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Shirley Walton, 87, of Brooklawn

On April 12, 2024, in the loving care of her children. Age 87 (nee Gaunt) Of Brooklawn. Devoted wife of 49 years to the late William E. Walton, Sr. Cherished mother of William E. Walton, Jr., Dennis D. (Genevieve Marquez) and Virginia L. “Ginny” (Neall) Alcott. Beloved grandmother of Lauren T. (AJ) Galda, Lindsey D. Alcott and Jake R. Alcott. Loving great-grandmother of Harper E. Galda, Luke T. Galda and Travis C. Galda. Shirley was born in Philadelphia, PA and was a longtime resident of Brooklawn. She was a member of the Brooklawn Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary. Relatives and friends... Read more →

Mrs. Jenny Ribchinsky, age 73, of Gloucester City

Gloucester City, NJ. On April 11, 2024, at the age of 73. (nee Laggy). Born in Gloucester City, NJ, she was the daughter of the late Joseph M. and Florence May (Thomas) Laggy. Jenny was predeceased by her husband of 47 years, Fred R. Ribchinsky in September 2019. She is survived by her son, Joseph Ribchinsky (Sandi); her grandchildren, great Grandchildren, brothers, sisters, many nieces and nephews. Jenny retired as a manager for Beautiful Rags in Bellmawr, in 2016 after 40 years of service. A Christian woman, she loved spending time with her family and had enjoyed many years at... Read more →

Delores C. Killen, of West Deptford, age 93

Delores Carrie (Simpkins) Killen, was born August 11, 1930 and passed on April 6, 2024 at the age of 93. Family She is survived by her children, Sherri (Kneller) and Guy, her granddaughters, Madison and Grace, and son-in-law, Frank. She is predeceased by her husband, Walt, her parents, George and Carrie and her sister, Eleanor. Legacy Delores was born, raised, and lived out her life in and around West Deptford, New Jersey. She spent her youth as a devoted daughter. She could be found riding horses bareback down Old Crown Point Road with her lifelong friend, Mae, or climbing trees... Read more →

Margaret Moellers, of Audubon, age 95, formerly of Gloucester City

On April 7, 2024, age 95. Of Audubon. Formerly of Gloucester City. CNBNews graphic files Loving mother of William McNeece (Andrea), Timothy Duffy (Kate) and the late Christopher Duffy. Cherished grandmother of David McNeece (Susannah), Nicole McNeece, Nicholas Cook and Beckham Duffy and great-grandmother of Grayson, Henry and Bodhi. Born in Vienna, Austria to the late Franz and Aloisia Guggenberger At Margaret’s request, services will be private at this time. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in Margaret’s memory to Serenity Hospice, 56 Georgetown Road, Bordentown, NJ 08505. Please memo, Margaret Moellers. Condolences and Memories may be shared... Read more →

Francis "Frank" A. Grimm, of Deptford, Vietnam War Army Veteran

Of West Deptford Township, formerly of Audubon, NJ. Born and raised in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late Alvin Francis Grimm and Elizabeth (Flannery) Barnes. Frank is survived by his beloved wife of 50 years, Theresa (Rovere) Grimm, loving daughters Emily Grimm, Caitlin Giles (Ryan); cherished grandchildren Abigail Rose and Liam Joseph. He is also survived by his sisters Deborah Ramon Gelsinger and Lisa Crawford. Frank valiantly battled a rare and incurable disease, Cardiac Amyloidosis, for many years. His final hours were spent at home, surrounded by his loving family, listening to Frank Sinatra and the music... Read more →

David Gramely Sr., age 68, Employed by Nash Engravers for 48 Years

Of Pine Hill, formerly of Clementon and Gloucester City, NJ. On April 1, 2024. Age 68. Born in Camden, NJ, he was the son of the late, Edwin C. Gramley, Sr. and Dorothy (Lawson) Gramley. David is survived by his loving sons, David Gramley, Jr., Jeremie Gramley (Maribeth); cherished grandchildren, DJ, Megan, Evan, Peyton, Logan; great grandchildren, Jayde, Izaiah, Theo, Zuri, Zion, Giavanna; brothers, Mark Gramley (Vicki), Craig Gramley, Roy Gramley; sister, Dorothy Hancock (Rick); brother-in- law, Bob Pierce, and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his son, Kevin Gramley on June 15th, 2015; brother, John Gramley, sisters,... Read more →

