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Betty (Zearfoss) Dobleman, Gloucester City Community Activitist

DOBLEMAN (Zearfoss) Elizabeth R. “Betty”- On October 31, 2008, (nee Brandt) a lifelong resident of Gloucester City, NJ, age 80 yrs.


Betty was the beloved wife of the late John J. Dobleman and loving mother of William (Maryanne), Charles “Ziggy” (Kathy) and Linda Zearfoss, and John W. (Linda) and Daniel (Bonnie) Dobleman and the late James Zearfoss. The beloved grandmother of 13 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren, dear sister of Eleanor Higginbotham, Marion Hagan (Bob), Earlene Hillman Jack Brandt (Bettyjane) and the late Butch Brandt.


Mrs. Dobleman was very active in the Community of Gloucester City. She helped found and was active for many years with the Gloucester City Mustangs Cheerleaders. She was a member and former secretary of the Lions Booster Club, a Past President of the PTA and former Zone Board President. Mrs. Dobleman was also very active in the Gloucester City Fire Co. #1 Ladies Aux., the Gloucester City Civic Association and was a Town Watch Member.


Relatives and friends are invited to meet Thursday evening from 7:00 to 9:00pm and again Friday morning from 10:00 to 11:00am at the ETHERINGTON-CRERAN FUNERAL HOME, 700 Powell St., Gloucester City, NJ.


Funeral services will be held 11:00am at the Funeral Home. Interment to follow Eglington Cemetery, Clarksboro. In lieu of flowers memorial donations in Betty’s name may be made to Holy Redeemer Hospice, 150 9th Avenue, Runnemede, NJ 08078

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