Miscellaneous Mercer County, New Jersey Obituaries
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Elizabeth Schaffhauser
04/15/99
WILLINGBORO -- Elizabeth Johnson Schaffhauser, 79, died Wednesday.
Born in Vincentown, she lived in Willingboro.
She worked in the custodial department at Neeta School for many years.
She was a member of the New Jersey Education Association.
Wife of the late William, she is survived by seven sons, George of Key West, Fla., William of Winston-Salem, N.C., Michael of Cherry Hill, James of Atco, Joe of Bedford, Texas, Bob of El Segundo, Calif., and Tom of Lawrenceville, Ga.; five daughters, Dolores Amoroso of Blowing Rock, N.C., Joan Smith of Willingboro, Betsy Saia of Browns Mills, Barb Haswell of Pennsauken and Eileen McCray of Oceanview; a brother, Joseph Johnson of Collingswood; a sister, Ruth Arnwine of Groveville; 24 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Funeral will be 8 a.m. Saturday from Snover/Givnish of Cinnaminson, 1200 Route 130 North.
Funeral Liturgy will be celebrated 10:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church, Riverton.
Burial will be in Lakeview Memorial Park.
Calling hours will be 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, 400 Birchfield Drive, Suite 402, Mount Laurel, N.J. 08054.

Shirley Rooks
04/15/99
TRENTON -- Shirley Rooks, 57, died Tuesday at Capital Health System at Mercer hospital.
Born in Lake Providence, La., she lived in Trenton more than 40 years.
She was a clerical supervisor for the state Division of Motor Vehicles.
She was a member of New Salem Baptist Church, its usher board and gospel chorus.
She was educated in Lake Providence public schools.
Daughter of the late Albert and Mabel Seals and sister of the late Albert Seals Jr., she is survived by a daughter, Kerri Seals; two grandchildren, Maia and Camara Seals, all of Trenton; three sisters, W. Ruth Rosser of Trenton, Darlene Dulaney of Little Rock, Ark., and Sersey Seals of Jackson, Miss.; three brothers and two sisters-in-law, B. Joe and Marion Seals of Nuremberg, Germany, Odell and Jacqueline Seals of Cincinnati and Sonny Seals of Texas; and other relatives.
Funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at New Salem Baptist Church, 316 Union St., with the Rev. James L. Goolsby, pastor, officiating.
Burial will be in Ewing Cemetery.
Calling hours will be 9 a.m. until service Saturday at the church.
Arrangements are by Anderson Funeral Service.

Ruby B. Owen
04/15/99
DOVER, England -- Ruby B. Owen, 88, died March 30 in Dover.
Born in Wolverhampton, England, she lived in Kingston, Hopewell and Pennington, N.J., before moving to Dover.
She was a member of the library staff at Princeton University, regent of Andrew Carnegie chapter of Daughters of the British Empire and member of Artist's Showcase and Pennington Players.
Wife of the late Leonard Owen, she is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Morwenna and James of Pennington; and two grandchildren, Robert and Carol.
Memorial services were held in England.
Arrangements were by Chittenden's Funeral Directors.

Robert Winfred Newell
04/15/99
SANTA ROSA BEACH, Fla. -- Robert Winfred Newell died March 30 at home.
Born in Pueblo, Colo., he lived in Yardley, Pa., Chicago and Fort Smith, Ark., before moving to Santa Rosa Beach.
He attended Boulder University and was a 1944 graduate of the United States Naval Academy.
He was a Navy veteran of World War II.
Son of the late Jenny and Robert Newell, he is survived by his wife, Berenice Foster Newell; a brother, Eugene Newell of Billings, Mont.; two sisters, Vivian Holst of Woodland, Calif., and Mildred Mickish of Edmond, Okla.; and a niece, Debbie Calle of Ewing, N.J.
Memorial service was at Santa Rosa Beach.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Community Church of Santa Rosa Beach; or St. Rita's Catholic Church, Santa Rosa Beach.
Arrangements were by Emerald Coast Funeral Home, Fort Walton Beach.

