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Third Installment:

Environmental Lecture Series Continues

Hosted by Anjuli Ramos from NJ Sierra Club RUNNEMEDE, NJ (April 8, 2024)(CNBNews)--The GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede, along with the Runnemede, Somerdale, and Barrington Green Teams, proudly present the third installment of their Environmental Lecture Series. This engaging series, aimed at raising awareness and fostering understanding of critical environmental issues, will feature Anjuli Ramos, State Director for the New Jersey Chapter of the Sierra Club. The upcoming lecture is scheduled for April 10, 2024, at St. Maria Goretti Hall, located at 321 Orchard Ave, Runnemede, NJ 08078, beginning at 6:30 pm. This event marks the third of four seminars,... Read more →


GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede Hosts Successful Annual Rabies Clinic in Partnership with Homeward Bound Pet Adoption Center

The eagerly anticipated annual rabies clinic, organized by the GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede in collaboration with Homeward Bound Pet Adoption Center, took place on Saturday, March 9, 2024, at the Harry E. Williams Recreation Center on 2 Broadway, Runnemede, NJ. This event attracted pet owners from the community, providing them with access to essential rabies vaccines and an opportunity to contribute to a meaningful cause. A total of 62 cats and dogs received rabies vaccines, ensuring the continued health and safety of cherished pets throughout the community. Beyond its primary function as a healthcare service, the clinic served as... Read more →


James G. Binder, 61, of Runnemede

Jim passed away at home in Runnemede, NJ surrounded by his loving family on March 10, 2024. He was 61 years old. Beloved son of the late Harry and Ruth Binder. Loving brother of Robert (Linda) Binder and Patricia Binder. Dear uncle of Christopher, Robert, Jr. and Kathryn and great uncle to Colin. Jim is also survived by his dear pets, Bailey and Sarah Vaughan. Jim was a 1980 graduate of Collingswood High School and a U.S. Navy veteran, serving from 1980 to 1984 where he was honored as a plank owner of the USS Fahrion. After his time in... Read more →


*Tracy Carluccio to Lead Seminar Defending the Delaware River Watershed

Tracy Carluccio RUNNEMEDE, NJ (MARCH 10, 2024)(CNBNEWS)--Tracy Carluccio, Deputy Director of the Delaware Riverkeeper Network (DRN), is set to host the second installment of a four-part environmental seminar series, highlighting critical issues surrounding the protection of the Delaware River Watershed. The seminar, titled "Defending the Delaware River Watershed," will take place on March 19, 2024, beginning at 6:30 pm at St. Maria Goretti Hall, located at 321 Orchard Ave, Runnemede, NJ 08078. With a profound commitment to environmental advocacy since 1989, Tracy Carluccio has been instrumental in safeguarding the Delaware River Watershed across New Jersey, Pennsylvania, New York, and Delaware.... Read more →


Gloucester Township PD Hiring Special Law Enforcement Officer (Part Time) – Class 1

Duties & Requirements: Under direction of a supervisor, Special Officers will perform varied types of traffic and security details; other related duties as required. Part time hours vary between day, night, weekends, and holidays Gloucester Township residents preferred Salary: $17.00 PER HOUR APPOINTEES WILL BE REQUIRED TO POSSESS A VALID DRIVER’S LICENSE IN NEW JERSEY EXTENSIVE BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, PHYSICAL INCLUDING DRUG TESTING, AND PSYCHOLOGICAL EXAM WILL BE CONDUCTED TRAINING WILL BE PROVIDED UPON SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF HIRING PROCESS THE “POLICE SUPPORT” JOB APPLICATION MUST BE FILLED OUT FOR CONSIDERATION FOR THIS POSITION. Applications may be obtained by clicking here to... Read more →


*GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede To Host Environmental Seminar Series...

