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William Hampton, of Berlin, Woodbury HS Alumni, Volunteer Fireman, Member of the Rotary, Jaycees and Gloucester City Breakfast Club

William-hampton-obituaryWilliam Romie Hampton, age 71, of Berlin, NJ, welcomed into Heaven peacefully from his home surrounded by family on May 28, 2014.

Bill was best known as a generous, kind, and helpful man, whose tremendous presence of character leaves a lasting impression that cannot be forgotten. He dedicated his faith to the Lord, his love to his adoring family, and his help to anyone and everyone. Bill was an Alumni of Woodbury High, attended Glassboro State College, and was employed for many years as an Insurance Broker. He was a skilled cook at home, a talented photographer, and enjoyed the adventure of travelling to distant countries. His selfless nature led him to volunteer as a fireman, Babe Ruth coach, with the local library and hospital, and was an active member with the Medford Rotary and the Jaycees. Bill hung out in Gloucester City for many years as a teenager, and was a member of the Breakfast Club.

Beloved husband to Sandra (née Evaul); Devoted father of Brian (Linda), Stefanie Corbin (Jeffrey), Melissa Maslanski (Robert), and Jeffrey (Stephanie); Loving grandfather of ten; Cherished great grandfather of two; Also survived by canine companion Cosmo.

Viewing Monday 9:00 – 11:00 am at McGUINNESS FUNERAL HOME, 34 Hunter St., Woodbury, NJ 08096; Funeral Ceremony 11:00 am; Interment Eglington Cemetery, Clarksboro.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to the American Cancer Society, 1851 Old Cuthbert Rd, Cherry Hill, NJ 08034, and/or the Medford United Methodist Church, 2 Hartford Rd, Medford, NJ 08055,