Miscellaneous Mercer County, New Jersey Obituaries
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Bolene M. Hays
11/12/99 
HAMILTON -- Bolene M. Hays, 82, died Monday at home.
Born in Johnston City, Ill., she lived in Yardville 10 years.
She retired from Illinois Central Gulf Railroad after 33 years.
She was a member of Memorial Baptist Church and American Association of Retired Persons.
Daughter of the late Noble and Mary Bell, sister of the late Bernard Bell and grandmother of the late Rob Dunlap, she is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Marjorie and Frank Nicosia, with whom she lived; a sister, Mary Williams of Dallas; a sister-in-law, Geneva Bell of Costa Mesa, Calif.; a daughter and son-in-law, Marjorie and Frank Nicosia; two grandchildren, Joell Zahn and Mary Nero; four great-grandchildren, Jessica, Nicole and Jonathan Zahn and Gabriella Nero; and other relatives. 
She made an anatomical gift to Robert Wood Johnson School of Medicine. There will be no calling hours.

Joseph Henry Harms
11/12/99 
SPRINGFIELD, Ohio -- Joseph Henry Harms, 94, died Wednesday at Heartland of Springfield.
Born in Columbia, Pa., he was a longtime resident of Rocky Hill, N.J., before moving to Springfield in 1976.
He was a member of Rocky Hill First Reformed Church, where he was treasurer, elder and deacon.
Mr. Harms served as mayor of Rocky Hill and as a councilman.
Son of the late John Harry and Esther M. Shortledge Harms, husband of the late Mildred Harms and brother of the late Clarence R. and George C. Harms, he is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Marilyn and Carl E. Miller of Medway; two grandsons, Kevin W. Miller and his wife Claudia and Carl J. Miller and his wife Tara; and three great-grandchildren, Joshua, Saxzonee and Carlee.
Memorial service will be 1 p.m. Nov. 20 at Littleton & Rue Funeral Home, 830 N. Limestone St., with the Rev. Thomas R. Stout officiating.
Burial will be in Rocky Hill Cemetery. 

Bernard Crammer Sr.
11/12/99 
HAMILTON -- Bernard Edward Crammer Sr., 69, died Wednesday at St. Francis Medical Center, Trenton.
Born in New Egypt, he was a longtime Hamilton resident.
He retired after 38 years as a machine operator with Union Camp Corp.
Mr. Crammer was a Navy veteran, serving on the USS Newport News and the USS Mississippi. He was in the Naval Reserves six years.
He was a former member of the Cross Pile Gun Club of Clarksburg.
He enjoyed gardening, sports and hunting.
Son of the late Chester and Anna C. Boyle Crammer, he is survived by his wife, Edith Bentley Crammer of Hamilton; three sons and two daughters-in-law, Bernard E. Jr. and Vicky Crammer, Louis and Danielle Crammer and Brian A. Crammer, all of Hamilton; a daughter, Suzanne E. Crammer, of Hamilton; two sisters and a brother-in-law, Gertrude Pullen of Wrightstown and Emily and Roland Pummer of Hightstown; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Chester and Sandra Crammer of Louisiana and Arthur and Phoebe Crammer of New Egypt; his mother-in-law, Rosalie Bentley of Hamilton; and seven grandchildren, Bernard III, Megan, Shawn, Ashley, Jessica, Brianna and Bianca.
Funeral will be 11 a.m. Monday from Kingston & Kemp Funeral Home, 260 White Horse Ave., with the Rev. Roderick Mills, pastor of Pearson Memorial United Methodist Church, officiating.
Burial will be in Colonial Memorial Park.
Calling hours will be 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.

