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Stephen M. Fasbinder, of Bellmawr, age 61

Stephen M. Fasbinder, on April 6, 2021, of Bellmawr. Age 61. Beloved husband of Terrie Fasbinder (nee Shomo). Devoted son of Matthew J. Fasbinder and the late Dolores (nee Strootman). Loving brother of Teresa White, x4Matthew Fasbinder (Jennifer), Thomas Fasbinder (Patricia), Paul Fasbinder (Winie), Robert Fasbinder, Barbara Troop (David), Bonnie Jennings (William), Elaine Kay, Edward Fasbinder (Wendy), and Richard Fasbinder (Tina) and many Fasbinder nieces and nephews. Favorite brother-in-law of Stephen Shomo, Monica Shomo, Susan Shomo, and the late Howard Shomo. Wonderful uncle of Stephen Shomo Jr., Victoria Cristella (Joseph), Howard Shomo III (Michelle) and Michael Shomo (Lisa). Steve loved his wife, Terrie, so much, he married her twice. He was one of a kind. Always willing to lend a helping hand. He had a... Read more →


Lynn M. Sanderson, 64, of Cherry Hill

Lynn M. Sanderson Age 64 of Cherry Hill On March 30, 2021. Born in Hudson, NY, she is the daughter of the late Andy and Mary (DuPont) Rehder. Lynn is survived by her daughter, Jennifer Lloyd; son, Christopher Sanderson; grandchildren, Livia, Sanderson and Jenna Lloyd. Lynn worked at the Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in Hamilton, NJ as a registered nurse. Funeral Services will be celebrated privately at the family’s convenience. There will be no visitation. Condolences and Memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.com under the obituary of Lynn M. Sanderson. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries through: McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME: Ph: 856-456-1142 Read more →


Michael J. Kazmorck, age 35.

Michael J. Kazmorck, on March 27, 2021. Age 35. Loving son of the late Donna Marrone. Cherished brother of Christina Kazmorck and Louis Kazmorck. Michael enjoyed video games and he was a high school football player and wrestler. Services, under the direction of the Gardner Funeral Home, Runnemede are private along with interment. Read more →


Anna M Lex,of Woodbury, formerly of Sewell; Owner of the Chestnut House, Westville

On April 4, 2021. Age 84 of Woodbury, formerly of Sewell, NJ. Born in Camden, NJ, she was the daughter of Benjamin and Ida (Hecksher) Storms. Nancy is survived by her loving children, Carol E. Lex, Roxanne Blank (Ellis), Joe Farren (Sonia), Bill Lex (Maureen), Linda Kupcha (Joe); grandchildren, Kristi Falls, Matthew Farren, Shanna Huffnagle, Jessie Zelkoski, Casey Dixon, Billy Lex, Daniel Lex, Amanda Kahn; 6 great-grandchildren; brother, William Storms (Rose). She was also predeceased by her husband, Raymond Lex in 2015 and her son, Rusty Lex. Nancy worked for many years as owner of the Chestnut House in Westville, NJ. Nancy loved spending time at the Jersey shore with family and their beloved dog Annie. Funeral services will be celebrated on Friday, April 9th... Read more →


Gerald "Jerry" R. Adams, of Willingboro, formerly of Gloucester City

April 4, 2021 On April 4, 2021. Age 56 of Willingboro, formerly of Gloucester City, NJ. Born in Woodbury, NJ, he is the son of James F. Will, Sr. and the late Glenda (Russell) Will. Jerry is survived by his loving wife of 25 years, Sandra (Smith) Adams; sons, Richard “Rocky” Adams (Rachel), Brandon Reven, Kyle Reven; daughter, Jeri Lyn Adams; granddaughter, Margot; brother, Todd Will (Michelle); sisters, Nicole Lee (Mike), Tracey Johnson and many nieces and nephews. He was also predeceased by his brother, James F. Will, Jr. Jerry had worked as a directional driller with the Kmetz Inc. for many years. He played semi-pro football for the Bellmawr Broncos, had a love for music and enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.... Read more →


Barbara A. Reeves, of Bellmawr

Barbara A. Reeves On April 2, 2021; Age 80; Of Bellmawr; Devoted mother of Jean of Bellmawr, NJ; Loving Nana of Michael Bumbera of Burlington, NJ; Cherished Aunt of Sandy Buckley, Faith Ann & Donald Saltiel of CA, and Martin Saltiel of WA. Dear companion of the late Dave Graver. Barbara will be deeply missed by her friends, neighbors and members of Bellmawr Seniors. Barbara's family will greet friends on Monday, April 12th, at 10 AM at Gardner Funeral Home, 126 S. Black Horse Pike, Runnemede, NJ 08078; where her Funeral Service will follow at 11 AM. Interment at Lakeview Memorial Park, Cinnaminson, NJ. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Barbara may be made to the Voorhees Animal Orphanage, 419 Cooper Rd, Voorhees... Read more →