Francine Parodi, age 77

Cherry Hill. On March 26, 2024. Age 77. Born in Brooklyn, NY, she was the daughter of the late, Charles and Caroline Parodi. She is survived by her cousin, Jessica Rosado. Francine was also predeceased by her sister, Leonor Weik. Burial will be in Waterford Memorial Cemetery, Waterford Works, NJ on a date to be announced later. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries through: McCann-Healey Funeral Home: Gloucester City Ph: 856- 456 -1142 Read more →

Marie T. DiCiano, age 60 of Westville, Gloucester High Alum

Marie T. DiCiano, (nee Geib) "Queenie" of Westville, New Jersey, passed away on Wednesday, February 28, 2024. She was 60. Legacy Born in Camden, NJ and raised in Gloucester City, Marie graduated from Gloucester City High School in 1982. She later attended Gloucester County College for Certification as a Central Service Technician and was employed by Cooper University Hospital in Camden. Away from work, Marie enjoyed playing BINGO, hosting parties, preparing meals for her family. She enjoyed an eclectic variety of music from Elton John all the way to the Bee Gees and countless Classic Rock Artists. Marie also loves... Read more →

Jo-Ann M. James, of Gloucester City, GCHS Alum Class of 77, Past waitress of O'Donnell's

On March 26, 2024. Age 65. Of Gloucester City. Loving and devoted wife of 12 years to the late Michael J. James, Sr. Loving sister of Michael Neilio (Maria), Herbert J. Neilio, Jr. (Colleen), Toni Bobiak (Joe), Linda Newlin (Tom). Cherished aunt to many nieces and nephews. Jo-Ann was born in Woodbury, NJ on June 12, 1958 to the late Herbert J. Neilio, Sr. and Jean A. (Kemmer) Neilio. She was a graduate of Gloucester Catholic High School class of 1977. Jo-Ann later worked as a waitress for several area restaurant including O’Donnell’s in Gloucester City, NJ. She was also... Read more →

Joyce A. Kanauss-Hindsley, of Bellmawr, Longtime Cross Guard

Joyce A. Kanauss-Hindsley, of Bellmawr suddenly passed away on March 19, 2024. Age 79. Beloved wife of John Hindsley for 29 years. Step- mother of Pamela Lee, Stephanie Evans, and Gregory Hindsley. Step-grandmother of Eric Evans and Kyle Evans. Dear sister of Judy Kaminsky and the late Bob. Also survived by her loving niece Kerrie. Joyce was a crossing guard in Bellmawr for 10 years. She was a very giving person who was friendly and outgoing. Funeral arrangements under the direction of the Gardner Funeral Home. nterment is private at the request of the family. Read more →

Florence A. Kammauf, 82, of Gloucester City

On March 21, 2024, at age 82. Of Gloucester City, born in Trenton, NJ, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Mary Anna (Peterson) Harris. She was a loving and devoted wife of 61 years to Vincent R. Kammauf. Loving mother of Kenneth W., Jeffrey M., and Joseph R. Cherished grandmother to Casandra, Angela (Christian), Melanie and Larissa; proud great grandmother of Carson, Brynlee, Charolette, Rowan. Also, brothers and sisters MaryAnn Pierman (d) (Sam), Walter Harris (Carol), Ruth Messner (Paul), Dawn Rebstock (William (d)), Charles Harris jr. (Robin), Kimberly Quinlan (Joe (d)). She was also proceeded by her... Read more →

Emily Cecelia Tobin, aged 42

Emily Cecelia Tobin, aged 42, passed away on March 16th, 2024. Though the illness Emmie succumbed to was brief, her battle has been long. The Emmie we knew was a beautiful, quick witted and so very funny. Emmie was so strong in so many ways, and at the same time so sensitive. She was someone who gave and forgave so easily. When Emmie was a mom, she was the best. She loved her boys, and worked so hard. She always wanted nothing more than to be with all of them. Life doesn’t always turn out the way we think or... Read more →

