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Gloucester City: Carmela Damiano, 88, active volunteer, member of Senior Citizens


Carmela “Millie”


On September 27, 2008. Age 88. Of Gloucester City. Loving Daughter of the late Nicholas and Caterina Damiano (nee DiNardo). Beloved Aunt of Dolores Jones of Bonita Springs, Florida, Rose Marie Pocius of Mantua, Peter Duca of Arroyo Grande, California, Nicholas Duca of Simi Valley, California, Robert Duca of Estell Manor and the late Nicholas Damiani. Dear Sister of the late John and Millie Damiani and the late Antonietta and Joseph Duca. Cherished Great-Aunt of 9 and great-great aunt of 12. Carmela was known as “Millie” to all and was born in Campo Basso, Italy.

She graduated from Paulsboro High School and was a resident of Gloucester City. She was a devoted parishioner of Saint Mary’s R.C. Church in Gloucester City. Millie worked in the payroll department for 35 years at Campbell Soup Company in Camden. She was a very active and beloved volunteer for Underwood Memorial Hospital in Woodbury and was active with the Gloucester City Seniors Citizens Association.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend her viewing on Saturday morning from 10 am to 11 am at Saint Mary’s R.C. Church: 426 Monmouth Street, Gloucester City. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11 am in the church. Entombment Eglington Mausoleum, Clarksboro. There will be no evening viewing and no viewing at the funeral home.

Family requests no flowers please, instead memorial donations are strongly requested for the National Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired: 919 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107. ATTN: Development Department. Please write in memo of the check: Carmela Damiano.

Expressions of sympathy can be e-mailed to the family through our funeral home website under online obituaries of Carmela Damiano. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries may be made through: McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME: 851 Monmouth Street, Gloucester City.

Ph: 856-456-1142