Alan M. Johnson, of Magnolia; formerly of Audubon and Camden

Alan M. Johnson, on March 26, 2021, of Magnolia; formerly of Audubon and Camden. Age 74. Devoted father of Brittany Johnson (Jeremy Hernandez) and William Johnson. Loving Pop Pop of Luke, Riley, Valarie, and Madison. Alan proudly served in the US Coast Guard during the Vietnam Era. Services and interment are private at the request of the family. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Alan's memory to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675. Read more →


Sean F. Clancy, of Bellmawr, age 29

Sean F. Clancy, on March 28, 2021, of Bellmawr. Age 29. Devoted and Amazing son of Carrie (nee Reyes) and the late Francis Clancy. Loving brother of Brian Clancy (Danyelle). Beloved uncle of Conan. Cherished grandson of Leona (nee Alsdorf) Clancy. Dear nephew of Stella Clancy and William Clancy. Sean was a music teacher at the Lees Avenue Elementary School in Pleasantville. Service and interment are private at the request of the family. A livestream of the service can be viewed at 2pm on Sunday, April 18th by visiting this link: https://client.tribucast.com/tcid/24653710 . In lieu of flowers, donations be made in Sean's memory to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, 199 Water Street, 11th Floor, New York, NY 10038 (afsp.org) or the National Alliance on... Read more →


Regina Karpiak (nee Grynkiewicz),of Haddon Heights

Regina Karpiak (nee Grynkiewicz), on March 31, 2021, of Haddon Heights; formerly from Camden. Age 95. Beloved wife of the late Gustav T. Karpiak. Loving mother to Thom G. Kent. Dear sister of the late Helen Fischer, Jesse Malatesta, Conrad, Leon, and Zigmond Grynkiewicz. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Services and interment will be private at the request of the family. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Rose of Lima Church at 300 E. Kings Highway, Haddon Heights, NJ 08035. Read more →


Joseph J. Money, of Lindenwold and Runnemede

Joseph J. Money, on March 31, 2021, of Lindenwold and Runnemede. Age 70. Beloved companion of Diane Ewell. Loving and devoted father of Joe Money (Erica) and Danielle Money (Matt). Loving and cherished grandfather of Reese and Sutton. Dear brother of Carol Conrad and uncle of Julie and Bonnie. Also survived by his cherished feline companion, BB. Joseph loved spending time with his granddaughters. He was a member of the South Jersey Herb Society and the Outdoor Club of South Jersey. Joe enjoyed gardening and cooking. Services and interment are private at the request of the family. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Foundation, PO Box 781352, Philadelphia, PA 19178-1352 or by visiting http://giving.chop.edu/ Read more →


Anthony J. Pirrotta, of Glendora, age 78

Anthony J. Pirrotta, on March 31, 2021, of Glendora. Age 78. Beloved father of Renee Miserendino, Glen Pirrotta and his wife Lisa, and Jason Pirrotta and his wife Jennifer. Dear Pop-pop to Nicholas, Kaitlyn, Megan, Noah, Sofia, Dylan and Claire. Loving Companion of Colleen McCulloch and her son Rick and wife Kati. Brother of Andrew, Lou, Veronica, Josephine, Eleanor and the late Joe and Ed. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Anthony was very active with Glendora Little League and other youth sports. He retired as an electrician for Coffey Electric in Audubon. There will be a viewing from 9am to 11am on Tuesday at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Funeral Mass 12pm, Sacred Heart Church, 1739 Ferry Ave, Camden, NJ 08104. Interment New St.... Read more →


Joseph Ciminale, Jr., of Runnemede, 65

Joseph Ciminale, Jr., on March 28, 2021, of Runnemede; formerly of Glendora. Age 65. Beloved husband of 37 years to Donna (nee McAleer). Devoted father of Joseph Michael Ciminale (Meghan) and Megan Ciminale (Nikki). Loving grandfather of Emersyn Lily and Torin Joseph. Dear brother of George Ciminale, Donna Whitfield, Mark Ciminale, Carole Pomykacz, Christopher Ciminale, Lisa Grasmick, and the late Nicholas Ciminale. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Joseph worked in the food service industry at Harrah's Resort in Atlantic City. There will be a visitation 9am to 11am at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Memorial service 11am at the funeral home. Interment private at the request of the family. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Joseph's memory to the Memorial Sloan... Read more →


Richard J. Stone, of Gloucester City, 54

On March 31, 2021. Age 54. Of Gloucester City, NJ. Born in Glenolden, PA, he is the son of Carmen A. Elias and the late William W. Stone. Richard is also survived by his brother, Joseph Stone and sister, Carmen Stone. He was predeceased by his brother, William Stone. Richard had worked as a roofer with Joseph Karvice Roofing in Brooklawn, NJ. Funeral Services will be celebrated privately at the family’s convenience. There will be no visitation. Condolences and Memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.com under the obituary of Richard J. Stone. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries through: McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME: Ph: 856-456-1142 Read more →