Peter Chrambanis
11/12/99
EWING -- Peter "Buddy" Chrambanis, 73, died Thursday at Capital Health System at Mercer hospital, Trenton.
Born in Philadelphia, he was a longtime Trenton resident.
He owned the Olde Pub Restaurant, Trenton, and was the previous owner of New Presto and co-owner of Old Coach, both in Trenton.
Mr. Chrambanis was a Navy veteran of World War II.
He was a former member of American Legion and AHEPA.
He was a 1943 graduate of Trenton High School. He enjoyed cooking and baking.
Son of the late John and Mary Nactakis Chrambanis, he is survived by his wife of 48 years, Dorothy Galanos Chrambanis of Ewing; two sons and a daughter-in-law, John P. and Sue Chrambanis of Yardley, Pa., and Peter G. Chrambanis of Ewing; a daughter and son-in-law, Diane Chrambanis and Vincent Polisano of Washington Crossing, Pa.; a sister and brother-in-law, Christine and John Jermias of Trenton; three grandchildren, Mary Kathleen, Marie and Dina Chrambanis; an aunt, Peggy Kelenzes of Trenton; and other relatives. 
Funeral will be 11 a.m. Monday at St. George Greek Orthodox Church, Hamilton.
Calling hours will be 9 to 10:30 a.m. Monday at M. William Murphy Funeral Home, 1863 Hamilton Ave., Trenton.
Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Hamilton.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 1200 Klockner Road, Trenton, N.J. 08619. 

Gertrude E. Beatty
11/12/99 
HAMILTON -- Gertrude E. "Trudy" Beatty, 86, died Thursday at home.
Born in Tullytown, Pa., she lived in Hamilton 43 years.
She retired in 1973 after 25 years with General Motors Inland Fisher Guide, Ewing. She enjoyed playing the organ. 
Wife of the late Paul J. Beatty, she is survived by a son, Paul G. Beatty and his companion Alice Rossetti of Hamilton; a daughter and son-in-law, Edith L. and Tom Mulryne, of Hamilton; a sister, Clara Petras of Yardley, Pa.; five grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and nieces.
Funeral will be 11 a.m. Monday at Molden Funeral Chapel, 133 Otter St., Bristol, Pa.
Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery.
Calling hours will be 10 a.m. until service Monday at the funeral home.

John Szalay Jr.
11/13/99 
TRENTON -- John Szalay Jr., 89, died Thursday at St. Joseph's Skilled Nursing Center, Lawrenceville.
Born in Trenton, he was a lifelong area resident.
He retired as a produce manager for Acme Markets in the Trenton area.
Mr. Szalay was an Army veteran of World War II and a member of American Legion.
Son of the late John and Juliana Gonczi Szalay and husband of the late Elizabeth R. Pachuta Szalay, he is survived by two sisters, Irene Canto of Yardville and Rosella Leszczynski of Lawrenceville; a brother, Arpad of Nashville, Tenn.; and other relatives.
Funeral will be 11 a.m. Monday at Rogers Funeral Home, 929 S. Clinton Ave.
Burial will be in SS. Peter and Paul Cemetery, Hamilton.
Calling hours will be 9 a.m. until service Monday at the funeral home. 

Albert Reed III
11/13/99 
HAMILTON -- Albert Reed III, 55, died Friday at Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia.
Born in Trenton, he was a lifelong area resident.
He was a former lab technician with Lockheed Martin, Windsor.
Mr. Reed served in the Coast Guard from 1962 to 1966 on the cutter "Spencer."
He was a member of the Hamilton Elks Lodge Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks 2262 and Cook Athletic Association, Trenton.
Son of the late Albert Jr. and Alma Cook Reed, he is survived by his wife, Carolyn Shaw Reed; a son, David W. of Quakertown, Pa.; a daughter and son-in-law, Jennifer L. and Peter M. DeLucia of Hamilton; two grandsons, Sean Hart and Kyle DeLucia; and three nieces and nephews.
Memorial service will be 1 p.m. today at Pearson United Methodist Church, 71 Pearson Drive, with the Rev. Roderick Mills, pastor, officiating.
Burial will be private.
There will be no calling hours.
Memorial contributions may be made to Fox Chase Cancer Center, 7701 Burholme Ave., Philadelphia, Pa. 19111 or Sunshine Foundation of Mercer County, P.O. Box 55130, Trenton, N.J. 08638-6130.
Arrangements are by Saul Memorial Home, Trenton.