...with Pinelands Preservation Alliance's Education Director, Allison Hartman The GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede, in collaboration with the Runnemede, Somerdale, and Barrington Green Teams, is thrilled to announce a series of four environmental seminars scheduled for the upcoming months. These informative sessions aim to raise awareness and foster a deeper understanding of the local environment among community members, with a special invitation extended to 7th-grade students from area schools. The seminars will be held on February 20, 2024, March 19, 2024, April 10, 2024, and May 1, 2024, at St. Maria Goretti Hall, 321 Orchard Ave, Runnemede, NJ 08078, beginning... Read more →


Theresa A. Striker, formerly of Gloucester City

Surrounded by her loving family, Theresa passed peacefully on December 18, 2023, at the age of 82. (nee Downey) Formerly of Gloucester City, Runnemede and Woodbury. Predeceased by her husband Francis H. Striker, Jr. Survived by her children, Robert A. Watson, Jr. (Elizabeth), Rebecca Zouck (George) and Benjamin J. Watson (Dawn). Cherished grandmother of Amanda, Stephanie (James), Veronica, Meghan, Erin, Elizabeth (Corey), Ben Jr., Stephen, Alison, Jacob, Mia and Liam; and, great-grandmother of Stella, Caleb, Penelope, Gracie, Silas, Georgie Mae and Vivienne. Predeceased by her siblings, Brother Michael Downey, OP, Patricia Stinsman, Paul Hartstein, James Hartstein, Joseph Hartstein, John Downey... Read more →


The GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede Celebrate its 75th Anniversary

photo provided Members of the GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede gather at the Harry E. Williams Center to celebrate the organization's 75th Anniversary. RUNNEMEDE, NJ (December 19, 2023)(CNBNews)--The GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede celebrated its 75th Anniversary on November 28, 2023, at the Harry E. Williams Center. Mayor Nick Kappatos read the proclamation, officially recognizing this remarkable milestone. Chartered in 1948 as part of the New Jersey State Federation of Women’s Clubs of GFWC, the club has been a community pillar for 75 years, fostering civic, cultural, charitable, and social interests. Under the theme "Beacons of Light in a Troubled... Read more →


Texas Man Allegedly Kills His Wife in Runnemede

Runnemede, N.J.- A Texas man has been arrested and charged for the fatal shooting of a woman on Wednesday, November 2, 2023, reported Camden County Prosecutor Grace C. MacAulay and Runnemede Police Chief William Sampolski. Steven Burgess, 38, of Spring, TX, was charged with first-degree Murder in the death of his wife 30-year-old Ivy Morris. On Wednesday, November 1, 2023, at approximately 1:48 a.m., officers from the Runnemede Police Department responded to the Days Inn Hotel for a report of a carjacking and a shooting. Officers spoke with the male victim of the carjacking, who informed them that a man... Read more →


GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede Flea Market and Mini Basket Auction, Oct. 14

RUNNEMEDE, NJ (October 1, 2023)(CNBNews)--The GFWC Woman’s Club of Runnemede, a chapter of the New Jersey State Federation of Women’s Clubs of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs, is hosting its annual Flea Mart and Mini Basket Auction on Saturday, October 14, 2023, at the Harry Williams Community Center, located 2 Broadway in Runnemede, New Jersey from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. The flea mart will feature dozens of vendors selling household items, collectibles, and knick-knacks as well as handmade goods, crafts, and products. In addition to the flea mart, we will also have a mini basket auction with several... Read more →


Dwelling Fire in Glendora, Two People Displaced

GLENDORA, NJ (SEPTEMBER 30, 2023)(CNBNews)--On Friday, September 29, 2023, at approximately 9:45 pm, the Gloucester Township Police Department responded to the 400 block of Main Street located in the Glendora section of Gloucester Township for a report of a dwelling fire. Arriving officers found smoke and flames coming from the residence. The fire was called in by a neighbor walking their dog. Gloucester Township Fire Departments from Glendora, Chews Landing, Blackwood, along with Bellmawr, Runnemede, Somerdale and Magnolia Fire Departments arrived and gained control of the fire. Inspira BLS and Rehab 2 also assisted. The multi - family home was... Read more →


*Runnemede's Lovemede Pike Jam October 6

SAVE THE DATE! RUNNEMEDE NJ (August 19, 2023)(CNBNews)--The Runnemede Chamber of Commerce and the Borough of Runnemede presents the first Loveamede Pike Jam. Last spring was so successful that we'll do another one this fall! The GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede looks forward to attending the fall event Friday, October 6, 2023, from 5 PM - 9 PM. Stay tuned for more details to come! Read more →


GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede Proud to Sponsor Hailey Siracuse and Brenna Skvarak

RUNNEMEDE, NJ (August 17, 2023)(CNBNews)--Each year, The Girls' Career Institute (GCI) provides a comprehensive college and career preview at Rutgers University's Douglass Residential College. This summer, The GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede was proud to sponsor and underwrite the participation costs for junior girls who demonstrated a strong commitment to community service and active engagement. This year, Hailey Siracuse and Brenna Skvarak were selected to participate in GCI. Hailey and Brenna had the opportunity to experience dormitory life, cafeteria dining, engaging lectures, dynamic workshops, and invaluable networking opportunities. The program encompassed career seminars led by accomplished women from New Jersey,... Read more →


GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede Dinner at the Lampost Dinner Thursday at 6:30PM

(CNBNews)(August 16, 2023)--Ladies, don't forget! Our next summer outing will occur this Thursday, August 17, 2023 at 6:30 PM at Lamp Post Diner in Blackwood. Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity to connect with fellow club members! To secure your spot, kindly reach out to Kim Gallagher for reservations. Read more →


Steven DeMarco, 59, of Deptford/Bellmawr

Steven N. DeMarco, suddenly passed on April 20, 2023, of Deptford; formerly of Bellmawr. Age 59. Beloved father of Nicholas DeMarco and Alexus DeMarco and stepfather of John Haugh. Devoted son of Alfia DeMarco. Loving brother of Deborah Amitrano (James), Yvonne D'Amelio (Louis), and Michelle D'Amelio (Andrew). Dear uncle to many nieces and nephews. Also survived by the mother of his children, Donna DeMarco. Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at the St. Joachim Parish, Annunciation BVM Church, 601 W. Browning Road, Bellmawr. Interment New St. Mary's Cemetery, Bellmawr. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Steven's name... Read more →


National Right to Work Foundation Issues Notice to Rutgers Professors...

Impacted by Union Officials’ Strike Order Rutgers employees can legally attend work regardless of union boss demands to strike New Brunswick, NJ (April 13, 2023) – Today, the National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation has issued a special legal notice to professors and other employees of Rutgers University. The notice was issued to inform Rutgers employees of their individual rights during the union official-ordered strike currently taking place. The legal notice is available at the Foundation’s website: https://www.nrtw.org/legal-notice/legal-notice-rutgers04122023/ On the morning of Monday, April 10, union officials from three Rutgers unions ordered a strike against the university. The officials... Read more →


Richard Murphy, 68, of Lindenwold/Runnemede

Richard P. Murphy, on April 3, 2023, of Lindenwold; formerly of Runnemede. Age 68. Beloved son of the late Robert C. Murphy, Sr. and May Elinda Murphy (nee Lloyd). Devoted brother of Agnes Knee (Gerald), Robert C. Murphy, Jr. (the late Patricia), Thomas J. Murphy, Teresa A. Murphy, David P. Murphy, and the late Michael Murphy. Dear uncle of 7 and great uncle of 4. Nephew of MaryLou Burkhauser. Richard worked for the Voorhees USPS for over 30 years. He was very handy and could fix anything. Richard enjoyed saltwater fishing in his spare time. There will be a viewing... Read more →


Virginia A. Beaver (nee Snead), of Runnemede

Virginia A. Beaver (nee Snead), on March 12, 2023, of Runnemede. Age 80. Beloved wife of Lewis C. Beaver for 52 years. Devoted mother of Heather Beaver, David Beaver, and the late Lewis C. Beaver, Jr. Loving nana of Crystal Ann, Storm, Tyler, Samson, Kayla, Lucas, Megan, Bonnie, Willow, and Ripley and great nana of Gaige, Logan, Harlowe, Annabel, Lucius, Aradia, Harper, and Eddie. Dear sister of Jennie Snead, Georgie Snead, and the late Bobby, Christopher, Herbert, Alice, Franny, Judy, and Bill. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Virginia loved taking care of children. She enjoyed traveling and watching... Read more →


RUNNEMEDE POLICE DEPARTMENT NEWS: Officers Visit Schools, Dog Supplies Needed, New LEAD Officer, Irish Shirts for Sale