Carter Ellis Hicks
04/15/99
TRENTON -- Carter Ellis Hicks, 72, died Tuesday at Kimball Medical Center, Lakewood.
Born in Elams, S.C., he was a longtime Trenton area resident.
He retired from Volk Tire Corp., Trenton, after 30 years.
He was a member of St. John's Baptist Church, Ewing.
Son of the late Willie and Bettie Hicks, brother of the late Margaret Bradshaw and husband of the late Gloria E. White-Hicks, he is survived by three sons, Bruce and Barry Hicks of Trenton and Wayne Jeffrey of Burlington; two daughters, Denise Renee Hicks-Smith of Ewing and Kim Hicks of Trenton; a sister and brother-in-law, Florence and Joseph McRae of Hamilton; two brothers, Haskin Hicks of Browns Mills and William "Sonny" Hicks of Trenton; grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends.
Funeral will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Campbell Funeral Chapel, 1225 Calhoun St., with the Rev. Leon Alexander officiating.
Burial will be in Ewing Cemetery.
Calling hours will be 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

John Hall
04/15/99
TRENTON -- John F. Hall, 87, died Monday at Dekalb Medical Center, Decatur, Ga.
Born in Crisp County, Ga., he lived in the Trenton and Lawrenceville areas for more than 50 years.
He retired from Laborers International Union of North America, Union Local 369, in 1983 after 38 years .
He was a member of Union Baptist Church of Trenton and its deacon board.
Husband of the late Carrie Hall and brother of the late William Hall, he is survived by a sister-in-law, Elizabeth Matthews; a niece, Evelyn Matthews of Philadelphia; and other relatives and friends.
Funeral will be noon Friday at Union Baptist Church, 301 Pennington Ave., with the Rev. Simeon D. Spencer officiating.
Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Hamilton.
Calling hours will be 10 a.m. until service Friday at the church.
Arrangements are by Hughes Funeral Home.

Barbara Gianakopoulos
04/15/99
TRENTON -- Barbara Gianakopoulos, 94, died Tuesday at Ewing Nursing Home.
Born in Spata, Greece, she lived in the Trenton area since 1920.
She was a laundry supervisor for Mercer Medical Center.
She was a member of American Ladies Auxiliary Post 93.
Daughter of the late Peter and Bessie Prokos, mother of the late Peter and George Gianakopoulos and wife of the late James Gianakopoulos, she is survived by a granddaughter, Barbara Crea of Mistic Isle; nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral will be 9 a.m. Saturday from M. William Murphy Funeral Home, 1863 Hamilton Ave.
Service will be 10 a.m. at St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 1200 Klockner Road.
Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery.
Calling hours will be 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home, with Trisagion service at 7:15 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. George Greek Orthodox Church Building Fund, 1200 Klockner Road, Hamilton, N.J. 08619.

Joseph Ferst
04/15/99
PEMBERTON -- Joseph F. Ferst, 83, died Tuesday in Browns Mills.
Born in Conshohocken, Pa., he was a longtime Browns Mills resident.
He was a steel worker for Janny Cylinder Co. in Pennsylvania.
Husband of the late Mary J. O'Bara, he is survived by two daughters, Barbara Maminski and Geraldine Romesburg; a son, Richard J. Ferst; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and three brothers, Benjamin, Stanley and Lou.
Funeral Mass will be 11 a.m. Friday at St. Peter's Church, Route 40, Pleasantville.
Burial will be at the family's convenience.
Calling hours will be 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Lechner Funeral Home, 24 N. Main St., Medford, and 10 a.m. until service Friday at the church.