Griffin Rambough
11/13/99 
TRENTON -- Griffin Rambough, 78, died Sunday at home.
Born in Bainbridge, Ga., he was a longtime Trenton resident.
He formerly worked for Fairless Steel Mills, Levittown, Pa., and the Trenton Detoxification Center many years.
Son of the late Flora Mae and Harry Rambough, he is survived by his wife, Juanita Rambough; five sons, Griffin B. of Newark, Brian A. of Atlantic City, Arthur H. III of Emmitsburg, Md., John and Alrich of Trenton; five daughters, Delores McNeese, Marie, Marion and Joyce Rambough, all of Trenton, and Barbara Crawford of Hamilton; five stepdaughters, Barbara Peoples and Beverly Fireall of Trenton, Olivia Robinson of Raleigh, N.C., Brenda Wells and Bernice Johnson of Atlanta; three sisters, Nettie Garrett of New York City, Mary Dean and Winifrid Pollard of Trenton; a special caregiver, Guy Westcott; 31 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends.
Christian funeral service will be 11 a.m. Monday at St. Paul's AME Zion Church, 308 N. Willow St., with the Rev. Charles H. Wilson, pastor, officiating.
Burial will be in Ewing Cemetery.
Calling hours will be 9 a.m. until service Monday at the church.
Arrangements are by Anderson Funeral Service.

Angel Kaleah Lawery
11/13/99 
TRENTON -- Angel Kaleah Lawery, infant daughter of Kimila Wells and Lewis Lawery Sr., died Thursday at St. Francis Medical Center.
In addition to her parents, she is survived by two brothers, Lewis Jr. and Rashon Lawery; a sister, Kiara Jefferson; paternal grandmother, Beverly Lawery; maternal grandmother, Maureen Rivera; and paternal grandfather, West Lawery, all of Trenton; maternal grandfather, Frank Wells of Richmond, Va., paternal great-grandmother, Louise Sumter of Trenton; and other relatives.
Graveside service will be 10 a.m. today at Ewing Cemetery, with the Rev. Kevin Stevenson officiating.
Arrangements are by Campbell Funeral Chapel. 

Eve F. Kraft
11/13/99 
PRINCETON TOWNSHIP -- Eve F. Kraft, 73, died Thursday.
Born in Philadelphia, she lived in Princeton Township many years.
She was a national tennis teacher, author and the first women's varsity coach of Princeton University. She retired as founder and executive director of the United States Tennis Association's Education and Recreation Center.
She was acknowledged by Tennis Magazine as "one of the 20 most influential people" in national tennis. In 1955, she began teaching a group of neighborhood children on public courts and founded the Princeton Community Tennis Program.
As a consultant to the President's Council of Physical Fitness and Sports , she was instrumental in instructing teachers and coaches how to teach tennis. She was co-founder and director of the annual USTA National Tennis Teachers Conference, held yearly during the U.S. Open in New York City. She transmitted tennis-teaching basics and community-organizing skills to hundreds of tennis professionals.
She became the first women's varsity tennis coach in 1971, when Princeton University first admitted women. She led her team to an undefeated record during her three years as coach. Also in 1971, she founded the United States Tennis Association Education and Resources Center, the first national Center devoted to providing educational resources for community-based tennis programs.
She wrote "The Tennis Workbook," "The Tennis Teacher's Guide to Group Instruction and Community Tennis Programming," was a free-lancer for Parents magazine and wrote a monthly column for Tennis USA magazine.
In 1994, she was inducted into the USTA/Middle States Tennis Hall of Fame and the International Tennis Association's Women's Collegiate Hall of Fame in 1996.
After retiring, she became active in the field of community-based mental health support services, working with Princeton Area Community Foundation and Carrier Clinic of Skillmanto establish the Steven A. Kraft Fund. Her efforts were devoted to providing a network of resources to support families of the mentally ill.
She graduated with honors in 1943 from Philadelphia High School for Girls, where she was president of the Honor Society, and received a bachelor's in political science from Antioch College in 1947.
Wife of the late Lewis S. Kraft, she is survived by two sons, Kenneth of Haverford, Pa., and Robert of Los Angeles; four grandchildren, Eva, Louise, Noah and Lucas; and her companion, G. Reginald Bishop Jr.
Funeral will be 10 a.m. Monday at Princeton University Chapel, Washington Road, Princeton University Campus.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Kraft Family Memorial Fund, in care of Princeton Area Community Foundation, 188 Tamarack Circle, Skillman, N.J. 08558.
Arrangements are by Kimble Funeral Home. 