RUNNEMEDE Officers received a warm greeting from Borough School District students and teachers when they visited them on Friday, February 10, 2023. RUNNEMEDE PD Helping Animal Shelter (February 5, 2023)--Have spare dog or cat food? Dishes, bowls, leashes? …Or want to donate new items, please drop off items during normal business hours inside our foyer. (Bleach, new chew toys, etc) Please, no pillows, blankets or bedding. We understand families also fall on hard times, and purchasing items can sometimes be difficult. Add your name to our confidential list, and we will help when we can. Please email Sgt. Woollen with... Read more →


Runnemede Youth Athletic Association Cancer Weekend 2023! (February 24 through February 26)

RUNNEMEDE, NJ (February 14, 2023)--Please come and support us as we play our partners from around the block for the Runnemede Youth Athletic Association Cancer Weekend 2023! The game will be Friday, February 24th at 8:30 pm at the Harry Williams Building located at 2 Broadway in Runnemede NJ. The contest will continue to Sunday, February 26 with highlight games all three days as well as youth games. There will be a basket auction with all proceeds going to the Luke Silvestre Foundation and St. Baldricks Foundation. Anyone interested in donating a basket, please contact Maria at 609-319-2951 or Bob... Read more →


Peter Sirolli, Charged with Setting 10-Foot-Cross on Fire at St. Patrick's Church, Woodbury

The suspect is charged with setting fire to the cross in front of St. Patrick's Church, Woodbury. He faces further charges for damaging a window at Our Lady of Hope Church, Gloucester Township, and trying to break a window at St. Theresa's Church, Runnemede. +++++ Camden County, NJ (January 14, 2023)(CNBnewsnet)- A Deptford man has been charged with Bias Intimidation and multiple weapons offenses after setting fires and causing property damage at several churches on Friday morning, reported Camden County Prosecutor Grace C. MacAulay, Runnemede Police Chief William Sampolski, Gloucester Township Police Chief David Harkins, and Woodbury Police Chief Thomas... Read more →


Nicholas Yushchak of Runnemede

On December 31, 2022, Age 83. Of Runnemede. Loving husband of 59 years to Lucy Yushchak. Loving father of Mark (Dawn Gogolin) Yushchak and Jeffrey (Colleen McVey) Yushchak. Cherished grandfather of Cassandra, Jacqueline, Nicholas, Xander, Natasha and Camden. Beloved brother of David Yushchak (Rhonda). Nicholas was born in Philadelphia, PA to the late Anthony and Anne Yushchak. He was a graduate of Paulsboro High School class of 1957. Nick had a long, successful career as a financial administrator with RCA and Alta Mortgage Company before his retirement. Above all else, he was a family man who loved watching his children... Read more →


John R. "Bud" Lassiter, Jr., Employed by US Postal Service and Pep Boys, U.S. Navy Veteran

On November 30, 2022 of Orlando, Fla. (formerly of Runnemede, NJ) Age 65. Loving Son of the late Mary Lou Wigginton and the late Donald A. Wigginton, Sr. and the late John R. Lassiter, Sr.; Devoted Father of John R. Lassiter III, Stephanie Lassiter and Eric C. Lassiter (Courtney). Loving Grandfather of Sophia, Cameron, Ivie and the late Derek. Beloved Brother of Deborah Sulpzio (Barry), Donald A. Wigginton Jr. (Trisha), Dena J. Disimone (Larry), Joseph G. Wigginton (Eileen), Robert J. Wigginton (Michele), James W. Wigginton (Lois) and Charles W. Wigginton (Valerie); Uncle of many nieces and nephews. Bud served our... Read more →


Gail Ann Aversa, 82, (nee Gallimore) of Runnemede

Gail Ann Aversa (nee Gallimore), on November 21, 2022, of Runnemede. Age 82. Beloved wife of John Aversa for 60 years. Devoted mother of Sandra Jones (John) and Doreen Power (Craig). Loving Mom Mom of William Longfellow, Lauren Longfellow, Mikaela Power, and Hailey Power. Beloved daughter of the late Edward and Alice (nee Cook) Gallimore. Dear sister of Richard Gallimore and the late Dolores Gallimore. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Gail was a member of Runnemede Seniors. There will be a viewing from 9:30am to 10:30am on Monday, November 28, 2022 at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Funeral Mass... Read more →