George Conley III
04/15/99
CRANBURY -- George E. Conley III, 70, died Wednesday at home.
Born in Flushing, he was a longtime Cranbury resident.
He retired as owner of Sunnyfield Nursing Home, Cranbury, in 1998 after more than 45 years.
He was president of New Jersey Association of Health Care Facilities; captain, president and charter member of Cranbury First Aid Squad; member of Cranbury Lions Club, where he was awarded Lion of the Year; special police officer and Water Department clerk, Cranbury; president of Southern Middlesex County Chamber of Commerce; Republican committee person; Cranbury Republican municipal chairman; member of Hightstown-Apollo Lodge 41, F&AM; Crescent Temple AAONMS; elder of First Presbyterian Church of Cranbury and active in Cranbury Little League.
He attended the Peddie School and Rider College.
Son of the late George E. Conley Jr. and Eva Wilson Conley, he is survived by his wife of 51 years, Lillian Shivers Conley; a son and daughter-in-law, George E. IV and Margaret Conley of Cranbury; three daughters and sons-in-law, Christine and Charles Stults III of Hightstown, Cynthia and Peter Erickson of Elizabeth City, N.C., and Spring and Eric Glover of Hightstown; and 10 grandchildren.
Funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at First Presbyterian Church of Cranbury, with the Rev. Paul Rhebergen officiating.
Burial will be in Brainerd Cemetery.
Calling hours will be 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at A.S. Cole Funeral Home, 22 N. Main St., with Cranbury First Aid Squad memorial service at 8 p.m. Masonic service and Lions Club memorial service will follow.
Memorial contributions may be made to Cranbury First Aid Squad, 68 Maplewood Ave., Cranbury, N.J. 08512; or First Presbyterian Church of Cranbury, 22 S. Main St., Cranbury, N.J. 08512.

Maria Acolia
04/15/99
LAWRENCE -- Maria Acolia, 85, died Saturday at Lawrenceville Nursing Home.
Born in Italy, she was a longtime Trenton resident.
She worked for New Jersey Manufacturers Insurance Co.
Daughter of the late Michael and Mary Temrazzo Acolia, she is survived by an aunt, Margaret McGrath of Trenton; and cousins.
Funeral will be 10 a.m. Friday at Kutch Funeral Home, 215 Grand St., Trenton.
Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Hamilton.
Calling hours will be 9 to 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Animal Allies, c/o 128 Abernethy Drive, Trenton, N.J. 08618.

Frank Pacheco
04/16/99
BRISTOL TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- Frank Pacheco, 64, died Monday at Lower Bucks Hospital here.
Born in Ponce, Puerto Rico, he was an area resident more than 20 years.
He graduated from Benjamin Franklin High School, Brooklyn, N.Y.
He was a maintenance mechanic at Kingsbury Towers 15 years and Trent Center five years.
He is survived by his wife, Bernice Strovier Pacheco; four daughters, Maria Pacheco and Nancy Henry of Brooklyn, N.Y., and Tameka and Monique Pacheco of Levittown; eight grandchildren; three brothers, David and Tony Perales of Orlando, Fla., and Willow Perales of the Bronx, N.Y.; three sisters, Delores Perales of New York City, and Judith Perales and Naomi Colon of Orlando, Fla.; and nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Monday at Community Baptist Church.
Interment will be in White Chapel Cemetery, Feasterville.
Calling hours will be 9 a.m. until service at the church.
Arrangements are by Hughes Funeral Home, Trenton.

Lucille Moss
04/16/99
BRISTOL TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- Lucille Moss, 62, died Tuesday at St. Mary Medical Center, Middletown..
Born in Roseboro, N.C., she was a Bristol-area resident for more than 12 years.
She was educated in Roseboro, N.C., public schools.
She was head cook for the Head Start program in Bristol.
She was a member of Spotlight Holy Temple No. 2 in Bristol Borough and its Pastor Aid, Mother's Board and Women's Day Board. She was also in the Senior Choir.
Daughter of the late Boston and Berta Fisher Parker and brother of the late Issaih Parker, Lula Giddens and Jessie B. Lomax, she is survived by two sons, Kenneth L. Moss of Beverly and Vincent D. Moss of Bristol, Pa.; 12 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; a great-aunt; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Spot Light Holy Temple No. 2, 412 Cedar St.
Interment will be in White Chapel Cemetery, Feasterville, Pa.
Calling hours will be 9 a.m. until time of service at the church.
Arrangements are by Hughes Funeral Home, 324 Bellevue Ave., Trenton.