Gage Xavier Myers, 19, of Gloucester City

Gage Xavier Myers was born on July 10, 2005. Gage was a believer in Jesus and walked into his loving arms on March 23, 2024. Gage is survived by his parents, Keith Myers and Christina Howey Myers; sisters, Nicole Myers and Jacqueline Myers; niece, Kai Wilcox; nephew, Christopher Barton; grandparents, David and Joanne Howey; uncle, Michael Howey (Heather); aunt, Rachael Howey and his loving girlfriend Rylee McNee. Predeceased by his brother, Kyle Myers. Gage attended Gloucester Catholic High School freshman and sophomore year. He was an active parishioner of St. Mary’s Church, where he served as an altar server. He... Read more →

Kathleen “Kathy” Teresa Wylen, 70, of Audubon

Kathleen “Kathy” Teresa Wylen, 70, of Audubon, NJ passed away peacefully while surrounded by loved ones, on March 21, 2024, after many months battling an unexpected illness. Kathy was born on February 15, 1954 to Harry and Catherine “Cass” Cole (nee Schmidt) in Camden, NJ. Kathy lived her entire life in her beloved hometown of Audubon, NJ, of which she was immensely proud. After graduating from Audubon High School in 1972, she went on to work for multiple NJ Health systems at Our Lady of Lourdes, Virtua, Cooper and Haddonfield Family Practice, where she was a friendly voice to the... Read more →

Amie Conte Barriskell, 47, of Blackwood/Audubon

Suddenly in her home on March 20, 2024, of Blackwood, NJ, formerly of Audubon, NJ. Age 47 years. She is lovingly survived by her husband, Fredrick Barriskell; father, David Conte; son, Kyle Lee and brother, Michael Conte. She was predeceased by her mother, Carol Conte. Amie was a lover of nature and animals, especially cats. She enjoyed spending precious time with her family. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her viewing on Thursday, March 28, from 9 AM to 11 AM at the FOSTER-WARNE FUNERAL HOME, 250 S. White Horse Pike, Audubon, NJ. Prayer Service will follow at 11... Read more →

William Scott, 56, of Bellmawr

Bellmawr – On March 3, 2024. Age 56. Loving and devoted companion of Karen Hickman. Beloved son of the late Hal Scott and Elaine Scott (nee Hopkins). Dear brother of John Franklin and Karen Franklin. Cherished nephew of Yvonne “Bunny” Hignutt and John “Junior” Hopkins, Jr. Devoted uncle to many nieces and nephews. He will be missed by all his friends. William worked for many years as a commercial painter with R & C Paint Contractors in Sewell, NJ. He was a big Phillies sports fans and enjoyed watching all the local teams. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to... Read more →

Philip H. Mund Jr., Longtime Jeweler, Enjoyed Hunting, Fishing, Cooking, Clearview HS Alum

On March 15, 2024 at age 66, Phil passed peacefully in his sleep. Of Brooklawn. He was a loving and devoted husband of 44 years to Margaret “Peg” Mund (nee Sayers). Loving father of Jodie Boos (Wayne Meyer), Renee Mund-Kotter (Allan) and the late Steven Philip Mund. Cherished grandfather “PopPop” to Alexander Philip Kotter. Beloved brother of Patricia MacKannon (Jack), Robert Mund (Cathy) and Nancy Curll (late Robert, Jr). Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Phil was a graduate of Clearview High School class of 1975. From the age of 15, he worked alongside his father at Phil... 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 →

Michael P. McCool, 74, of Mt. Ephraim

On March 15, 2024, of Mt. Ephraim, NJ. Age 74 years. Beloved husband of 50 years to Elaine McCool (nee Palazzese). Dear father of Mike (Beth) McCool and Melissa (Richard) Ciullo. Loving grandfather to Michael, Grace, Natalie, Abigail and Luca. Born and raised in the Fairview section of Camden, Mike was a graduate of Camden High School. He earned his bachelor's degree in education from Glassboro State College before teaching for 38 years in the Evesham Twp. school district. Mike enjoyed Disney World, his dogs, summers at the shore, skiing and cycling. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his... Read more →

