NEWS, SPORTS, COMMENTARY, POLITICS for Gloucester City and the Surrounding Areas of South Jersey and Philadelphia

Matthew C. Hus of Audubon, Member of Carpenters Union Local 393
HEARTFELT THANKS to the MacAdams and Darrow Families & Friends

Obits: Raymond Laneader Sr., of Audubon, Robert Elder of Gloucester City, JOSE A. ESCOBAR


  6a00d8341bf7d953ef0115724332f3970b-120wi Memorial Services were held for Raymond E. Laneader, Sr., 83, of Audubon Park, who passed away September 5, 2010.

  Raymond was a member of the Masons. He proudly served in the US Navy during WWII.

  Beloved husband of Catherine E. of 58 years. Devoted father of Rose Ann Laneader, Raymond E. Laneader, Jr. (Cheryl), Alice Marie Laneader. Loving pop-pop of Jessica, Alex, and Evan Laneader, and Erin Thomas. Dear brother of Rose Shinn, Margaret Krause, John Laneader (Agnes), and the late Rita, Mabel, and Marie. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.

  Interment was held privately.


  Funeral Services were held for Robert F. Elder, 82, of Gloucester City, formerly of Camden, who passed away September 5, 2010.

  Robert proudly served his country in the US Army during WWII and was a member of the Brooklawn American Legion Post 72. He was also a member  of the Memorial A.A., and enjoyed playing softball on the Men’s league for many years.

  Robert was also active with the Senior Citizens of Gloucester and was a member of the Trinity United Methodist Church

  Beloved husband of Barbara (nee Scheurich) for 60 wonderful years. Loving father of Robert Elder (Elaine) of Laurel Springs, Elaine Bond (Earl) of Franklinville, and Thomas Elder (Linda) of Gloucester City. Dear brother of Katherine Bell of FL. Proud grandfather of Robert, Michael, Christian, James, Ryan, Katelyn, Lauren, Joe, and Dave. Great grandfather of Jackson Abigail and Anthony.

  Friends met at the Etherington-Creran Funeral Home, 700 Powell Street, Gloucester City. Interment was held privately at the convenience of the family.



  Funeral Services were held for Jose A. Escobar, 73, of Bellmawr, who passed away September 5, 2010.

  Jose retired from Automatic Plating in Thorofare after over 35 years of service.

  Beloved husband of Nora (Giannattasio) of 33 years. Devoted father of Anita Nichols (William), Thomas Escobar (Michele) and Vivian Walsh (Matthew). Loving grandfather of Charlatte, Victoria, Sara, Loriann, Brian, Isabella, and Daniel and one great granddaughter. Dear brother of Isabel, Aida and Esperanza. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

  Interment was in New Saint Mary’s Cemetery, Bellmawr.