Carolyn H. Marant
04/16/99
HAMILTON -- Carolyn H. Marant died Wednesday at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Hamilton.
Born in Trenton, she was a longtime Hamilton-area resident.
She was a member of Our Lady of Sorrows Roman Catholic Church. She was an officer at Sayen, Reynolds and Steinert Parent-Teacher Associations. She was employed as a secretary with Harold P. Zeissler Company in Hamilton. She was a graduate of Trenton Central High School and attended the Barbizon School of Modeling in New York City.
Daughter of the late Marion C. Zeissler, she is survived by her husband of 38 years, Anthony E. Marant; her father and stepmother, Harold P. and Ann Zeissler of Stuart, Fla.; a daughter, Victoria Ann Marant of Hamilton; a son and daughter-in-law, Anthony E. Marant II and Marie Cordovana Marant of Midlothian, Va.; a sister, Mary Hodanish of Toms River; a brother, Robert Zeissler of Princeton Junction; two grandchildren, Anthony E. Marant III and Joshua A. Marant of Midlothian, Va.; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 8 a.m. Monday at Saul Colonial Home, 3795 Nottingham Way, Hamilton Square.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated 9 a.m. Monday at Our Lady of Sorrows Roman Catholic Church, 3816 E. State St. Extension, Mercerville.
Interment will follow in Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery, Hamilton.
Calling hours will be 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Saul Colonial Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 3076 Princeton Pike, Lawrenceville, N.J. 08648-2304 or Our Lady of Sorrows Roman Catholic Church, 3816 E. State St. Extension, Mercerville, N.J. 08619.

Bessie I. Hewitt
04/16/99
DELAWARE TOWNSHIP -- Bessie I. Hewitt, 102, died Thursday at home.
Born in Point Pleasant, Pa., she lived in Delaware Township for more than 70 years.
She was a homemaker.
Daughter of the late Kimble and Eliza Cramer Kerr and wife of the late Asa Hewitt , she is survived by two sons, Charles Hewitt of Nicholsville, Va., and Jonathan Hewitt of Delaware Township; four daughters, Helen Piell of Kingwood Township, Doris Culberson, Shirley Kiskurno and Ruth Schneider, all of Delaware Township; 19 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Holcombe-Fisher Funeral Home, 147 Main St., Flemington.
Interment will be in Rosemont Cemetery, Rosemont.
Calling hours will be 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

Michael J. DeAngelo
04/16/99
HAMILTON -- Michael J. DeAngelo, 67, died Wednesday at Deborah Heart and Lung Center, Browns Mills.
Born in Trenton, he was a lifelong area resident.
He retired after 25 years as a manager with Metropolitan Life. He was a former vice president of the Nottingham Little League and the BPOE Lodge in Punta Gorda, Fla.
Son of the late Samuel and Julia Szaroz DeAngelo and brother of the late Doris Pagnani, he is survived by his wife, Constance "Cookie" Arbolino DeAngelo; two sons, Christopher of Washington, D.C., and Richard D'Angelo of Robbinsville; his mother-in-law, Minnie Chiaramonti of Trenton; and three nephews.
Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Hamilton Brenna-Cellini Funeral Home, 2365 Whitehorse Mercerville Road, Hamilton.
Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemtery, Hamilton.
Calling hours will be 7 to 9 tonight at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Deborah Heart and Lung Center, Trenton Road, Browns Mills, N.J. 08015.

Connie Leone
04/17/99
BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP -- Connie J. Angelo Leone, 86, died Thursday at Rancocas Hospital, Willingboro.
Born in Florence, she was a lifelong Burlington resident.
She formerly worked at Mode Craft Co. Manufacturing and Wanamaker's Store, Moorestown.
She was a member of St. Paul's Catholic Church, Burlington; Young at Heart Senior Citizens, Burlington; a neighborhood sewing circle; and was a longtime volunteer at Rancocas Hospital.
Wife of the late Anthony Leone and sister of the late Carrie DiTulio, she is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Carmella and Michael McLaughlin of Burlington Township; five brothers, Joseph, Frank and Raymond Angelo of Burlington Township, Louis Angelo of Marlton, and Francis Angelo of Bristol, Pa.; three sisters, Margaret Cordisco of Burlington Township, Antoinette Juliano of Bristol, Pa., and Jeanette Gerstley of Croydon, Pa.; two grandchildren, Annette Barrows and Michael McLaughlin of Burlington Township; a great-grandson; and nieces and nephews.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 a.m. Monday at St. Paul's Catholic Church, E. Union St.
Burial will be in Laurel Hill Cemetery.
Calling hours will be 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday and 8:30 a.m. Monday at McGee Funeral Home, 869 Beverly Road.

