Barnegat – Formerly a resident of Blackwood and Gloucester City. On August 27, 2022. Age 79. Beloved friend and partner of 48 years, Gloria J. Pendyke. Survived by caring friends since high school: Donna and Ron Henefer and Nancy and Greg Forchic.
Elva was born in Camden City and was raised in Gloucester City, NJ. She was a proud graduate of Gloucester City High School Class of 1962. She enjoyed playing sports in high school, especially basketball and softball. Elva was a longtime fan of the Philadelphia Eagles and Philadelphia Phillies.
Friends and former classmates are kindly invited to attend Elva’s visitation on Thursday, September 1, 2022 from 1 pm to 2:30 pm at the McCann-Healey Funeral Home: 851 Monmouth Street, Gloucester City. Episcopal Religious Service to be officiated by Mother Mantella Bradley 2:30 pm in the funeral home. Cremation private and Inurnment St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Chews Landing at a later date.
Gloria requests memorial donations in Elva’s memory to the Alzheimer’s Association: P.O. Box 96011, Washington D.C. 20090-6011. Please write in memo: Elva L. Chew or online www.alz.org/donate
Condolences and Memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.com under the obituary of Elva L. Chew. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries through: McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME: Gloucester City Ph: 856 - 456 - 1142