Edith D. Pflugfelder, of Williamstown, age 96

September 12, 1924 - March 27, 2021 Williamstown - On March 27, 2021. Age 96. Born in Harrisburg, PA and later raised in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late Cloyde and Viola (Wagnerfeld) Lewis. Edith is survived by her son, John Striewski (AnnaMarie); grandchildren, Chris (Marc), Melissa (Brent); great-grandchildren, Anabella, Luca, Grace and Tyler. She was also predeceased by her husband, John Pflugfelder on January 30, 1999, daughter, Shirley Striewski and her sister, Georganna Hickman. Edith graduated from Glassboro High School in 1944. She worked as the office manager of John Pflugfelder Inc. She was also a member of the Williamstown United Methodist Church, American Legion Auxiliary, Rotary and Women’s Club. She enjoyed singing and dancing, gardening, pool parties, entertaining friends, the ocean,... Read more →


Julia C. Binck, of Bellmawr NJ

Julia C. Binck, of Bellmawr NJ passed away on March 29, 2021. She was 91. She was predeceased by : her husband George Jr.; her great grandchild James; and her brother Joseph Carminati. She is survived by : her children, George Binck, III (Patricia) and Julie Fitzpatrick; her grandchildren, Michelle Zarnosky (Jonathan), Lauren Lynn (James), Gabrielle D'Angelo (Kyle), Gillian Binck and Alysa McCully; her great grandchildren, Ayden, Tyler, Rylee, Oliver, Reece, Aubrey, Bradley, Brianna and Makayla; and her goddaughter Michelle Caney. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held on Monday, April 5th 2021 from 9:45 AM to 10:45 AM at the St. Joachim Parish - Mary (20 Braisington Ave, Bellmawr, NJ 08031). A funeral service will be held on... Read more →


Patricia Hubbs, of Gloucester City, age 55

Patricia Hubbs March 28, 2021, Of Gloucester City, NJ, passed away suddenly on March 28, 2021. Age 55. Born in Camden City, NJ. She was the daughter of the late Charles and Florence (Lonabaugh) Lucas. Patricia is survived by her husband, Richard D. Hubbs, Jr; daughter, Tina Holmes; sons, Matthew Wilson (Angela), Richard Hubbs, 3rd (Kelsey), Kyle Hubbs (Samantha); grandchildren, Natalie Holmes, Shane Holmes, Aiden Gossman, Zachary Wilson, Anthony Wilson, Demi Wilson and Leland Hubbs. She was predeceased by her son, Zachary Willetts. A memorial service honoring Patricia will be held at a later date. There will be no viewing. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.com under the obituary of Patricia A. Hubbs. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries through McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME, Gloucester City.... Read more →


Thomas C. McKenna, of West Collingswood Hts., formerly of Bellmawr, age 58

Thomas C. McKenna, Jr. passed on March 27, 2021. Age 58. Of West Collingswood Heights formerly of Bellmawr. Devoted Son of Thomas C. McKenna, Sr. and the late Anna Rebecca McKenna (nee Rhodes). Beloved brother of Joyce Green (Jimmy) and Kathleen Melfi (Vincent). Loving uncle of Jaime (Jason), Joe (Jordan), Brittany (Damien), Vincent, Jordan. Adoring great uncle of Briella, Jewel, Bryah, Anna, Maverick, Jason, and Kane. Also survived by many loving aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends. Thomas was a lifelong Boilermaker and a member of Local 13. He was an avid motorcyclist, and loved riding his Harley. Thomas loved spending time with his family, going fishing, going to the beach, and boating. There will be a viewing from 9 am to 12 noon Saturday April... Read more →


John E. Park, Camden City Auxiliary Police Officer, Cub Scout Leader

Little Egg Harbor, formerly of Gloucester City, NJ, passed away on March 24, 2021. Age 76. Born in Camden, NJ, he was a resident of Gloucester City, NJ until moving to Little Egg Harbor in 2011. He was the son of the late Mary M. Park, and was predeceased by his wife of 50 years, Barbara in April of 2020. John is survived by his son, John R. Park (Dianne Rene); grandchildren, Trinity, Ashleigh, Danielle, Debra, Nicole, Jonathan, Tyler; great grandchildren, Natalie and Remy. John worked for more than 50 years as a mechanic/ boiler maker with Aluminum Shapes in Delair, NJ. He also worked as an Auxiliary Police Officer for the City of Camden for 25 years, was a projection operator at the Blackhorse... Read more →


Melvyn Waldo, of Atco; Services Friday

Maple Shade – On March 5, 2021. Formerly of Atco. Survived by his devoted and loving caregivers at Palace Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and the Arc of Camden County. Melvyn was born in Philadelphia, PA and attended Temple University. He attended Reformed Episcopal Seminary for one year. Melvyn worked with the Occupational Training Center since 1989 and worked in a clerical position for the City of Philadelphia and did janitorial work at a childcare center. Melvyn lived at L&S Rest Home in Atco. He was a regular patron of many local establishments. Mel was a caring and gracious gentleman who often would brighten your day with a greeting and kind words. In his younger days, he enjoyed visiting the City of Philadelphia. Relatives, friends, caregivers... Read more →


