucester City. Loving wife of 50 years to the late James E. Keith, Sr. Loving mother of Edward (Linda) Keith, Charles (Doloros) Keith, Ellen Madjeski, and James (Sara) Keith. Predeceased by her son John Keith. Dear sister of William, Eugene and Thomas Glennan. Also survived by several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Loretta was born in Gloucester City and most recently was a resident of Heritage Assisted Living in Hammonton, NJ. She was one of the founding parishioners of Saint Maurice R.C. Church in Brooklawn.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend her viewing on Thursday morning from 8 to 9:30 am at the McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME: 851 Monmouth St. (at Brown St.) Gloucester City, NJ 08030. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 am at Saint Maurice R.C. Church: 401 Community Rd., Brooklawn, NJ. Interment New Saint Mary’s Cemetery, Bellmawr.

The family requests memorial donations in Loretta’s memory to the Catholic Charities: 1845 Haddon Ave. Camden, NJ 08103. Please write Loretta Keith in the memo of the check. Expressions of sympathy can be e-mailed to the family through our funeral home website under online obituaries of Loretta Keith.

Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries may be made through: McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME: 851 Monmouth Street, Gloucester City. Phone: 856-456-1142.