Shawn D. Cahill, 58, of Bellmawr, Gloucester City; Musician founder of Jailbreak the Band

Following a courageous battle, Shawn passed peacefully on March 12, 2024 at Samaritan Hospice in Voorhees, at the age of 58. Of Bellmawr. Formerly of Gloucester City. Loving husband of 15 years to the late Mariann Cahill (nee Schreffler). Cherished son of Florence Cahill (nee Hanlon) and the late Edward Cahill. Loving brother of Kelly Ann Cahill Giesen and loving uncle of Michael Giesen. Shawn is also survived by many loving friends. Shawn loved his dogs, Zekers and the late Ava. Shawn grew up in Bellmawr and was a graduate of Triton High School class of 1983. A talented musician... Read more →

James McCormick of Maple Shade

September 23, 1955 - March 6, 2024 Maple Shade – formerly of Haddon Heights, Runnemede and Stratford. On March 6, 2024. Age 68. Funeral Arrangements are Pending. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries through: McCann-Healey Funeral Home: Gloucester City Ph: 856 – 456 - 1142 Read more →

James G. Binder, age 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. After his time in the Navy, he attended Camden County College where he earned an Associate's... Read more →

Theresa A. "Terri" Speich Gillespie, of Audubon, formerly of Gloucester City

On March 1, 2024, Age 66. Of Audubon, NJ. Formerly a longtime, proud resident of Gloucester City. Born in Camden, NJ, she was the daughter of the late, John R. and Mary A (Caffery) Speich. Terri is survived by her husband, Joel R. Gillespie, Sr.; her loving children, Michael Speich, Joel R. Gillespie, Jr., Kacie Gillespie, Amy Caldwell; cherished grandchildren, Addison, Chloe, Everly, Emily, Michael, Samuel; great grandson Chase; brothers, John Speich, Stephen Speich, Daniel Dando (Kristina) and her sister, Darlene Timmins. Terri was also predeceased by her brother, William Speich. Terri had worked as a line worker for Crescent... Read more →

Rosemary Farlow, 66 of Gloucester City

Of Gloucester City, NJ. She passed away peacefully at her home on March 6, 2024. Age 66. Born in Camden, NJ, she was the daughter of the late Albert and Pauline (Tortorelli) Boulden. Rosemary is survived by her loving sons, Bobby Farlow and Peter Farlow (Donna); cherished grandchildren, Peter, Colton, Keegan and Desmin; nieces, Pauline, Leona, Brittny and Kaitlyn Boulden, nephew George Boulden Jr.; brothers, Albert Boulden (Denise) and George Boulden. Rosemary was also predeceased by her sister, Kathy Boulden and nephew Jason Boulden. Rosemary was affectionately known to all as RoRo and lived for her family and friends. Honoring... Read more →

Vince T. Harty Sr., 67, of Deptford; Dedicated Coach/Softball Player, Woodcarver, Deptford High Alum

On March 2, 2024, age 67. Longtime resident of the Oak Valley section of Deptford. Predeceased by his parents, Patrick F. Harty and Mary Jane Harty (nee Timlin); his brother, Patrick D. Harty; and his nephews, Patrick Harty, Sean Harty and Mark Cunard. Survived by his sons, Joseph Harty (Lyndsay Myers) and Vincent T. Harty, Jr. (Patricia Fleckenstein) and their mother, Linda Harty; grandchildren, Mason Harty, Chase Harty, Travis Anninos and Julianna Harty; siblings, Jane Harty-Callen (Paul), Timothy Harty, Lori Budinak (Bill), Winnie Harty-Cunard and Judy Harty-Janofsky (Rich). Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews and cousins. Vince was a... Read more →

James Spencer, age 48, of Gloucester City

Surrounded by his loving family, on February 29, 2024. Age 48. Of Gloucester City. Loving husband of Karen Spencer. Beloved father of Megan Spencer (Vidal Sr.), Sierra Hill, James D. Spencer, III and Dominic Spencer. Cherished son of James D. Spencer, Sr. and Lucetta “Sue” Spencer. Loving brother of Lynda M. Spencer. Cherished grandfather of Vidal, Jr. and Ivan. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles. Predeceased by his grandparents, James L. Spencer & Jane L. Spencer, as well as William J. Zee and survived by his grandmother, Lucetta Zee. Jim was the owner and operator... Read more →