Rose A. Hutchinson, of Gloucester City, 96

Gloucester City – On March 22, 2021. Age 96. (nee Yula) Loving wife of the late William J. Hutchinson. Loving mother of Barbara Kell (Bob), Maryann Stewart Gloucestercitynews.net files (Tom), Eileen Harris (Steve) and the late Marty Hutchinson. Predeceased by her grandson, Tommy Stewart. Survived by her grandchildren, Ryan, Susan, David, Nancy, Steven, Liz and Kate and 14 great-grandchildren. Rose was predeceased by her 6 brothers and 1 sister. Also survived by family friend and loving caregiver at Juniper Village, Kathy Graham. Relatives and friends are invited to her Mass of Christian Burial on Friday, March 26, 2021 at 10 AM at St. Mary’s R.C. Church, 426 Monmouth St., Gloucester City. There will be no viewing or visitation prior to the mass. The mass will... Read more →


Dennis W. Felmey, of Bellmawr, age 80

Dennis W. Felmey, "Denny", on March 19, 2021, of Bellmawr. Age 80. Beloved husband of Angela (nee Ruggiano) for 52 years. Devoted father of DJ Felmey (Jennifer). Loving pop-pop of Addison and Blake. Dear brother of the late William, Robert and John. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Dennis proudly served in the US Navy and the National Guard and was a Past Senior Vice Commander of VFW Post 9563. He was a recipient of the National Defense Service Medal and the Navy Expeditionary Medal (Cuba). There will be a viewing from 10 am to 11am on Thursday at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Funeral Service 11am. Interment Brigadier Gen. William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Arneytown. In lieu of flowers donations may be made... Read more →


Walter Hartling, Jr., of Audubon, Age 51

On March 18, 2021. Age 51. Of Audubon. Cherished son of the late Walter Hartling and Mary Jones Hartling. Beloved father of Tyler and Austin Hartling. Cherished grandfather of Hayden, Koby and Caleb Hartling. Dear brother of Megan Hartling. Walt loved to cook and spend time with his grandkids and dogs. He loved the WWE and Chinese Fighting Movies. At the request of his family, services will be private. Condolences and Memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.com under the obituary of Walter Hartling, Jr. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries through: McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME, Gloucester City. Ph: 856-456-1142 Read more →


Joan A. Dorando, of Runnemede, age 85

Joan A. Dorando, on March 19, 2021, of Runnemede. Age 85. Beloved wife for 60 years of Frank "Spanky" Dorando. Devoted mother of Steven Dorando (Ann), Marge Walsh (Michael), Maria Martorano (Nick), Theresa Raynor (Scott), and Fran Carpenter (Jeff). Loving Grandmom of Jena, Zachary, Alyssa (Adam), Shane, Conrad, Sam, Eric, Julia, Mia, Megan, Madison, Steven, Vincent, Michael, Joseph and Anthony. Loving Aunt of Mary Ann, Dorothea, and the McGowan, Donahue, and Graeff familes. Joan is also survived by her beloved caretaker Anya. Joan was loving and caring to all. Born to be a mother to all, she enjoyed cooking and hosting all team parties. Joan was a devout member of Holy Child Parish and enjoyed her trips to the casino. Most of all, Joan loved,... Read more →


Angelo Grisolia, of Runnemede; Oblate for Holy Family Monastery.

Angelo Grisolia, on March 18, 2021 of Runnemede, NJ; formerly of South Philly, PA. Age 73. Beloved husband of Kathleen (nee Belvedere). Devoted father of Erica Grisolia (Chris) and the late Mark Randazzo. Loving grandfather of Brianna, Brooke, Katie, Kari, and Giavanna and great grandfather of Elena. Dear brother of Frank (Jinny), Lucille Germano (Frank), Lena Freeman (Donald), Rita Gramaglia (Chuck), and the late Philomena Versace and Rose Nardone. Brother-in-law of Frank Versace and Mike Nardone. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Angelo loved dining out with Kathleen. He enjoyed going to the Phily Diner and the VFW. Angelo was a devout Catholic and was an oblate for Holy Family Monastery. There will be a viewing from 8:45am to 10:45am Tuesday, March 23 at... Read more →


Leona D. Handy, of Gloucester City, age 84

Surrounded by her loving family, Leona passed peacefully on March 17, 2021, at the age of 84. Of Gloucester City. (nee Gugel). Loving and devoted wife of the late Chester “Joe” Handy. Loving mother of Joseph Handy (Florence), Diana Houser (Walt) and Joann Cox (Mike). Cherished grandmother of Jason Handy (Amanda), Nicole Kearns (Devin), Robert Revero, Kevin Revero (Jessica), Michael Cox and Jessica Cox and great-grandmother of 14. Also survived by her 4 brothers and 4 sisters. Relatives and friends are invited to a walk-through viewing on Saturday, March 27, 2021 from 10 AM to 12 Noon at the McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME, 851 Monmouth St., Gloucester City. Funeral service 12 Noon in the funeral home. For the health and safety of all in attendance, the... Read more →