Chris R. Felsheim
04/20/99
BERNARDS -- Chris R. Felsheim, 78, of Basking Ridge died Saturday at Morristown Memorial Hospital.
Born in Nurenburg, Germany, he lived in Newton 15 years and was a longtime Ewing resident before moving to Basking Ridge.
He retired from Princeton University as a technical associate in its mechanical and aerospace engineering department in 1983. He was a member of Trenton Movie Makers and Princeton Get-Away Club.
He was an Air Force veteran of World War II.
He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Beatrice P. Pyle Felsheim; a daughter, Anne Aronovitch of Basking Ridge; two sons, David of Browns Mills, and Martin of Trenton; a sister, Margaret Couse of Trenton; a brother, Joseph of Mt. Laurel; two sisters-in-law, Rose Felsheim of Sparta and Dorothy Kane of Newton; five grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Presbyterian Church of Ewing, Trenton.
Interment will follow at Ewing Church cemetery.
There will be no calling hours.
Arrangements are by Gallaway & Crane Funeral Home, Basking Ridge.

Caroline G. Gross
04/20/99
EWING -- Caroline G. Gross, 85, died Sunday at the Medical Center at Princeton.
Born in Hartford, Conn., she was a 72-year Trenton area resident.
A Rider College graduate, she was president of the Henry and Augusta Gross Foundation and was a member of the Contemporary Club and Har Sinai Temple.
Daughter of the late Joseph and Irene Long Gottlieb and wife of the late Arthur H. Gross, she is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Henry II and Nancy Gross of Princeton; two daughters and sons-in-law, Joan and Dr. I. David Popkin of Yardley, Pa., and Irene and Bruce Schragger of Lawrenceville; six grandchildren, James and John Schragger, Nancy and N.R. Popkin and David Gross and Arthur H. Gross; two great-grandchildren; and two nephews.
Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Orland's Ewing Memorial Chapel, 1534 Pennington Road, with Rabbi Morton Rosenthal officiating.
Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery.
Period of mourning will be observed Tuesday at Dr. and Mrs. I. David Popkin's residence, Yardley, Pa.
Memorial contributions may be made to Greenwood House, 53 Walter St., Trenton, N.J. 08628 or the National Arthritis Foundation.

Margaret Borm Betham
04/20/99
MORRISVILLE, Pa. -- Margaret Marie Borm Betham, 51, died Saturday at Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia.
Born in Philadelphia, she was a 25-year Levittown resident before moving to Morrisville in 1994.
A homemaker, she delivered The Trenton Times for her area. She was a former member of Faith Baptist Church, Fairless Hills.
Daughter of the late Joseph M. and Anna Elizabeth Borm and sister of the late Josephine Gandolphi, she is survived by a son, Robert Kyle Betham of Morrisville; a daughter, Anna Elizabeth Betham of Langhorne; her companion, John Stong of Levittown; four sisters and three brothers-in-law, Florence and Larry Dann of Florida, Alice Renna of Levittown, Thelma and Frank Nardella of Philadelphia and Mary Anna and Robert Ward of Levittown; and nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be noon Wednesday at James J. Dougherty Funeral Home, 2200 Trenton Road, Levittown.
Interment will follow at Greenwood Cemetery, Hamilton, N.J.
Calling hours will be 11 a.m. until service Wednesday at the funeral home.

Richard E. Werts
04/21/99
HAMILTON -- Richard E. Werts, 73, died Monday at home.
Born in Trenton, he was a lifelong area resident.
Mr. Werts was a Navy veteran of World War II and retired as an installer and supervisor with New Jersey Bell.
He was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 491 and New Jersey Bell Telephone Pioneers. He was a founder of Yardville First Aid Squad.
Son of the late Charles and Florence Whitecraft Werts, he is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Richard E. II and Marianne Werts of Yardville; two daughters and sons-in-law, Margaret and Gary Batko of Alexandria, Va., and Linda and Anthony Fluder of Mount Laurel; a sister, Dorothy Merkin; eight grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.
Funeral will be 1 p.m. Friday from Buklad Memorial Chapel, 30 Yardville Allentown Road, Yardville, with the Rev. Stanley W. Krzyston, pastor of St. Vincent DePaul Church, officiating.
Burial will be in Brig. Gen. William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Arneytown.
Calling hours will be 11 a.m. until service Friday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, Mercer County Unit, 3076 Princeton Pike, Lawrenceville, N.J. 08648.