Wayne A. DiGirolamo, Sr., formerly of Gloucester City

Age 69. Of Mantua, NJ, formerly of Gloucester City. Sadly left us on February 27, 2024. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late, Donald L. and Betty (Banker) DiGirolamo. Wayne is survived by his beloved wife of 47 years, Donna Lee (Sinn) DiGirolamo. He is survived by his loving children, Darleen McGinness (Tony), Beverly Benner (Mike), Dawn Sims (Brian), Wayne DiGirolamo, Jr. (Crystal); 14 cherished grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; brother, Leonard DiGirolamo. Wayne was also predeceased by his daughter, Danyel DiGirolamo and his brother, Ronald DiGirolamo. CNBNews graphic files Wayne had worked with United National Machine and... Read more →

Josephine Sheard, of Voorhees Township

On February 4, 2024, (nee Machota) Age 96. Longtime resident of Voorhees Township. Cremation private. Inurnment with her late son, Bernie Sheard private in Most Holy Redeemer Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA. Condolences and Memories may be shared at under the obituary of Josephine Sheard. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries may be made through: McCann - Healey Funeral Home: Gloucester City Ph: 856 - 456 - 1142 Read more →

Maureen R. Angelastro, of Pennsville, formerly of Audubon

On February 17, 2024, (nee Rowe) Age 79. Of Pennsville. Maureen grew up in Audubon Park, NJ and was a longtime resident of Woodlynne, NJ. She was known to many as a great hairdresser in the community. Survived by her children: Sharleen Angelastro, Leonard Angelastro (Dorothy), Lawrence Angelastro (Diana), Nicholas Angelastro Jr. and James Angelastro (Kimberly). Maureen is also survived by her grandchildren: Michael Sorrentino, Stephanie Sorrentino, Devin Allebach, TammyLou Mellon, Ashley Robey, Courtney Angelastro, Rocco Angelastro, Tyler Angelastro and Daulton Angelastro. Maureen was great grandmother to many. Maureen was predeceased by her mother Jennie Rowe, brother Michael Rowe and... Read more →

Barbara Angela Drew, 78, Gloucester Township School Administrator

Barbara Angela Drew, 78, of Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina, wife of Melvin Leroy Drew, Jr., entered eternal rest Thursday, February 22, 2024. Her Funeral Service will be held Monday, March 25, 2024, in the J. Henry Stuhr Inc., Mount Pleasant Chapel, 1494 Mathis Ferry Road at 11:00 am. The family will receive friends an hour before the service. Inurnment will be held Mepkin Abbey, 103 Mepkin Abbey Rd., Moncks Corner, SC 29461 at 2:30 pm. CNBNews graphic files Barb was born October 2, 1945 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, daughter of the late Joseph Garczynski and the late Mary Pacana Garczynski. She... Read more →

Jean Moir, 86, of Audubon,

Jean Moir, 86, of Audubon, New Jersey passed away on Feb. 21, 2024 after a brief hospitalization for cancer. Jean was born on March 1, 1937 at home in Audubon to Robert B. Moir and Regina Moir (Martin). Jean was a lifetime resident of Audubon. Jean graduated from Audubon High School in 1951 and participated in the all-girl "Audubon Bon Bons" drum and bugle corp. She played the French horn and was awarded best French horn player during her marching days. After high school she worked her entire career as a legal secretary for several attorneys. She retired in 1997... Read more →

Patricia Mick, 71, of Maple Shade

Age 71 of Maple Shade, formerly of Atlantic City, NJ. On February 19, 2024. She is survived by her son John Mick. Graveside services will be celebrated on March 1, 2024, at 10:00 am, in Waterford Memorial Cemetery, 679 Pestleton Rd., Waterford, NJ. There will be no visitation or viewing. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries through: McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME: Ph: 856-456-1142 Read more →