Jean M. Bekier, 87, of Bellmawr

Jean M. Bekier (Bellmawr, New Jersey), passed away at the age of 87, on March 13, 2021. She was predeceased by her husband Matthew Bekier; her sons, Steven and Matthew; and her grandson Tyler. She is survived by her son Michael; her grandchildren, Brandy, Jackie, Laura, William, Daniel (Kalli), Madeline, Josh (Sherry), Jeff, Paul, Jason, Matthew, Luke, Amber, and Dylan; and her sister Sonja Jackson. She is also survived by several great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. A viewing will be held on Friday, March 19th, 2021 from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM at the St. Joachim Parish - Annunciation (601 W Browning Rd, Bellmawr, NJ 08031). A mass of Christian burial will be held on Friday, March 19th 2021 at 10:00 AM at the... Read more →


George John Shoemaker, of Delaware formerly of Gloucester City NJ

George John Shoemaker, 86, of Dagsboro passed away Monday, March 15, 2021, at his home. He was born June 27, 1934, in Camden, N.J., son of the late George J. Sr. and Elizabeth (Coppola) Shoemaker. A native of New Jersey, Mr. Shoemaker spent most of his life in Gloucester City, relocating to Delaware in 1992. He built a career as a tool and die machinist, working for more than 30 dedicated years for Thomson Lamination Co. in Maple Shade, N.J. A natural-born handyman, Mr. Shoemaker repaired lawnmowers and other small motors. He was a skilled craftsman who enjoyed woodworking, and an avid fisherman, who cast a line at every opportunity. Above all, Mr. Shoemaker cherished time spent with those he held most dear. He was... Read more →


Clarence "Chuck" Pierce, Jr., Past Runnemede Police Officer, former Football and Baseball Coach

Clarence "Chuck" Pierce, Jr., on March 13, 2021, of Runnemede. Age 87. Beloved husband of the late Theresa (nee Sacchetti). Devoted father of Wayne Pierce (Sherry), John Pierce (Ann Marie), Patricia Phillips (the late Steve), and Danny Pierce. Loving grandfather of Krista (Ricky), Gabrielle (Gary), Pierce, Derek, Matthew, Kaitlyn, and Kelly. Also survived by many nieces and nephews and his beloved daughter-in-law Daria. Chuck was born in Camden. He proudly served with the US Marine Corps during the Korean War. He was a Runnemede Police Officer for many years and then worked for the Camden County Prosecutor's Office, retiring in 2005. Chuck was a member of PBA Local #30 and the Retired Police and Fire Association and a former football and baseball coach in Runnemede.... Read more →


Francis "Frank" G. Burrini, of Runnemede, Long-Time Softball Coach, Car Collector

Francis "Frank" G. Burrini, on March 12, 2021, of Runnemede NJ. Age 61. Beloved husband of the late Joanne Austin-Burrini (nee Yowler). Loving father of Tara Austin, Max, Amy Burrini (Scott), Katie DaSilva (Everson), and Shannon Burrini. Pop of Marissa, Cameron, Allie, Deacon, and JoJo. Brother of Vicki, Anita, and Milissa. Survived by many nieces and nephews and his canine companions Ellie and Lobby. Frank worked as an independent contractor for Amoroso and was a devoted Cowboys fan. He was a long-time softball coach, avid car collector, but most of all, he loved being a grandfather. There will be a visitation Tuesday evening from 6pm to 9pm and 10am to 11am Wednesday morning at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Memorial Service at 11am at the funeral... Read more →


John E. "Murph" Murphy, of Marlton, 92

Marlton – Formerly of Bellmawr. Age 92. Survived by a devoted and loving team of people at Care One Evesham that will miss him terribly. Also, missed will be his candy bowl escapades. John worked as a US Merchant Marine. Dear brother of Florence Keller. Catholic Graveside Services will be on Thursday, March 18 at 10 am at Waterford Memorial Park: 629 Pestletown Road, Waterford Works, NJ 08089. Condolences and Memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.com under the obituary of John E. Murphy. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries may be made through: McCann-Healey Funeral Home: Gloucester City Ph: 856-456-1142 Read more →


Margaret Mary O’Donnell (McKee), age 94

On March 12, 2021 Margaret Mary O’Donnell (McKee) passed away peacefully at the age of 94 . She was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother who delighted in spending time with her family. She was the daughter of the late Marie (Maguire) and Hugh B. McKee. She is pre-deceased by her husband, Edmond F. O’Donnell and her sister, Theresa McGregor. She is survived by her four children, Dr. Marie O'Toole (Kevin), Margaret Klinsport (the late David), Dr. Edmond F. O'Donnell Jr. (Karen), and the Rev. Ayn Masker (Edwin); 13 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren as well as a large and loving extended family. She graduated from John B. Hallahan High School where she was a member of the orchestra. She enjoyed summers... Read more →


