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Mary Vasella (nee Iacovone) age 106 years of Paulsboro died after a brief illness Friday November 28, 2008 in her daughter’s home where she lived. Mrs. Vasella was born in Philadelphia and lived in East Camden for several years before moving to Paulsboro 30 years ago. She was a homemaker. Mrs. Vasella was a member of St. John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church, Paulsboro. She enjoyed crossword puzzles, cryptograms and playing cards. Mrs. Vasella also enjoyed trips to the casinos and playing with her great great grandchildren.

She is survived by her daughter, Angela Clement of Paulsboro; her grandchildren, Stephen and Arlene Clement of Paulsboro, James and Cheri Clement of Gibbstown; her great grandchildren, Stacy Kanauss, Eric Clement, James Clement and Jacqueline Clement and her great great grandchildren, Luke, Alex, Kelsey, Ryan and Averie. Mrs. Vasella was predeceased by her husband, Frank Vasella.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 AM Monday December 1, 2008 in St. John the Evangelist Church, 7th and Beacon Sts., Paulsboro. Friends may call after 9:30 AM in the Church until Mass time. Interment Calvary Cemetery, Cherry Hill.

Arrangements under the direction of McBRIDE - FOLEY FUNERAL HOME, Paulsboro. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in her memory to Samaritan Hospice, 5 Eves Dr., Suite 300, Marlton, NJ 08053. Memories can be shared at www.mcbridefoleyfh.com.

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