Dean A. Sievers
04/21/99
CRANBURY -- Dean A. Sievers, 52, died Tuesday at The Medical Center at Princeton.
Born in Madison, S.D., he lived in Howard, S.D., Cedar Rapids, Iowa, the Chicago area and Cincinnati before moving to Cranbury four years ago.
He worked at Van Waters & Rogers Co., Woodbridge, since 1971, where he was Northeastern Regional vice president for the past four years.
He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War.
Son of the late Jake and Anita Pauline King Sievers and brother of the late Deniece Stangohr, he is survived by his wife, Susan Sievers; a son, John, and two daughters, Sara and Taryn, all at home; three brothers, Dennis Sievers of Sioux Falls, S.D., Dwayne Sievers of Winfred, S.D., and Douglas Sievers of Eagle, Wis.; and other relatives.
Funeral will be Saturday at Willoughby Funeral Home, Howard S.D.
Calling hours will be 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at A.S. Cole Funeral Home, 22 N. Main St.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, 3076 Princeton Pike, Lawrenceville, N.J. 08648; or First Presbyterian Church of Cranbury, 22 S. Main St., Cranbury, N.J. 08512.

Florence S. Schieber
04/21/99
CAPE CORAL, Fla. -- Florence S. Schieber, 74, died Sunday in Cape Coral.
Born in Bloomsbury, N.J., she was a longtime Bucks County, Pa., resident before moving to Florida.
She worked for the New Jersey Treasury Department for 35 years.
She is survived by her husband of 40 years, George E. Schieber of Cape Coral; and a son, Kurt G. Schieber of Cape Coral.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Humane Society.
Funeral will be private.
Arrangements are by Horizon Funeral Home.

Dennis M. Santangelo
04/21/99
FALLS, Pa. -- Dennis M. Santangelo, 41, died Tuesday at home.
Born in Bristol, he was a lifelong resident of Levittown before moving to Falls seven years ago.
He worked with Compass Display and Promotion Co., Trenton, and for many years was a security police officer for the Pennsbury School District.
He was a member of Levittown Fire Co. 1, serving as assistant treasurer, assistant chief and deputy chief, and a member of St. Joseph the Worker Parish.
He enjoyed antique cars.
He was a 1976 graduate of Pennsbury High School.
Son of the late Daniel and Dorothy Demyon Santangelo, he is survived by his wife of 16 years, Marion M. Mennel Santangelo; a son, Michael Christopher, and a daughter, Amanda Marie, both at home; three brothers, Daniel J. Santangelo of Venice, Fla., David C. Santangelo of Denver, Pa., and Donald A. Santangelo of Fallsington; and other relatives.
Funeral will be 9 to 10 a.m. Friday from James J. Dougherty Funeral Home, Trenton Road, Levittown. Funeral Mass will be celebrated 10:30 a.m. at St. Joseph the Worker Church.
Rite of Committal will be in Resurrection Cemetery.
Calling hours will be 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Levittown Fire Co. 1, P.O. Box 43, Levittown, Pa. 19059.