Julia P. Granato (nee Pompo), of Runnemede

Julia P. Granato (nee Pompo), on March 6, 2021, of Runnemede, formerly of Philadelphia. Age 89. CNBNews files Beloved wife of the late James Granato, a WWII veteran. Devoted mother of Maria Schemelia (John), Vanessa Dolce (Anthony), Anthony Granato (Caroline), Rochelle Kitsios (Lazaros), and Neil Granato (Christina). Loving grandmother of Paul Schemelia (Jessica), Lauren Matteo (Jesse), Anthony Dolce III (Ashley), Vincenzo Dolce (Dana), Julia Granato, Virginia Granato, Aris Kitsios, Nick Kitsios, Amelia Granato, Olivia Granato, Samantha Bacon, Madolyn Bacon, and Miranda Bacon and great grandmother of Skyler, Carter, Parker and Gavin Schemelia and Aubree Dolce. Dear sister of Joanne Mastrullo, Janet Daddi, and Annell Iannelli. Julia loved to cook and CLEAN. There was a Memorial Mass at Holy Child Parish, St. Teresa RC Church, 13... Read more →


OBITUARY: James J. Murphy of Runnemede, formerly of Philadelphia, age 93

James J. Murphy on March 12, 2021. Of Runnemede, formerly of Philadelphia. Age 93. Loving husband of the late Helen. Devoted father of Helen Kiewel (Ron), Kathleen Schreyer (Gary), and Jamie Applegate (Robert). Beloved poppy of Ronnie, Aubrey, Kevin, Melissa, Mollie, and Dillon. Great grandfather of Julia and Andrew. James proudly served in the U.S. Navy during WWII. He was a Realtor with Realco. He was the manager of the Mask and Wig club at The University of Pennsylvania. James loved listening to music, especially Frank Sinatra, making jokes and was an avid golfer. There will be a viewing Friday morning from 8:45 to 10:15 am at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Funeral mass 11 am Holy Child Parish, St. Maria Goretti RC Church 321 Orchard... Read more →


Michael J. Arrison, age 29, of Brooklawn

On March 7, 2021. Age 29. Of Brooklawn. Cherished son of Michael R. Arrison. Karen Fitzgerald Gonzalez. (Mother) Beloved Grandparents, Joseph and Barbara Fitzgerald, Brother of Julian Gonzalez and Rebecca Muller. “Son, you know I loved you to death and I am going to miss you. I’ll see you at the end of the road. There was nothing I loved more than you!” Love Dad. At the request of his family, services will be private. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.com under the obituary of Michael J. Arrison. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries through McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME, Gloucester City. Ph: 856-456-1142 Read more →


Adam D. Bubeck, of Pine Hill, age 32

March 9, 2021 Pine Hill, NJ. On March 9, 2021. Age 32. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the Robert P. Bubeck, Jr. and Cheryl (Richmond) Bubeck. Adam is also survived by his daughter, Emma Bubeck; brother, Aaron Bubeck; sisters, Nichole Hanson, Samantha Owens; paternal grandparents, Joe and Nancy Simpkins; maternal grandmother, Nanci Richmond and his nieces and nephews, Connor, Lilly, Jayden and Ryder. Adam graduated from Pennsville High School and proudly served his country during the Iraq War as a member of the U.S. Marine Corp. He later worked as a heating and air conditioning technician. Services will be held privately at a later date. There will be no viewing. Contributions may be made in memory of Adam to: Ronald McDonald... Read more →


Jack I. Sparacio, Member of Cement Masons Local 699 and Order Sons of Italy in America

Jack I. Sparacio, on March 7, 2021, of Mount Ephraim. Age 79. Devoted partner of Kathleen DiBruno for 25 wonderful years. Beloved son of the late Christopher G. Sparacio and Zena Sparacio (née Battilana). Dear brother of Maria Hance (Ernie) and the late Christina Sparacio. Loving father of Rob Sparacio (Patti), Christopher Sparacio (Sophie), Stephan Sparacio, and the late Andrea Sparacio. Dear grandfather of Jordan, Chynna, Geneva, Zachary, Christiana, John, Shaun, Tyler, and Jacob. Devoted great-grandfather of Chandler and Dakota. Family was everything to Jack, and he is also survived by Kathleen's children, Jacqueline Ortzman (Sean) and Michael DiBruno, and was preceded in death by Kathleen's son Kevin. Jack was part of a large and close-knit family, and is survived by many devoted relatives, including... Read more →


Reva R. Watkins, former Employee of Brooklawn Diner and Brooklawn ShopRite

Reva R. Watkins Passed away at the age of 79 on March 10, 2021, in the comfort of her home surrounded by her loved ones, after a long battle with dementia. Reva was born in Malad City, Idaho to the late, Alvin and Ruby John. She was the oldest of 8 and is survived a brother, Dwayne John. She was predeceased by 6 sisters and 1 brother. She leaves behind her 3 children, Paul Westbrook, IV, Pamela Westbrook, and Virginia Westbrook. She is also survived by 14 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Reva worked as a customer services associate with ShopRite in Brooklawn for 11 years before her retirement in 2015. Reva moved to the east coast after marrying her first husband and worked for many... Read more →