Ronald W. Kiewel of Runnemede; Member of Carpenters Local Union 158

Ronald W. Kiewel on August 26, 2022. Age 70. Of Runnemede, formerly of Pennsauken. Beloved husband of Helen kiewel (nee Murphy) for 50 years. Devoted father of Ronald Kiewel and Kevin Kiewel. Loving Pop Pop of Julia and Andrew. Dear brother of Pat Moran and the late Janet and Chas. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Ronald was a member of the Carpenters Local Union 158 of Philadelphia. There will be a memorial mass Thursday morning 10 am at Holy Child Parish, St. Maria Goretti Church 321 Orchard Ave. Runnemede, NJ 08078. Inurnment St. Joseph's Cemetery, Chews Landing. In... Read more →


James A. Stezzi, 59, of Runnemede

James A. Stezzi passed away on August 24, 2022. Age 59. Of Runnemede. Loving son of the late Salvatore and Mildred Stezzi. Dear brother of Linda Gonya (David), Christine Clement, the late Vincent and Louis Stezzi. Devoted longtime partner of Maryann Massa. James was an avid fisherman and a carpenter by trade. Services are private at the request of the family. Arrangements under the direction of the Gardner Funeral Home, Runnemede Read more →


George W. Walker age 76, of Runnemede

George W. Walker, on August 22, 2022, of Runnemede. Age 76. Beloved husband of the late Catherine. Devoted father of Louis (Patricia), Coleen Brown, Mary Ann Leonard (Bryon), and the late Jennifer. Loving Pop Pop of Louis (Amelia), Noelle Wagner (Chris), Alexander, Jacob, Aiden, Michael, and Ariya and great grandfather of Amelia, Valentina, Louis, and Makena. Dear brother of the late Joan Valdez and brother-in-law of Margie Mascio. George proudly served in US Navy and was a Pipefitter Local 322. He loved to go to the casinos, was a big fan of the Phillies and Eagles, and played the lottery... Read more →


Elizabeth Sampolski (nee DeMarco) of Runnemede;

Elizabeth Sampolski (nee DeMarco), on July 13, 2022, of Runnemede; formerly of Glendora. Age 93. Beloved wife of the late Edward J. Devoted mother of William Sampolski (Lisa), Marianne Hoban (Edward), Joann Sampolski, Susanne Parker and Edward Sampolski (Donna). Loving grandmother of Karen, Samantha, William, Lindsey, Kristi, Edward, Lou, Skye, Cody, Alex, Kenny, Timmy and Anthony. Great-grandmother of Stevie, Samuel, Francesca, Carly, Samuel, Jackson, Michael, Aimee, Willow, Tessa, Alex, Eric, Jordan and Mia. Great-great grandmother of Mikayla. Dear sister of Marion Geiges. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Elizabeth was a member of the Runnemede Senior Club the Runnemede... Read more →


Frank A. Carrozza, of Bellmawr, age 77; Street Hockey and Youth Football Coach, Army Veteran

Beloved husband of Rose Carrozza (nee Fasulo) for 56 years. Devoted father of Joseph Carrozza (Michelle). Loving Pop of Joseph Carrozza, Jr. (Hannah) and Francesca "Frankie" Carrozza (Alec). Dear brothers of Diane Schiavo, Linda Mattoccia (Salvatore), and Philip Carrozza (Lori). Also survived by many sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews and a ton of friends. Frank proudly served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam era. He was a coach for Bellmawr Hockey and the Bellmawr Purple Eagles. There will be a viewing from 9 am to 11 am on Saturday at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, BELLMAWR, 200 S. Blackhorse Pike, Bellmawr, NJ... Read more →


Richard G. Rundstrom, 56, of Bellmawr; Coached Runnemede Girls Softball, Bellmawr Hockey, Baseball