Michael C. Costello, of Haddon Township; Member of Carpenters Local #393

Haddon Township - Age 69, on February 20, 2024, surrounded by family. He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Ellen B. Costello (nee Rab), cherished father of Michael R. (Lynn) and Shawn F. (Bret). Devoted grandfather of Lauren, Amanda, and Lana. CNBNews graphic files Michael was born in Camden and raised in Haddon Township. Michael was a graduate of Haddon Township High School class of 1973 and a long time resident was Haddon Twp. Michael started his career as a proud and dedicated union carpenter in 1978. He joined Local Carpenter’s Union Local #393 in Gloucester City and... Read more →

Joseph James Huntley, 81 of Williamstown, formerly from Brooklawn

Joseph James Huntley, 81 of Williamstown, formerly from Brooklawn, passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 14, 2024. Legacy He was a loving and caring husband, dad, grandpop, brother, uncle, and friend. He enjoyed muscle cars and fast boats, drags at Atco, and Nascar. Joe served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. Family He is the beloved husband of 50 wonderful years Catherine "Kitty" Huntley (nee Gormley). Devoted father of Shannon M. Welch (Sean). Treasured grandpop of Ryan, John, and Catriona. Son of the late Margaret Smith and James Huntley. Dear brother of Fran (Jack) and brother-in-law of... Read more →

Sandra E (Wood) Sellers, of Gloucester City

February 23, 1951 — January 22, 2024 Gloucester City, NJ Legends say that butterflies float free of time, carrying our hopes for love, joy, and celebration. The Butterfly's delicate grace reminds us that life is rich, beauty is everywhere, every personal connection has meaning, and that laughter is life's sweetest creation. The butterfly counts not months but moments and has time enough. Sandra E. Sellers (nee Wood) found her home to be the starting place of love, hope, and dreams. It's where love resides, memories are created, friends always belong, and laughter never ends. Sandy was a bit sassy, a... Read more →

Joseph Z. Acerbo Sr. , 89, of Bellmawr

Joseph Z. Acerbo, Sr., 89, of Bellmawr, NJ, passed away peacefully on February 21, 2024, surrounded by his loving family. Joe was the beloved husband of 66 years to Elizabeth “Betty” (nee Mancini). Loving father of Joseph Z. Acerbo, Jr. (Barbara) of Mt. Laurel, NJ, Nancy Acerbo of Ventnor, NJ, and the late Susan Acerbo. Cherished and adored Pop-Pop of Gina Marie (Dave) Acerbo-Klotz, Nicole Elizabeth Acerbo (Sean Walsh), and Joseph Z. Acerbo, III. Dear brother of Theresa, Angie, the late Philomena, the late Anthony and the late Mary, and brother-in-law to Dominic Paul, the late Joseph, the late Marie... Read more →

Jean Eller, longtime Gloucester City Resident

On February 18, 2024, at the age of 84, Jean passed away peacefully at home in Gloucester City surrounded by her family. She was the daughter of the late Joseph and Amber (Broadwater) Hagan. Jean was predeceased by her beloved husband of 67 years, Wayne M. Eller, Sr., Devoted Mother to Teresa Clements (William), Wayne Eller, Jr. (Regina), Kenneth Eller (Kelly), William Eller (Noreen) and Joseph Eller (Kara). Jean is also survived by her 20 cherished grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren; sister, Joan Gundle and many nieces and nephews. Jean was a lifelong resident of Gloucester City. She loved being with... Read more →

John Barron, age 68, Owner of Barron Carpet, Avalon Country Club Member, GCHS Alum

On February 12, 2024. Age 68. Of Atlantic City. Formerly of Sewell and a longtime resident of Gloucester City. He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 35 years, Juliann Barron (nee Markiewicz); his “daughter”, Kristina Vasquez (Brian); sisters, Mary Giles (Glenn), Theresa Barron, Marie Watson (William) and Alice Gallagher (Sean) and many loving nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents, William F. Barron, Sr. and Alice T. Barron (nee Madden); brother, William F. Barron, Jr. and sister, Catherine M. Barron. CNBNews graphic file John was a graduate of Gloucester High School class of 1973. For... Read more →