Stephen A. Kish
11/13/99 
NORTH BRUNSWICK -- Stephen A. Kish, 77, died Thursday at home.
Born in Kingston, he lived in North Brunswick 50 years.
He retired after 40 years as owner of Kish's Atlantic Service Center and later Kish's Arco Service Center, North Brunswick.
Mr. Kish was an Army veteran of World War II, serving in the 102nd Infantry Division, Europe. He was with General Patton's Fifth Army in Germany on V-E Day and was awarded the Bronze Star, Combat Infantryman's Badge and Victory Medal.
He was a member of American Legion, A. Leigh Pardun Post 459, and Veterans of Foreign Wars, Clark-Moetz Post 2319, Milltown, where he was voted man of the year in 1964.
Mr. Kish was a longtime member of Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, New Brunswick, where he was president of the social committee in 1985 and started the Saturday Morning Crew in 1988. He was presented the Regina Nostra Award by Bishop Edward T. Hughes in 1996.
He was past president of the Lions Club, member of the Memorial Day parade committee, the parade's grand marshall in 1985, and president of North Brunswick Chamber of Commerce. He assisted in the developement of a program to combat drug abuse.
He was also a member of the Industrial Committee which worked to attract other businesses to the township. He was a leader of Boy Scout Troop 18 more than 35 years and led the scouts on a trip to their national camp in Philmont, N.M., in 1960.
In 1994, he was presented the Heritage Award in recognition of 45 years of service to the township.
Brother of the late Joseph, Louis and Alex Kish, Elizabeth Gery, Annie Kocsis and Julie Deak, he is survived by his wife of 57 years, Sophie Raduzycki Kish; a son, Stephen Jr. of North Brunswick; a daughter and son-in-law, Kathleen and Gary Moon of Cream Ridge; a sister, Margaret Bohaboy of North Brunswick; a brother, George of Freehold; and four grandchildren, Ann Marie, Nicole, Kelly and Dennis Kish.
Funeral will be 9:15 a.m. Monday from Selover Funeral Home, 555 Georges Road.
Mass will be celebrated 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, New Brunswick.
Burial will be in Van Liew Cemetery.
Calling hours will be 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church Steeple Fund, 56 Throop Ave., New Brunswick, N.J. 08901 or North Brunswick First Aid and Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 7043, North Brunswick, N.J. 08902.

Florence I. Kendall
11/13/99 
HAMILTON -- Florence I. Kendall died Oct. 31 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Hamilton.
Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer's Central New Jersey Chapter, 12 Roszel Road, Suite C203, Princeton, N.J. 08540 or Mercer Adult Training Center, 4 Crossroads Drive, Suite 116, Trenton, N.J. 08618. 