Richard G. Rundstrom, on April 17, 2022, of Bellmawr, NJ; formerly of Philadelphia, PA. Age 56. Beloved father of Marc Rundstrom and his wife, Ashley. Devoted son of Marlene Rundstrom (nee Koller) and the late Fritz. Dear brothers of the late Michael, Susan, and Sharon. Loving godfather of Megan and "Uncle Richie" to many nieces and nephews. Rich coached Runnemede girls softball, Bellmawr street hockey, and baseball. When he wasn't coaching, he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, poker, bowling, and horseshoes. He was an avid collector of sports memorabilia and a fan of many sports and teams.... Read more →


Michael D. Garofalo "Smitty", age 54, of Runnemede; Employed by Underwood Engineering

Michael D. Garofalo "Smitty", suddenly on April 13, 2022, of Runnemede. Age 54. Beloved husband of 17 years to Karen (nee Ireland). Devoted father of Michael David "Mikey" and Kayla Catherine. Predeceased by his mother Catherine Dussinger. Raised by his parents Sonny and Mary Garofalo. Dear brother of Sebastian "Sonny", Jimmy, Lonnie, Terri Lazalde, Tina Hudson, Saverio, Jr. (Sherri), Rose Ayala and Sonny, Jr. Son-in-law of the late Jack and Gail Ireland. Brother-in-law of Alan Gordan. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and loving family members. Michael worked for Underwood Engineering Inc. and was an avid Eagles fan. There will... Read more →


Ruth Ann Thomas of Glendora/Runnemede

Ruth Ann Thomas (nee Hurd), on February 3, 2022, of Glendora; formerly of Runnemede. Age 80. Beloved wife of the late Robert G. Thomas, Sr. Devoted mother of Robert G. Thomas, Jr. (Mary), Dawn Gribbin (John), Shaun Thomas (Bernadette), and Barbara Severns (Walter). Loving Mom Mom of Christina, Stephanie, Danny, Erike, Kevin, Karlee, Taylor, Nicholas, Ashley, Annaleigh and John. Dear sister of Elliott Hurd, Jr. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. There will be a viewing from 10am to 12 noon Tuesday, February 8, 2022 at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Funeral service 12 noon at the funeral home. Interment... Read more →


GOOD NEWS! Westville Cracking Down on Unregistered MV's, Releases January Crime, Fire, and Code Reports

WEC William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews For some time now the borough of Westville has been strictly enforcing its Housing Code ordinance pertaining to unregistered/abandoned motor vehicles. The borough has also been citing people who leave their trash cans on the curb after trash has been picked up. We long have been advocates for citing homeowners/landlords who have unlicensed, unregistered vehicles stored on their properties. They are unsightly and are safety hazards. They are also detrimental to the neighborhood where they are located and depreciate the value of properties in those neighborhoods. We commend the Westville police and borough... Read more →


Georgia F. Henry, age 75, of Runnemede

Georgia F. Henry (nee Adams), on January 20, 2022, of Runnemede, NJ; formerly of NE Philadelphia, PA. Age 75. Beloved mother of Loralee Cardie (Kevin), Angela Pacewicz, and the late Elwood ("Chuck") Pacewicz. Devoted Gippy of Samantha, Brittanie, Joey, Jack, Tyler, Olivia, Lucas, and Max and Great Gippy of Skyler, Hailey, Anthony and Tatiana. Dear sister of the late James Adams. Georgia was an artist and an avid reader from a young age. Her love of books had turned into a passion for writing. She is the author of two novels and has inspired her youngest daughter and granddaughter to... Read more →


Florence M. Pierce of Runnemede. Age 85.

Florence M. Pierce (nee Beideman), on January 21, 2022, of Runnemede. Age 85. Beloved wife of Albert Jr. for 64 years. Devoted mother of Albert F. Pierce III (Linda), Dennis G. Pierce (Lori), and Deborah M. Carey (Doug). Loving grandmother of 11 and great grandmother of 10. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Florence loved her family - family was everything to her. She was a big fan of the Flyers, Phillies, and Sixers. Florence may have been small, but she was feisty. She enjoyed baking Christmas cookies and cooking Sunday dinners with Debbie. Florence spent many summers at... Read more →