Robert J. Julia, Jr., of Gloucester Township

Robert J. Julia, Jr., passed away suddenly on March 11, 2021, of Gloucester Twp., NJ; formerly of Philadelphia, PA. Age 34. Beloved father of Robert J. Julia, III. Devoted son of Robert J. Julia, Sr. and Loretta Julia (nee Rutter). Loving fiancé of Jordanna DeCastro. Dear brother of Nicole Figaniak (Brian) and Alexis Julia. Uncle of Julian and Phoenix. Grandson of the late Andrew & Helen Julia and the late Frank & Loretta Rutter. Also survived by many aunts, uncles, and cousins. There will be a viewing from 7pm to 9pm Wednesday evening and from 10am to 11am Thursday morning at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Funeral service 11am Thursday at the funeral home. Interment is private at the request of the family. Read more →


John Ricca, of Maple Shade, formerly of Atlantic City

Maple Shade - On February 25, 2021. Age 67. Formerly of Atlantic City, NJ. Burial will be private at Waterford Memorial Park, Waterford Works, NJ. There will be no visitation or service. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries through: McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME: Gloucester City Ph: 856-456-1142 www.mccannhealey.com Read more →


Nicholas J. DeMarco, of Bellmawr, owner of T & A Metal Products

Nicholas J. DeMarco, on March 11, 2021, of Bellmawr, formerly of South Philadelphia. Age 88. Beloved husband of 68 years to Alfia. Devoted father of Deborah (James) Amitrano, Yvonne (Louis) D'Amelio, Steven (Donna), and Michelle (Andrew) D'Amelio. Loving Pop Pop to Christopher, Laura (John) Rotter, Douglas D'Amelio, Nicholas and Alexus DeMarco, John Haugh, Danielle, and Anthony D'Amelio. Great grandfather of Isabelle, William, and Eleni. Dear brother of the late Antoinette, John, Herbie, Theresa, Mary and Muffy. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Nicholas was the owner of T & A Metal Products. He was a parishioner of Annunciation Church and loved sports, gambling, playing cards, bowling league and his family. There will be a viewing from 8:45 am to 9:45 am on Saturday at... Read more →


Christine M. Toal, of Gloucester City, age 34

On March 6, 2021. Age 34. Of Gloucester City. Loving mother of Juliann, Shavon and Sincere. Cherished daughter of Kathleen Toal and the late George M. Toal. Beloved sister of Brian Toal (Stefhanie) and Jennifer Toal. Loving aunt of Addison, Mason and Jordyn. Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing Monday evening, March 15, 2021 from 6 to 7:30 PM at the McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME, 851 Monmouth St., Gloucester City. Funeral service 7:30 PM in the funeral home. Interment will be private. All in attendance must wear a mask or facial covering while in the funeral home and observe social distancing. In lieu of flowers, donations are requested to the American Cancer Society, 1851 Old Cuthbert Rd, Cherry Hill, NJ 08034. Please memo, Christine... Read more →


Deborah Formosa, of Bellmawr, age 70

Bellmawr, NJ. On March 6, 2021. Age 70. Born in Camden, NJ, she was the daughter of the late Clifford and Florence (Murphy) Bush. Deborah was also predeceased by her husband, James Formosa; brother, Clifford J. Bush and nephew, Michael Bush, Jr. She is survived by her daughters, Amy Santana (Nick), Kathy Formosa, grandchildren, Nicholas, Oliver, Luca, Daniel and Ava; brother, Michael Bush (Joyce), Nieces, Lauren Bush-Davis (Matthew), Jessica Bush, Jamie Bush-Gunther and her nephew, Kevin Bush. Graveside services Friday, March 12, 2021 at 11:00 am in New St. Mary’s Cemetery, 515 West Browning Road, Bellmawr, NJ. Please wear a face covering. Contributions may be made in memory of Deborah to: JLM Christian Foundation, 999 Fetters Mill Road, Bryn Athyn, PA 19009. Please write: Deborah... Read more →


George W. Walters, Jr., of Gloucester City, U.S. Air Force Vietnam War Veteran

Gloucester City, NJ. On February 28, 2021. Age 73, passed away peacefully at home. Born in Camden, NJ, he was a lifelong resident of Gloucester City, NJ He was the son of the late George W. Walters, Sr. and Lillian May (Friezer) Walters. Also predeceased by his brothers Donald Sr., Jack, Richard Walters and his twin sister, Gloria Jean Dooley. George is survived by his nieces, Gloria L. Dooley, Colleen Casey, Tina Campbell, Jacqueline Darby and Tammy Galligan and nephews, Donald Walters, Jr., Christopher Nadeau, Scott Walters and Woodrow (Woody) Dooley, III. George proudly served his country in the U.S. Air Force working as an aircraft maintenance specialist during the Vietnam War. Graveside services with military honors will be celebrated on Friday, March 12, 2021... Read more →


James F. Callahan, of Gloucester City, age 88; Machinist, Parishioner of St. Mary's