John Phillip Johnson
11/13/99 
WELLFLEET, Mass. -- John Phillip Johnson, 78, died Wednesday at home.
Born in Viborg, S.D., he lived in New York City, Montrose, Westchester County, N.Y., and Hopewell Township, N.J., 30 years before moving to Wellfleet.
He was an industrial and toy designer and children's magazine designer, retiring in 1985. He was a senior designer with Corning Glass Works and a freelance consultant for 12 years. 
In 1963, he became the design director of Creative Playthings, an educational toy company in Princeton, N.J. He opened a design office in Princeton and New York City and contracted with Scholastic to produce the new "WOW" magazine. His toy designs were featured in Industrial Design Magazine, Art in America, and Domus. His designs were also included in an exhibition of American toy design at the Muse'c des Arts De'coratifs, Paris, the Museum of Natural History and American Craft Museum, New York City. Mr. Johnson entered the Naval Reserve as an ensign trained in anti-submarine warfare and was a veteran of World War II, assigned to a ship operating in the Mediterranean. He saw action at Angio beachhead and the invasion of Southern France. Later, he was assigned to the Pacific and Philippines campaigns. His ship was in the fleet that carried MacArthur to Tokio Bay. By the end of the war he was commanding officer of a patrol craft escort and a crew of 100 seamen and officers.
He graduated with a double major in botany and art, summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from the University of South Dakota. 
Mr. Johnson studied at Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center and the Museum of Fine Arts in Dallas, where he was also an adjunct in the art department of Southern Methodist University. He later studied and taught at New York State College of Ceramics, Alfred, N.Y., where he was a graduate teaching fellow.
Son of the late Dr. Edwin Anthony and Katherine Bacon Johnson, he is survived by his wife of 47 years, Ilse Rothmer Johnson; two sons, Christopher of Baltimore, and Nathan of Wellfleet; a daughter, Rebecca Johnson of Bonneville, Calif.; and a brother, Robert and his family of College Park, Md.
Funeral and burial will be private.
Arrangements are by Dyer-Lake Funeral Home, North Attleboro. 

Gertrude M. Elder
11/13/99 
TRENTON -- Gertrude M. Elder, 69, died Monday at Capital Health System at Fuld hospital.
Born in Edward, Ala., she lived in Trenton since 1952.
She was a presser with Mercer Coat Co. many years.
Mrs. Elder was a member of Friendship Baptist Church.
She was educated in Edward public schools and attended Henry County High School.
Daughter of the late Monroe and Lessie M. Glanton, she is survived by her husband, Edward Elder; a son, Charles Horne Jr.; a daughter, Patricia Carter; and a stepdaughter, Antoinette Stokes, all of Trenton; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Eula and John Belser of Madison, Ohio, and Minnie and Wallace Culver of Abbeville, Ala.; a brother and sister-in-law, Thomas and Barbara Glanton of Ewing; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends.
Funeral will be 1 p.m. Monday at Friendship Baptist Church, 111 perry St., with the Rev. Willie J. Sanders, pastor, officiating.
Burial will be in Ewing Cemetery.
Calling hours will be 11 a.m. until service Monday at the church.
Arrangements are by Anderson Funeral Service. 

Dylan McCleary Davis
11/13/99 
EWING -- Dylan McCleary Davis, infant son of Bradley and Kelli Murphy-Davis, died Thursday at St. Peter's Medical Center, New Brunswick.
Grandson of the late James E. Murphy, in addition to his parents, he is survived by a twin brother, Donovan M.; paternal grandparents, Larry and Connie Davis of Concord, N.C.; his maternal grandmother, Eileen Murphy of Pennington; and other relatives.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated noon today at St. Ann's Roman Catholic Church, 1253 Lawrence Road, Lawrence.
Private burial will be in Ewing Cemetery.
There will be no calling hours.
Memorial contributions may be made to Cleft Palate Foundation, 1829 E. Franklin St., Suite 1022, Chapel Hill, N.C. 27514, which will go to further research of Cleft Palate to benefit his cousin Sean O'Donnell.
Arrangements are by Poulson & Van Hise Funeral Directors, Lawrenceville.

