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Diane (Bradshaw)Newcome GHS Alum, Class of '62



GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (January 29, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--Diane (nee Bradshaw) Newcome, of Bellmawr, passed away on January 26, after a long illness. She was 77. Diane was raised in Gloucester City and graduated from Gloucester High School, Class of 1962.  She was a member of the Co-Ettes, a high school sorority, and was voted best dancer by her classmates. 

Screen Shot 2022-01-29 at 13.18.31The 1962 Co-Ettes, (left to right) sitting-Connie Sarlo, Carolyn Rusk, Shirley Troughton, (top) Andrea Morrison, Carol Painter, Judy Tubbs, Karen Plews, Carol Steubing, Diane Bradshaw.


She married her high school sweetheart John Newcome lived in Bellmawr, NJ for over 30 years, and raised their three daughters. She enjoyed spending time with her family, reading, listening to music, and shopping.  In 2003 she moved in with her daughter Diana and son-in-law Jonas in Robbinsville, NJ, and helped raise her granddaughter, Isabella.


Predeceased by her husband John Charles Newcome Jr., her son John Charles Newcome III, her parents Francis and Agnes (Keller) Bradshaw, her brother Jerry Bradshaw.

She is also survived by three daughters and three sons-in-law Diana and Jonas Wilf, Janet and Richard Hearn, Jaclyn and Greg Harmon, a sister and brother-in-law Janet and Al Kaczorowski, six grandchildren Ashley Newcome, Lucas Stanzilis, Jack Hearn, Isabella Wilf, Emma Hearn, and Jonathan Harmon. Screen Shot 2022-01-14 at 14.45.33

A Visitation will be held from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM on Monday, January 31, 2022, at St. David the King Catholic Church 1 New Village Road, Princeton Junction, NJ 08550, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 AM.

Interment St. Mary’s Cemetery 515 W Browning Road, Bellmawr, NJ 08031.

Arrangements are under the direction of Mather Hodge Funeral Home.