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Obits: James L. Phillips Jr., of Gloucester City, Louise E. Haist, of Mt. Ephraim, Ken Keller

cross5 James L. Phillips Jr.

PHILLIPS, James L., Jr. On July 25, 2009, after a courageous battle with cancer. Of Gloucester City, formerly of the Cramer Hill section of Camden. NJ, age 56 years. Beloved husband for 26 years of Deborah K. (nee Lee). Loving father of Heather, Jamie and Kyle Phillips all at home, and Joann Reader of CT, and James Phillips of Pennsauken. He was the dear son of Ethel Phillips (nee Trout) and grand-father of 5 grandchildren. He was the dear brother of William Phillips (Dorothy) of Brooklawn, Debra Phillips (Chuck) of Pennsauken and Sandra Phillips of FL. He is also survived by many loving aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. Jim was an avid Classic Car enthusiast, who loving working on the cars, and going to Car Shows and Swap Meets. He was also a long time employee of DMC Mfg. in Pennsauken.

Relatives and friends are invited to meet Wednesday morning from 9:30 to 11:00 AM at the ETHERINGTON-CRERAN FUNERAL HOME 700 Powell St., Gloucester City. Memorial Services will be held 11:00 AM at the Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers the family has requested Memorial Donations in Jim's name be made to the Raritan Bay Medical Center Foundation, 471 Lawrie St., Perth Amboy, NJ 08861.

Louise E. Haist

HAIST,Louise E. (nee Lester), on July 26, 2009, age 91. Of Mt. Eph-raim since 1940. Beloved Wife of the late Heinrich A. Devoted Mother of Arthur A. and daughter-in-law Carolyn Haist of Marlton, NJ and the late Anna Louise Haist. Loving Grandmother of Christopher and Kimberly Haist and Great Grandmother of Hannah and Scott Haist. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend her visitation Friday from 9am to 10am at MAHAFFEY-MILANO FUNERAL HOME 11 E. Kings Hwy. Mt. Ephraim, NJ 856-931-1628 Funeral Service Friday, 10am at the funeral home. Interment Bethel Memorial Park, Cove Rd., Pennsauken, NJ. Family requests contributions may be sent to The Alzheimer's Association , 3 Eves Dr., Suite 310, Marlton, NJ 08053 in Louise's memory.

Kenneth Keller

KELLER,Kenneth Of Stratford, NJ formerly of Gloucester City, NJ. Went on to his eternal home to be with Jesus on July 24, 2009, at the age of 51. Loving son of the late Russell and Irene Keller.

Dear brother of Angel Falkenstein, Russell Keller, Sharon DeCord and Lisa Markiewicz. Uncle of the late Michelle Massaro, Jessie Parker, Adam Markiewicz, and Madison Parker. Brother-in-law of Adam Markiewicz, Frank DeCord, and Michael Falkenstein. Also survived by dear relatives and many friends.

Ken's family will be having a private Memorial Service.