Jane Federkeil Case
11/13/99 
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Jane Federkeil Case, 77, died Oct. 20.
Born in Langhorne, Pa., she was a longtime area resident before moving to St. Petersburg in 1991.
She was the official scorekeeper and public address announcer for the Kids and Kubs of the Three-Quarter Century Softball Club, having been part of a nationally known club of men older than 75 for about a decade.
Daughter of the late Harry and Edna Praeger Federkeil and wife of the late Whitfield Case, she is survived by two sisters, Ila Federkeil of Bensalem, Pa., and Ethel Probet of Chambersburg, Pa.; two stepchildren, Carolyn Nicolai of Trenton and Constance Rodriguez of Westport, Conn.; three grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Graveside service will be at Forest Hills Cemetery, Huntingdon Valley, at the family's convenience.
Arrangements are by National Cremation Society. 

Henry Boyd
11/13/99 
LAWRENCE -- Henry Boyd, 93, of Lawrenceville,died Thursday at his daughter's home.
Born in Cranbury, he was a longtime Trenton area resident.
He retired from the state as a senior maintenance man and previously worked for Trenton Pottery.
Son of the late Harry and Mamie Boyd, husband of the late Mabel Jolly Boyd, brother of the late Thomas and father-in-law of the late John K. Holsneck Sr., he is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Henry A. and Ida Boyd of Whiting and Ronald and Barbara Boyd of Shamong Township; a daughter, Christine Holsneck of Lawrenceville; 10 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.
Funeral will be 11 a.m. Monday at Saul Colonial Home, 3795 Nottingham Way, Hamilton Square.
Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Hamilton.
Calling hours will be 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Saul Colonial Home. 

Mary T. Arnold
11/13/99 
FLORENCE -- Mary T. Arnold, 79, died Friday at home.
Born in Vojchice, Czechoslovakia, she lived in Roebling 71 years.
She retired from Burlington Dress Factory after 25 years as a seamstress.
She was a member of Holy Assumption Catholic Church and its Altar Rosary Society, an honorary member of Holy Assumption School PTA, and a former member of Holy Assumption catering committee, Florence Township Chapter of Deborah and Roebling Historical Society.
Wife of the late Oren Arnold and grandmother of the late Jeffrey M. Warner, she is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Robert J. and Carmie Arnold of Ewing; two daughters and sons-in-law, Patricia and Fred Warner of Roebling and Mary Ann and John Raimondi of Hamilton; two sisters and a brother-in-law, Elizabeth Haluska and Anne and Matthew Lukach, all of Roebling; five grandchildren, Tamara Kortman, Christopher and Michael Raimondi, Stephen and Chelsea Arnold; four great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.
Funeral will be 9 a.m. Tuesday from Koschek and Porter Funeral Directors, 1115 Hornberger Ave.
Mass will be celebrated 10 a.m. at Holy Assumption Catholic Church, 1290 Hornberger Ave.
Burial will be in the parish cemetery.
Calling hours will be 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home, with the rosary being recited at 7 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to Caring Hospice Services, 133 Gaither Drive, Mount Laurel, N.J. 08054. 

Gino F. Ammirata
11/13/99 
HAMILTON -- Gino F. Ammirata, 77, died Friday at home.
Born in Trenton, he was a lifelong area resident.
He retired in 1990 after 10 years with the state Department of Transportation, Parkway Avenue offices.
Mr. Ammirata was a Navy veteran of World War II, serving in the Atlantic aboard the USS Sheepscott (AOG-24).
He was a member of the Marionette Square Dance Troupe and Hamilton Hospital Walking Club. He enjoyed bowling.
Son of the late Ferdinando and Maria Valentino Ammirata, husband of the late Sara Bruno Ammirata and brother of the late Mildred Pazdan, he is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Gene F. and Celeste M. Ammirata of Hamilton; two grandchildren, Renee and Eric Ammirata; a nephew, Anthony Pazdan and his wife Carol; and great-nieces and great-nephews.
Funeral will be 1 p.m. Monday at Winowicz Funeral Home, Adeline and Beatty streets, Trenton, with clergy from St. Raphael Roman Catholic Church officiating.
Burial will be in the Veteran's Field of Honor Mausoleum, Greenwood Cemetery.
Calling hours will be 11:30 a.m. until service Monday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Compassionate Care Hospice, 58 Mill St., Mount Holly, N.J. 08060.