Barbara J. Heck 78, formerly of Audubon

Barbara passed away on February 4, 2024, formerly of Audubon, NJ, she was 78 years old. Beloved daughter of the late Marion and Harold Heck. She is survived by her dear cousins, William A. Fithian and Linda Fithian, her Goddaughter, Susann Dybus and close friends, Carol Sobolewski and Winnie Powell. Barbara was raised in the Fairview section of Camden and was a 1963 graduate of Camden High School where she was a member of the marching band and Majorettes. She was also a member of the Vassella Drum and Bugle Corps. Barbara was employed for many years as an executive... Read more →

Colleen P. Bednarchik, age 65, of Audubon

Colleen went home to her Lord and Savior on February 3rd, 2024 surrounded by family in her home in Audubon, NJ, at the age of 65 years old. She was the dear wife of Gregory Bednarchik for nearly 40 years, and loving mother to Sara Brodowski (Dan), Sam Bednarchik, and Kate Butch (Jesse). Known as Nonna, she is survived by her pride and joy, her grandchildren—Thomas and Jake Brodowski; Everett, Amelia, Owen, and soon to arrive baby girl Butch. Daughter of the late Louis and Jacqueline Palombi; sister of the late Patrick Palombi, Steve Palombi (Marie), Mike Palombi (Heidi), and... Read more →

Jane B. Richards, 87, of Audubon Park

(nee Barracliff) On January 30, 2024, of Audubon Park, NJ, at the age of 87. Beloved wife of 60 years to the late George T. Richards. Loving mother of Nancy (George) Strassle and the late Thomas (Monica). She was so proud of her grandchildren, Jessica and Brianna Strassle and Tommy Richards. Dear sister of James (JoAnne) Barracliff, Craig Barracliff and the late Mayor of Mt. Ephraim, Harry (Ksenia) Barracliff. Her nieces and nephews and their families, along with her many friends were also an important part of her life. Jane lived in Audubon Park most of her life and was... Read more →

Larry J. Orsino, age 92, of Gloucester City

On January 27, 2024. Age 92. Of Gloucester City. Survived by his wife of 63 years, Dolores “Lori” Orsino (nee Palma); sons, Larry Orsino (Joyce), Michael Orsino (Denise), John Orsino and Joseph Orsino (Katia); many loving grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Larry was born and raised in South Philadelphia. He was a longtime resident of Gloucester City. Following high school, Larry proudly served our country in the U.S. Army. Larry was a longtime truck driver and member of Local Union 676. Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing on Wednesday, February 7th from 10 to 11:30 AM the McCANN-HEALEY... Read more →

Mayme C. "Sis" Paul, 100, of Haddon Hts.

(nee Dixon) Of Haddon Heights, NJ, went home to her beloved Lord and Savior on January 28, 2024, at the tender age of 100. Mayme is predeceased by the love of her life, James Robert Paul, Sr. Dear mother of the late James R. Paul, Jr., Thomas (Nancy) and William (Jeane). She is lovingly survived by 10 grandchildren: Ryan, Jennifer, William, Jaime, Jonathan, David, Alexandra, Timothy, Jessica and Cheyenne; 13 great grandchildren: Mason, Evan, Drew, Luke, Cullen, Shay, Rainy, River, James "Rocky," Rowdy, Bella, Sarah, Melody and one more on the way. Devoted sister of Grace Newell, Doris Evans, Richard... Read more →

Sarah Nafeesa Muhammad, 81, of Camden City

Sarah Nafeesa Muhammad, 81, of Camden, NJ, was born March 28, 1942. She returned to Allah (swt) on January 20, 2024. Sarah was born and raised in Camden and was a student in the Camden school district. She loved sewing, crocheting, crossword puzzles, and baking. Sarah born to Paul and Mary Ray. She was the 9th of 14 children. She retired from Strawbridge and Clothier after more than 20 years of employment. She eventually married Wilbert Jones (Chick)and from that union her only son Al-Mubdi (Deen) was born. Sarah adored her son beyond what is imaginable. She raised him with... Read more →