Gloucester City since 1970. On March 3, 2021. Age 88. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late Bernard J. and Hilda E. (Travis) Callahan. He also predeceased by his brother, Joseph Callahan. James is survived by his many nieces and nephews. James worked for 44 years as a machinist with Strutters & Dunn Manufacturing Company in Pitman, NJ before his retirement in 1994. He was a parishioner of St. Mary’s R.C. Church in Gloucester City. Funeral services will be celebrated at 11 am on Wednesday, March 10th at the McCann-Healey Funeral Home, 851 Monmouth Street, Gloucester City, where family and friends may visit 9 to 11 am. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, 2398 Route 70 West, Cherry Hill, NJ. Please... Read more →


Mark Pennington, of Brooklawn, age 60

We are sad to announce that on March 2, 2021 we had to say goodbye to Mark Pennington of Brooklawn, New Jersey, born in Camden, New Jersey. You can send your sympathy in the guestbook provided and share it with the family. He was predeceased by : his parents, Leola Pennington and James A. Pennington Sr. Mark; his son Mark A. Pennington, Jr.; and his siblings, Jessie Renshaw and Warren Pennington. He is survived by : his children, Dianalynne Pennington, Jennifer Pennington-Flynn, Scott and Kevin Gray Ward; his grandchildren, Kaya, Jason, Darius and Ashley; and his siblings, Henry Ward, James Pennington Jr. and Judy Pennington. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 9th 2021 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM at the Etherington & Creran... Read more →


Nancy Joan Boyle, of Voorhees, age 69

Voorhees Township – Formerly of Maple Shade. On March 3, 2021. Age 69. Loving wife of the late Robert Bernard Boyle. Loving mother of Roland Thiel Boyle. Cherished daughter of Hilda Voorhis (Ron) and the late Edward White Ridgway. Dear sister of John Patrick Voorhis, Linda Zayas and Edward Ridgway. At the request of the family, Burial will be private at Waterford Memorial Park, Waterford Works, NJ and there will be no services. Condolences and Memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.com under the obituary of Nancy Joan Boyle. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries may be made through: McCann-Healey Funeral Home: Gloucester City Ph: 856-456-1142 Read more →


Mildred Jean "Millie" Szymanski, age 88

On March 4, 2021. Age 88. Of Gloucester City. Formerly of East Camden, Washington Township and North Carolina. (nee Ammons). Beloved wife of 34 years to the late Edward Szymanski. Loving mother of Edward Szymanski and Frank Szymanski (Linda). Cherished grandmother of Brandie Szymanski, Andrea Farmer and Frank Szymanski, Jr. Loving great-grandmother of Ryder and Mollie Szymanski. Millie was born in Bryson City, NC to the late Frank and Milom Ammons. She worked 18 years as a waitress at Weber’s Diner in Audubon and had been a resident of Gloucester City since 2004. At her request, services will be private in Hillcrest Memorial Park, Hurffville. Condolences and Memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.com under the obituary of Mildred J. Szymanski. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries through:... Read more →


Marie Johnson, of Gloucester City

On March 3, 2021. Age 74. Of Gloucester City. (nee Hoffman). Beloved wife of 53 years to William P. Johnson. Loving mother of William C. Johnson and Eric T. Johnson. Cherished grandmother of Connor, Bailey, Nathaniel and Kyle. Due to the current pandemic, funeral services are private at this time. Memorial services will be planned at a later date. Please consider a donation in memory of Marie to Crescent Shrine, 700 Highland Drive, Westampton, NJ 08060. Please memo: Marie A. Johnson. Condolences and Memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.com under the obituary of Marie A. Johnson. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries through: McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME, Gloucester City. Ph: 856-456-1142 Read more →


Barbara J. Hoelke of Sewell; formerly of Runnemede.

Barbara J. Hoelke (nee DeSimone), on March 2, 2021, of Sewell; formerly of Runnemede. Age 78. Beloved wife of William. Devoted mother of Steven, Scott (Krystal), Todd (Kimberly), and Robert (Tonya). Loving grandmother of Brandon, Ashlee, Ryan, Jenelle, Lauren, Matthew, and Connor. Dear sister of Denise Burton (Joe) and Kim Garner (Bob). Barbara loved spending time with her family, especially her kids and grandkids. She enjoyed her dogs and vacations. There will be a Memorial Service 1pm Saturday, March 6th at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Interment is private at the request of the family. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Barbara's memory to the Melanoma Research Foundation, PO Box 759329, Baltimore, MD 21275-9329 (melanoma.org). Read more →


Raymond L. Villano, Past Employee of The Bulletin, Acme, Korean War Vet

On February 28, 2021. Age 91. Of Collingswood. Formerly of Camden. Beloved son of the late Nicholas E. Villano and Rose Raymond Villano. Survived by his brother, William Villano. Predeceased by his siblings, Dorothy Gallagher, Aldo Villano, Eddie Villano and Thelma LaRue. Cherished uncle of Christopher Vasapolli, Valiant Vasapolli, Michael Gallagher and Donna Vasapolli. Also survived by many loving great-nieces and nephews. Gloucestercitynews.net files Raymond proudly served our country in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. He graduated from the Philadelphia College of art. He worked many years as an artist for the Philadelphia Bulletin. Later in life, he worked at the ACME in Westmont. " Greater love has no man than this than to lay down one's life for his friends." John 15:13.... Read more →