Ruby F. Sienkiewicz
11/14/99 
FALLS, Pa. -- Ruby F. Sienkiewicz, 68, died Thursday at Frankford Hospital Bucks Campus.
Born in Richmond, Va., she lived in Trenton before moving to Levittown 13 years ago.
She retired in 1996 after 21 years as an artist with Cybis Porcelain.
She is survived by her husband of 24 years, Edward M. Sienkiewicz; a son, Edwin Bohns of Fallsington; a daughter, Teresa Hornick of Hamilton, N.J.; five grandchildren, Tammy, Lisa, Francine, Michael and Brittany ; and a great-grandson, Joshua.
Funeral and burial will be private.
Arrangements are by James O. Bradley Funeral Home, Penndel.

Joan B. Oppenheimer
11/14/99 
YARDLEY, Pa. -- Joan B. Oppenheimer, 69, died Wednesday.
Born in Ridgwood, Queens, N.Y., she lived in Bucks County since 1970.
She retired in 1989 as the executive secretary to a senior vice president of AT&T after many years.
She began her career with New York Telephone Co., a subsidiary of AT&T's Bell System. She rose from the stenographic pool into secretarial positions at higher levels of management. In 1966, her department was transferred to Bell Laboratories, where she stayed for several years before moving to AT&T headquarters.
She was secretary, president and board member of the Yardley-Makefield Lioness Club, vice president and membership coordinator of Friends of the (Yardley-Makefield branch) Library, crime prevention committee chair of the Exchange Club of Oxford Valley and secretary of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary.
She was a member of League of Women Voters, Lower Makefield and other historical societies, the Citizens Crime Commision, the Pearl Buck Foundation, and other civic and humane organizations.
Daughter of the late Henry and Gertrude Bultmeyer, she is survived by her husband of 37 years, George Oppenheimer Jr.
Memorial service will be 4 p.m. Wednesday at First Presbyterian Church of Morrisville, 771 N. Pennsylvania Ave.
Calling hours will be 3:30 p.m. until service Wednesday at the church lounge.
A gathering for remembrance will be 2 p.m. Saturday at the Yardley Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends, 65 N. Main St.
Mrs. Oppenheimer donated her body to the Delaware Valley Eye Band and the Human Gifts Registry.
Memorial contributions may be made to any of the organizations with which she served or to American Cancer Society, 527 W. Butler Ave., Chalfont, Pa. 18914.

Lewis D. Newman
11/14/99 
BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP -- Lewis D. "Bill" Newman, 61, died Thursday at Rancocas Valley Hospital, Willingboro.
Born in Trenton, he was a lifelong area resident.
He recently retired from the New Jersey Turnpike Authority after more than 39 years.
He was a former member of Wecaccoe Fire Co. and a member of Local 194, AFL-CIO.
Son of the late Lewis and Mildred Newman and brother of the late Raymond Foster and John Newman, he is survived by his wife of 30 years, Glenna Blinn Newman; two sons, Peter A. and Christopher B. of Florence; two sisters, Myrtle Thomas of Virginia and Judith Hoffman of Fieldsboro; four brothers, Robert of Alabama, James and Alan of Browns Mills, and Dennis of Cherry Hill; and other relatives and friends.
Funeral will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Huber Funeral Home, 517 Farnsworth Ave., with the Rev. Jay Rambo, pastor of First Baptist Church, officiating.
Burial will be in Bordentown Cemetery.
Calling hours will be 6 to 9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Popcorn Park Zoo, P.O. Box 43, Forked River, N.J. 08731 or American Diabetes Association, 7 Washington Square, Albany, N.Y. 12205.

