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Screenshot 2022-11-29 at 13.47.22Kathryn Lillian Weist, age 90 of Mount Ephraim, NJ, passed away November 24, 2022. Kathryn was the wife of the late James Weist, Sr.

She was born in Mount Ephraim to the late Henry Mingle, Sr, and Mary (Adleton) Mingle.


Kathryn worked as a school bus driver for over 30 years. Those who rode her bus from the Gloucester City School District will remember her as "Miss Kate."


We have been blessed with the presence of Kathryn in our lives. Her children will miss her: Diane Vilardo and her husband Fred of Albrightsville, PA, Judi Fox and her husband Terence of West Deptford, NJ, and Patti Fayer of Edgewater Park. NJ.


She was the loving grandmother to Jeff, Jay, and Christi Vilardo, James Weist, III, Tess, and Ian Fox, and the loving great-grandmother of Greg Veach, Jaymi and Zach Vilardo, Morgan and Declan Weist.


She is also survived by brother Jack Mingle and wife Betty of Glendora, NJ, and Bob Buck of West Deptford, NJ.


Siblings predeceased her: Philip and Henry Mingle, Jr., Edna Calloway, Marge Ronscavage, Mary Klischer, and Elsie Zoll.


Funeral services will be private.


Gower Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., Route 209, Gilbert, PA, is in charge of arrangements.