Aroldo B. Petroni
04/21/99
JACKSON -- Aroldo B. Petroni, 89, died Monday at Kimball Medical Center, Lakewood.
Born in Trenton, he was a Trenton area resident for 44 years. He lived in Florida for four years before moving to the Whiting and Jackson areas five years ago.
He owned Petroni and Son Construction Co., Hamilton, retiring in 1974 after 30 years.
Son of the late Pietro and Virginia Bernini Petroni, husband of the late Ersilia Trevisani Petroni, father of the late Silvio and Pietro Petroni, brother of the late Osvaldo Petroni, Helen Bartolini and Lena Di Nola and grandfather of the late Dianna Cipriani, he is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Frank and Rita Petroni of Melbourne, Fla.; a daughter and son-in-law, Virginia and Joseph Cipriani of Robbinsville; a sister, Viola Mc Kinley of Trenton; two daughters-in-law, Geraldine and Rosie Petroni of Trenton; seven grandchildren; and other relatives.
Funeral will be 10:30 a.m. Friday from Brenna Funeral Home, 340 Hamilton Ave., Trenton.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11 a.m. at St. Gregory the Great Church, 4620 Nottingham Way, Hamilton.
Burial will be in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Hamilton.
Calling hours will be 9 to 10:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Julius C. Parker
04/21/99
BRISTOL, Pa. -- Julius C. "J.C." Parker, 85, died Friday at Fox Chase Medical Center, Philadelphia.
Born in Sandersville, Ga., he was a Bristol area resident since 1952.
He retired from Penn Fruit Co. of Philadelphia.
He was a member of Community Baptist Church of Bristol and its trustee board, serving as sexton for 20 years.
He is survived by two stepdaughters, Lois Singleton and Johnnie May Lynch of Bristol; 15 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; cousins; and a special grandson, Dontae Wilkinson , with whom he lived.
Funeral will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Community Baptist Church, 1439 Ashby St., with the Rev. Joseph Wright, pastor, officiating.
Burial will be in Bristol Cemetery.
Calling hours will be 9 a.m. until service at the church Thursday.

Betty Lavine
04/21/99
EWING -- Betty Lavine, 91, died Monday at Greenwood House Nursing Home.
Born in Russia, she lived in the New Jersey area since 1929.
She was a clerk at the state Department of Motor Vehicles, retiring in 1970. She was a former member of Congregation Brothers of Israel and its sisterhood. She was a member of American Association of Retired Persons.
Wife of the late Albert Lavine, she is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Rita and Maxwell Schlom of Langhorne, Pa.; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Graveside service will be 2 p.m. today at Brothers of Israel Cemetery, Hamilton, with Rabbi Howard Hersch officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to Greenwood House Nursing Home, 53 Walter St., Ewing, N.J. 08628.
Arrangements are by Riverside Memorial Chapel.

Nicholas P. Katsiotis
04/21/99
NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. -- Nicholas P. Katsiotis, 80, died April 14 at home.
Born in Gavrion, Andros, Greece, he lived in Hightstown, N.J., before moving to Florida in 1989.
He is survived by his wife, Margaret Katsiotis of New Port Richey; a son and daughter-in-law, Peter N. and Sue Katsiotis of St. Paul, Minn.; two daughters and a son-in-law, Valia and Dennis Simpson of Englishtown, N.J., and Anthy Katsiotis of Lawrenceville, N.J.; two grandchildren, Marianna P. and Nicholas P. Katsiotis; and two sisters, Stamatina Petrakis and Helen Katsiotis, both of Greece.
Funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at St. George's Greek Orthodox Church, 9426 Little Road, New Port Richey.
Entombment will be in Meadowlawn Memorial Gardens.
Calling hours will be 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at North Meadowlawn Funeral Home, 4244 Madison St.

Paul Kamaras Jr.
04/21/99
HAMILTON -- Paul Kamaras Jr., 54, died Tuesday at Kennedy Medical Center, Stratford.
Born in Jersey City, he lived in New Egypt before moving to Hamilton 14 years ago.
He worked for AT&T and was a member of Amwell Church of the Brethren.
Son of the late Paul and Carmela Ruggerri Kamaras, he is survived by his wife, Dorothy Marie Roller Kamaras; two sisters, Silkie Ware and Angie Kalel, both of California; three brothers, John Kamaras of Florida, Nick Kamaras of Bordentown and Gregory Kamaras of Medford; and other relatives.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Amwell Church of the Brethren with the Rev. Robert DiSalvio, pastor, and the Rev. Mark Miller, pastor and nephew of the deceased, co-officiating.
Burial will be in Saint Mary's Cemetery, Bordentown.
Calling hours will be 1 p.m. until service Friday at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Amwell Church of the Brethren, 40 Sandbrook-Headquarters Road, Stockton, N.J. 08559.
Arrangements are by Knott's Colonial Funeral Home.

