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Edward B. Wooten, of Runnemede; Longtime Basketball coach at St. Teresa Regional School

Edward B. Wooten, suddenly on October 13, 2021, of Runnemede; formerly of Glendora. Age 64. Screen Shot 2021-10-15 at 22.28.15 Beloved husband and high school sweetheart of Maureen (nee Kilpatrick) for 41 years. Devoted father of Elizabeth Shaw (Richard), Brian Wooten (Ana), and Kathryn Nastasi (Vincent). Loving "Pop-Pop" of Madison, Mason, Mackenzie, and Emilia. Dear son of the late Paul and Doris (nee Higgins) Wooten. Brother-in-law of Michael Kilpatrick (Kathy) and Joseph Kilpatrick. Uncle of Michael Kilpatrick, Toby, Ira, Damian, and Domenic Tomeo. Godfather of Monica DiCiano and Kellyann Lanzetti.

Also survived by his aunt Susan Tomeo (Joseph) and many cousins, nieces, and nephews.


Edward was the true definition of a family man who selflessly put others before himself. He was a basketball coach at St. Teresa Regional School for 25 years and an avid Notre Dame football fan. There will be a viewing from 5pm to 8pm Sunday and from 8:15am to 9:15am Monday at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Funeral Mass 10am Monday at Holy Child Parish, St. Teresa RC Church, Runnemede. Entombment St. Joseph's Mausoleum, Chews Landing.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Edward's memory to St. Teresa Regional School, 27 E. Evesham Road, Runnemede, NJ 08078. Family and friends may share memoires at