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Mrs. Elsie D. McLeester, age 93, Retired Gloucester City Municipal Court Clerk

E 6a00d8341bf7d953ef019b00302b66970c-800wilsie D. McLeester (nee Stanger) of Mullica Hill, formerly of Gloucester City and Westville Grove, NJ passed away peacefully on June 3, 2014 at the age of 93 years.

Devoted to her family, Elsie cherished spending time with them at Shawcrest in Wildwood. In her spare time, she enjoyed crocheting, singing, dancing and cheering for the Phillies.

Born in Deptford, Elsie was raised in Westville Grove and served as the Municipal Court Clerk in Gloucester City and also a telephone operator for NJ Bell. Elsie was also a lifetime member of the Eastern Star, Haddonfield Chapter #140.

Beloved wife of the late James Stubbs and Robert McLeester; devoted mother of Cheryl L.(Ken) Burr, William (Nancy) Taylor, Bernice (the late, Phil) Campbell and Gladys Sheridan; Loving grandmother of Melissa, Ken (Jennifer), Laurie, Wendy (John), Robin (Brian), Jeff (Jerilyn), Jim, Andy, Judi (Tom) and great grandmother of 13; dear sister of the late Florence Stanger, Louise Ferrell, Esther Ginipro, Hiram “Harry” Stanger and John Stanger.

Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing on Thursday, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM, in McGuinness Funeral Home, 34 Hunter St., Woodbury where the service will follow at 12:00 PM. Interment Harleigh Cemetery, Camden, NJ.

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