Clifford C. Jorgensen
04/21/99
BEDFORD, Va. -- Clifford C. Jorgensen, 83, died Monday in Jupiter, Fla.
Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., he was a longtime resident of Falls Church and lived in Salisbury before moving to Bedford two years ago.
He retired as a general contractor.
He was a member of the Elks Lodge in Virginia many years.
He was a Navy veteran of World War II.
Husband of the late Marion Louise Jorgensen, he is survived by a sister-in-law, Fay Wilk of Bradenton, Fla.; two brothers-in-law, William Valentine of Jupiter and Les Dohl of New Hampshire; and a nephew.
Funeral will be 10 a.m. Saturday from Peppler Funeral Home, 114 S. Main St., Allentown, N.J., with the Rev. Monsignor Leonard R. Toomey officiating.
Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery, Allentown.
Calling hours will be 9:30 a.m. until service Saturday at the funeral home.

Jonathan F. Fowler
04/21/99
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Jonathan F. Fowler, 49, died April 11.
Born in Trenton, he lived in Barnegat, N.J.; Charleston, W.Va.; Rocksville, Md.; Youngstown, Ohio; and Saudia Arabia.
He was a longtime Cleveland resident and a longtime employee of General Electric Supply.
He was a member of Western Reserve Rowing Association and area ski clubs.
Son of the late Thaddeus and Margaret Fowler, he is survived by two brothers, Ted of Cincinnati and Bob of Browns Mills, N.J.; two nephews, Daren and Brian of Cincinnati; and cousins.
Memorial service will be 2 p.m. Saturday at J. Allen Hooper Funeral Chapel, 41 W. Trenton Ave., Morrisville, Pa., with the Rev. John Eckert, pastor of Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church, officiating.
Burial will be in Solebury, Pa.
Calling hours will be 1:30 p.m. until service Saturday at the funeral home.

Irene K. Farkas
04/21/99
PRINCETON TOWNSHIP -- Irene K. Farkas, 80, died Sunday at Merwick Nursing Home.
Born in New Brunswick, she lived in Somerset County before moving to the nursing home.
She was a member of Order of the Eastern Star, Ruth Chapter, of Milltown.
She is survived by her husband, Theodore; three daughters, Tyrene Schilke of Somerset, Kathaleen Farkas of Belle Mead and Theodora K. Sedneff of South Brunswick; and a grandson, ffolkes.
Funeral will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Boylan Funeral Home, 188 Easton Ave., New Brunswick.
Burial will be in Van Liew Cemetery, North Brunswick.

Fanny Cohen
04/21/99
EWING -- Fanny Cohen, 93, died Sunday at Greenwood House Nursing Home.
Born in Chicago, she lived in Newark before moving to the Ewing area 25 years ago.
Wife of the late Hyman Cohen, she is survived by two daughters and a son-in-law, Evelyn and Sidney Brummell of Ewing and Francine Rosman of Belleville; a brother, Albert Chodakewitz of Toms River; a sister, Ida Dubman of Miami Beach, Fla.; and five grandchildren, Dena and Marc Brummell, Michael and Jennifer Rosman, and Pamela Weiner.
Graveside service will be 11 a.m. today at Talmud Torah Cemetery, Newark.
Memorial contributions may be made to Greenwood House, 53 Walter St., Ewing, N.J. 08628.
Arrangements are by Riverside Memorial Chapels.

Dorothy L. Bauer
04/21/99
MONTGOMERY -- Dorothy L. Bauer, 78, died Tuesday at Somerset Medical Center, Somerville.
Born in Detroit, Mich., she was a longtime resident of Allen Park, Mich., before moving to Montgomery in 1997.
She was a member of St. Charles Borromeo Church, Skillman, and the Montgomery and Rocky Hill senior citizen clubs.
Mother of the late David Bauer, she is survived by her husband, John W. Bauer Jr.; a daughter, Pamela Nicholas; two granddaughters, Corina and Janell Nicholas; a son-in-law, Tony Nicholas, all of of Montgomery; and two sisters, Marion Bird of Hobe Sound, Fla., and Edna Ensworth of Dearborn, Mich.
Funeral will be 10 a.m. Friday at St. Charles Borromeo Church.
Entombment will be in Resurrection Mausoleum, Piscataway.
Calling hours will be 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Hillsborough Funeral Home, 796 Route 206, Belle Mead.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Charles Borromeo Church, 576 Burnt Hill Road, Skillman, N.J. 08558.


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