Gabriel Mateo Rouse, Age 5 Months, of Runnemede

Gabriel Mateo Rouse, on January 11, 2022, of Runnemede. 5 months. Loving son of Rebecca and Matthew Rouse. Devoted grandson of Karen (nee Uncle) and Eric Hayes, Anthony Buckwalter, and the late Patricia Rouse. Beloved great grandson of Joseph and Mary Ann (nee Bennett) Uncle. Dear nephew of Tiffany Bowen, David Hayes, and Myranda Hayes. Also survived by Gracie Mae Pierce. There will be a visitation from 2pm to 3pm on Saturday, January 22, 2022 at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Memorial service 3pm at the funeral home. Interment is private at the request of the family. In lieu of flowers,... Read more →


Thomas A. Lonie, age 69, of Runnemede

Thomas A. Lonie, age 69, of Runnemede, passed away suddenly on January 7, 2022. He was the beloved son of the late Thomas and Miriam. Tom is survived by his sisters Jane McWilliams (Robert) and Barbara Austin (Roger) as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Tom enjoyed riding his motorcycle and spending time on his boat with his beloved dog Joey. Service is private. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Thomas's name to the Animal Welfare Association, 509 Centennial Boulevard, Voorhees, NJ 08043 or by visiting www.awanj.com Read more →


Jacob Paul McCoy, of Bellmawr, age 24

Jacob Paul McCoy went to be with the Lord on January 1, 2022. Age 24. Resident of Bellmawr, NJ; grew up in Runnemede, NJ and Baltimore, MD. Beloved son of Katrina McCoy (Rob Townsend) and Kenneth McCoy. Devoted brother of Kirsten McCoy, Kirstie McKnew (Jordan Smith), James Brittian, Taylor McCoy (Ella Farry), and Autumn McCoy. Loving grandson of Kimberly Dumonchelle and Byron Theurer, Nancy and the late David McKnew, and Earl and Pam Johnson. Also survived by many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends. Jacob was loved by all. He loved Jesus and wanted to make a positive impact on those... Read more →


Joan Brennan, 85, of Runnemede

Joan S. Brennan (nee Green), on December 16, 2021, of Runnemede. Age 85. Beloved wife of the late Francis L. Brennan, Jr. Devoted mother of Margaret M. Vance (Ralph, Jr.), Anna M. Chain (the late Scott), Theresa G. Vartebedian (Tim Jenkinson), Francis "Pete" L. Brennan III and the late Joan F. Clark. Mother-in-law of John R. Vartebedian and James E. Clark. Loving Gram of Chris, Samantha, Sabrina, Ralph, Joan, Jessica, Scott Jr, Taylor, Madison, Jennie, Johnnie, Timmy, Francis L. "Petey" IV, Julie, and the late Joey and Jim. Great grandmother of 15 and one on the way. Preceded in death... Read more →


Joseph J. Klotz Jr., of Glendora/Runnemede

Joseph J. Klotz, Jr., on December 11, 2021, of Glendora and Runnemede. Age 66. Son of Marie (nee Haas) and the late Joseph Sr. Boyfriend of Lorrie Lapergola. Father of Michael, Christine, Melissa, and JJ. Grandfather of 6. Brother of Patrick (Cathy), AnnaMarie (Warner), and Eileen (James). Also survived by nieces, nephews, and friends. There will be a visitation Friday 12noon to 2pm at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Memorial Service 2pm. Read more →


George J. Reilly, of North Wildwood/Runnemede.

George J. Reilly, on November 26, 2021, of North Wildwood, formerly of Runnemede. Age 74. Son of the late George and Margaret "Peggy" Reilly. Beloved husband of Elaine for 52 years. Loving father of Colleen (the late Michael) Mosco and Christine (Steven) Schmidt. Devoted grandfather to Luca Mosco, Steven and Veronica Schmidt. Dear brother of Daniel (Edie) Reilly. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. George proudly served in the US Navy. After his service to his Country, he worked as a manager of a successful supermarket chain. George also worked as a ground's coordinator for the Black Horse Pike... Read more →


Geraldine "Gerry" McAdams (nee Stringman); Former Teacher with Runnemede School Systeem