Join us to remember Charisse McGill, French Toast Bae, founder of Lokal Artisan Foods and French Toast Bites, and Executive Director of the Farmers Market Coalition. Memorial for Charisse McGill Friday, January 26th @ 11am Doors open at 10:30 am This will go through 12-12:30 pm pending speakers and a number of guests but could extend longer. The Chapel at St. Joseph's University, 2525 Cardinal Avenue, Phila 19131 Parking is limited. There is a parking lot that can be used but requires a walk. There might be spots in the arriving lot, but they are limited. There is also street... Read more →

Andrew Campbell, Jr., age 70, Owner of Campbell Lock and Safe

Andrew Batchelor Campbell, Jr., Age 70, entered his eternal resting place on Friday, January 19, 2024. We are forever grateful for the amazing care he received for the last five years at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia. Andy was born September 11, 1953, in Woodbury, New Jersey. He was a locksmith extraordinaire for 50 years and owner of Campbell Lock & Safe, Inc. in Westville, New Jersey, for 30 years. He was also a Freemason for 40 years. Andy was an avid sports fan of the Philadelphia Flyers and Phillies. He played, coached, and was associated with multiple hockey communities.... Read more →

Dorothy M. Eastwick, Member of GCWPL, VFW Phillies, HP Church of God, GHS Alum

Surrounded by her loving family, Dot passed away peacefully on January 16, 2024, at age 80. (nee Jones) Of Gloucester City. Loving wife and best friend of 37 years to the late A. Lane Eastwick. Loving mother of Tracy McDonnell (Barb) and the late Joseph M. Hamaker. Cherished grandmother of Jamie (Chuck), Joey (Erynn) and Ronnie and great-grandmother of Chucky IV, Jaden and Jaxson. Beloved sister of Barbara Smith (late George), Earl Jones (Alicia), the late Sandy Saler (late Warren) and the late David Jones. Dot was born in Camden, NJ on February 11, 1943 to the late Earl F.... Read more →

Michael "Mike" C. Rennles, age 70, of Brooklawn

On January 16, 2024. Age 70. Of Brooklawn, NJ, formerly of Gloucester City. Born in Camden, NJ, he was the son of the late, Charles and Anna Jane (Palmer) Rennles. Mike was predeceased by his beloved wife, Dorothy Jane (Conover) CNBNews graphic file Rennles in 1997 after 21 years of marriage. He is survived by his loving daughters, Karen Rennles and her partner, Jacquelyn Fasolka, Katie Wallenfels (Joshua); cherished grandchildren, Maggie Jane Wallenfels, Miles Hudson Wallenfels; sister, Linda Counsellor (Edward); brother, Gary Rennles (Diane); brother-in-law, Albert Conover (Ellen); sisters-in-law, Joyce Barron (Joe), Shirley Hagan (Joe), Mike retired in 2018 after... Read more →

Janice E. Knodel of Collingswood

On January 13, 2024, age 82 of Collingswood, NJ. A 1959 graduate of Collingswood HS. Predeceased by her long-time loving partner Harry Chappius. She was the daughter of the late Fred and Eleanor Knodel, loving sister of the late William (Ruth) Hoover, Ronald (Katharine) Hoover, and dear aunt of William (Suzanne) Hoover, Mark Hoover, Scott (Walter) Hoover, Ami (Craig) Meachum, and Lesli (Jeffrey) White, and 11 great nieces and nephews and proud aunt to the Chappius family. Janice began her working years as the “Zookeeper” of the pet department at Woolworths on Haddon Ave. in Collingswood. Janice then became a... Read more →

Joseph J. D'Andrea, West Collingswood Hts.; U. S. Army Veteran

On January 13, 2024, Joseph passed at home in West Collingswood Heights, at the age of 88. Formerly a longtime resident of Haddon Heights. Loving husband of 40 years to the late Sandra E. D’Andrea (nee Willet). Loving father of Maryann D’Andrea-Myers Brennan, Michael D’Andrea (Amber), Karen Burns (Jim), the late Jospeh D’Andrea, III and the late Wendy Snow. Cherished grandfather of 14 and great-grandfather of 3. Born in Philadelphia, PA on May 13, 1935, Joe proudly served our country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and Cuban Missile Crisis. He retired as a supervisor from Alex C.... Read more →