Rita McKeen
11/14/99 
ELLENTON, Fla. -- Rita McKeen, 84, died Wednesday at Manatee Memorial Hospital, Bradenton.
Born in Philadelphia, she lived in Trenton before moving to Manatee County in 1977.
She was a bookkeeper.
She was a member of the Episcopalian Church.
She is survived by her husband, William H. McKeen; a son, Michael of Crosswicks, N.J.; a daughter, Judith Hicks of Medford, N.J.; a brother, William Lutz of Ellenton; and five grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to Salvation Army, P.O. Box 1179, Bradenton, Fla. 34206.
Arrangements were by Kicliter Funeral Home, Palmetto.

Catherine Maddalon
11/14/99 
PRINCETON TOWNSHIP -- Catherine Meyers Maddalon, 93, died Wednesday at The Medical Center at Princeton.
Born in Princeton Township, she was a lifelong resident.
She was an office clerk in the controller's office with Princeton University for over 20 years.
She was a member of St. Paul's Catholic Church and its choir for more than 60 years and Catholic Daughters of America. She sang on the Italian hour of WTTM, Trenton, many years.
She graduated from St. Paul's School, Princeton High School and Rider College. Daughter of the late Frances and Frank Meyer and wife of the late Bruno Maddalon, she is survived by two sons, Bruno A. of Princeton Junction and Francis R. of Hamilton; a daughter, Louise Ownes of Hamilton; three sisters, Margaret Sullivan and Chauncey Meyer of Princeton and Jerine Meyer of East Windsor Township; a brother, Joseph Meyers of Princeton; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 9:30 a.m. Monday at St. Paul's Roman Catholic Church.
Burial will be in St. Paul's Cemetery.
There will be no calling hours.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul's Church, 214 Nassau St., Princeton Borough, N.J. 08542.
Arrangements are by Kimble Funeral Home, Princeton Borough.

Irene B. Loncsak
11/14/99 
JAMESBURG -- Irene B. Loncsak, 81, died Friday at Virtua -- Health Memorial Hospital of Burlington County, Mount Holly.
Born in New Brunswick, she was a New Brunswick area resident before moving to the Rossmoor section of Jamesburg 30 years ago.
She retired as a payroll clerk-bookkeeper with WCTC Radio, New Brunswick, and previously worked with Jersey Typewriter, New Brunswick.
She was a member of Milltown Order of the Eastern Star, the Rossmoor Solo's and Rossmoor Ceramic Club.
Mrs. Loncsak was a former member of the Hungarian Federation, Magyar Reformed Church and its Ladies Auxiliary.
Wife of the late Geza L. Loncsak, she is survived by two daughters and a son-in-law, Doreen Panek of Rossmoor and Janis and Frank Batsch of East Windsor; four grandchildren, Guy R. Wilson and his wife Miriam, Wendy Pearl and her husband Robert, Russ and Kyle Batsch; and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral will be 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at A.S. Cole Funeral Home, 22 N. Main St., Cranbury, with the Rev. Edward Schulte of Rossmoor, officiating.
Burial will be in Van Liew Cemetery, North Brunswick.
Calling hours will be 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Diabetes Foundation, Central Regional Chapter, 200 Cottontail Lane, Somerset, N.J. 08873 or American Cancer Society, Middlesex County, 846 Main St., Fords, N.J. 08863.

Helen Toth Kimmel
11/14/99 
YARDLEY, Pa. -- Helen Toth Kimmel, 84, died Sunday at Pine Run Hospice Center.
She was a longtime Yardley resident.
Wife of the late Bernard G. Kimmel and sister of the late John and Joseph Toth, she is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Richard and Nancy Kimmel; a daughter, Sharon Lynn Kimmel of Yardley; a granddaughter, Jessica Kimmel, with whom she lived the last 13 years; and nieces and nephews.
Services and burial were private.
Memorial contributions may be made to Woodside Presbyterian Church, 1667 Edgewood Road, Woodside, Pa., 19067 or American Ling Assocciation of South Eastern Pa., 525 Plymouth Road, Plymouth Meeting, Pa.
Arrangements were by Swartz/Givnish Funeral Home, Newtown.


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