Geraldine "Gerry" McAdams (nee Stringman), on November 27, 2021, of Runnemede. Age 89. Beloved wife of the late George McAdams. Devoted mother of Rob McAdams, Judy Fleming (Miles), and Jane McAdams. Loving Mom Mom of Jillian Fleming and Jessie Schulman and great grandmom of Amelia Dickenson. Dear sister of the late Judith Teasdale. Cherished aunt of Jim Teasdale (Mary Jane) and David Teasdale. Gerry retired as a 5th grade teacher after many years with Runnemede School System. There will be a viewing from 10am to 11am Friday at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Funeral service 11am at the funeral home. Interment... Read more →


Dolores "Del" Giangola, 94, Runnemede

Dolores "Del" Giangola, 94, wife of the late Nicholas "Nick" Giangola, passed away Saturday, November 20th at the home of her daughter Vanessa Leone and her husband, Sam, in Mickleton, NJ. Born July 22, 1927 in Runnemede, NJ, she was the daughter of the late Serafin and Julia Pucalowski. Mrs. Giangola resided in Runnemede most of her life. She was a devoted wife and mother to her three children. Del was known for her generosity, energy, and uninhibited personality. An avid storyteller, Del loved to entertain with tales from the past - especially those regarding her beloved "wall gang". Dolores... Read more →


Lois A. Osborn of Runnemede; formerly of Bellmaw

Lois A. Osborn (nee Harrold), on October 21, 2021, of Runnemede; formerly of Bellmawr. Age 70. Beloved wife of Dave Osborn for 49 years. Devoted mother of Brad and Keith. Loving grandmother of Jakob, Andrew, Miranda, Kevin, and Chelsea. Dear sister of John Harrold and aunt of John. Lois loved spending time with her family and friends. She enjoyed cheering for her grandkids at their sporting events and going to the gym with her girlfriends. Lois loved hosting Sunday night dinners where everyone gathered. She was an avid fan of the Phillies and loved her green flowers on St. Patrick's... Read more →


Jesus M. Salgado, "Jay", of Runnemede, Little League Coach and Umpire

Jesus M. Salgado, "Jay", on October 20, 2021, of Runnemede. Age 72. Beloved husband Janette Salgado (nee Crumb) for 41 years. Devoted father of Jay Salgado, Tina Salgado, and Renee Randles (Robert). Loving Pop Pop of Robert Jr., Rebecca, Rease, Jaydan, Emma, and Ava. Dear brother Dionisio Salgado (the late Sonja), Eduardo Salgado, Emma Salgado, Carmen Salgado-Roman, and the late Carlos Salgado. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Jay was an avid Philadelphia Flyers fan. He coached Little League baseball in Runnemede. Jay enjoyed playing softball and also enjoyed being an umpire for Little League baseball and girls softball.... Read more →


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. 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... Read more →


Michael Joseph Querubin, on October 3, 2021, of Runnemede

Michael Joseph Querubin, on October 3, 2021, of Runnemede; formerly of Waterford. Age 76. Beloved husband of Diana B. Querubin (nee Zippilli) for 53 years. Devoted father of Michele Roberts (Nathan), Dena Blizzard (James), and Nicole DelGuadio (Keithan Trisler). Loving Pop Pop of Natalia, Liz, Alex, Dean, Jacqueline, Brooke, Jan, and Dominic. Dear brother of John and the late Robert and Patricia. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Mike was born in Philadelphia, the youngest son of Helen and Robert Querubin. After graduating from Triton High School, Mike enlisted in the Navy. Shortly afterwards, he met the love of... Read more →


Michael "Mike" Denisi, 49, formerly of Runnemede

Michael "Mike" Denisi, 49, formerly of Runnemede, NJ, passed away September 23, 2021. Michael was born February 15, 1972, in South Philadelphia, PA, to Vincent and Mary Denisi. Michael is survived by his loving parents, his children Sophia and Michael, brother Vincent Jr. (Nicole), and sisters Cindy Visco (Joe) and Dari-Ann Denisi. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, aunt, uncles and cousins. Michael grew up in Runnemede, NJ and graduated from Camden County Vocational Technical School. Upon graduation he was an Autobody Technician and G-6 Welder. He worked many years at Boeing as an Aircraft Mechanic. He later... Read more →