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In Memoriam Andrea M. Carr 12/9/2019
In Memoriam Deborah A. Childers 12/9/2019  
Deborah Ann Childers, 64, of Toms River, passed away on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at home. Born in Hoboken, NJ, she was a longtime resident of Toms River. Deborah received her Bachelor's Degree from Georgian Court University in Lakewood. She was a 7th Grade Math Teacher for 20 years, working at Toms River Intermediate East and Toms River Intermediate South. Deborah loved to travel and spend time with her family and cherished grandchildren. She was predeceased by her beloved father Eugene Petersen. Surviving are her mother Ada Petersen; her son Jeffrey Childers and his wife Pamela; her daughter Katie Stein and her husband Michael; two brothers George Petersen and his wife Charlotte and Eugene Petersen; her sister Jamie Cameron and her husband Chris; and her adored grandchildren Dylan, Lilly, Bradley, Keegan and Siddalee. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, November 26, 2019 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Anderson and Campbell Funeral Home, 703 Main St. Toms River. A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday at 11:30 a.m. at Anderson and Campbell Funeral Home in Toms River. Burial will follow at St. Joseph's Cemetery in Toms River. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to National Alliance of Mental Illness at, by mail PO Box 4904 Baltimore, MD 21297 or by phone 888-999-6264.
In Memoriam Louise F. Holley 12/9/2019  
Louise F. Holley, 78, of Willingboro, New Jersey passed away on November 23, 2019. She was born on July 24, 1941, to Eugenia Crocket and Benjamin Fitzpatrick in Chesson, Alabama. Louise accepted Christ as her Lord and Savior at the age of 9 at Day Street Baptist Church, Montgomery Alabama. She rededicated her life at the age of 16 at Weeping Willow Baptist Church, Montgomery, Alabama. Louise graduated from Booker T. Washington High School as Valedictorian and received an Alabama State College scholarship. She moved to New Jersey at age 18 to find work. While working, she attended and graduated from the following schools, Ocean County College (Associate Degree), Georgian Court College (Bachelor's Degree), Monmouth Bible Institute (Certificate), and Rutgers University (Masters Degree in Social Work). She retired from the State of New Jersey as a Social Worker and was chosen as the Social Worker of the year. Louise met and married John R. Johnson, in 1961 and from that union, they had two boys and one girl. Louise was a longtime member of Macedonia Baptist Church, Lakewood, NJ for over 60 years. She served as a Sunday School Teacher, Choir Member, Usher, and served on many boards and committees. She recently moved her membership to Bethany Baptist Church, Lindenwold NJ after moving to Willingboro, NJ to be close to her daughter and other family members. She loved to praise and worship God, serve in the ministry, send words of encouragement, cards, and letters to those who crossed her path. One of her passions was to share her pound cakes. She was predeceased by her parents, Eugenia Crocket and Benjamin Fitzpatrick; brother, Norman (Chuck) Cheeks; and god daughter, Ruby Pair. Louise is survived by her 3 children, Leonard Maurice (Aimee) of Chapel Hill, North Carolina, June Renee (Gary) of Willingboro, NJ, and Michael Lamonte (Vicki) of Mansfield, Texas; 10 grandchildren, Gary, Jr., Juneah, Jaren (Gabrielle), Lauren, Garon, Zayne, Zahna, Zyon, Zoelle, and Miles; 10 great grandchildren, Zariyah, Zakharie, Josiah, Eli, Genesis, Zion, Juelz, Solomon, Isiah, and Camron; 7 siblings, Leonard Cheeks, Janice Milton (John), Fredrick Cheeks, Edward Cheeks, Colleen Fitzpatrick, Thomas Fitzpatrick, and Patricia Jones; step mother, Jeanette Fitzpatrick; god family, the Ingram Family; 4 god children, Gregory Earl, Shaneen Worthy, Louwanna Harris, and Alicia Copeland; and a host of relatives and friends.
In Memoriam Jeri C. Miele 12/9/2019  
Jeri C. Miele, 57, of Toms River passed away Saturday, July 20, 2019. Born in Taipei, Taiwan, Jeri became a resident of Toms River in 1974. She worked as a Research Chemist for Carter-Wallace. Jeri was a member of the Rotary Club of Point Pleasant, the Lion's Club, and the Ocean County Library. She was most known for her love of volunteering and always wanting to help others.

Visitation will be held at Kedz Funeral Home, 1123 Hooper Ave., Toms River, on Monday from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm.

Cremation will be private.
Condolences Lee Ann Sahner 12/4/2019  
In Memoriam Sherry DiPasquale 11/22/2019  
Publication info: South Florida Sun - Sentinel ; Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
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age 75, died peacefully on Saturday November 16, 2019 at her home in Davie, Florida. Sherry is survived by her children, David DiPasquale, Janine DiPasquale, Erik Josowitz, Michael Josowitz, their spouses, 14 grandchildren, and her mother-in-law Audrey DiPasquale. She is preceded in death by her loving husband Paul DiPasquale, her sister Janice Singer, and their parents, Nellie and Abraham Fader and Jean and Gabriel DiPasquale.
Sherry was born on May 22, 1944 in Brooklyn, New York. She graduated from Beth Israel Hospital School of Nursing in 1965, followed by a BA in Psychology from Georgian Court University and a Masters of Science in Health Occupations Education from Florida International University. She also received numerous certifications in education.
Sherry had a long career as both a caregiver and educator. She worked as a Registered Nurse for many years in New Jersey before moving to a career in education. She taught health occupations both in New Jersey at Ocean County Vocational Technical School and in Florida at Cooper City and Western High Schools. She completed her career in education as a high school guidance counselor at Hollywood Hills and Hallandale High Schools. In retirement she continued her life of community service as a volunteer Guardian Ad Litem for Broward County.
She was a loving mother and proud grandmother who enjoyed hosting family gatherings and holidays. She enjoyed travel, cruises, and visited many countries around the world. Her family and friends will always remember her as a lively, loving, and social woman who enjoyed life to its fullest.
A funeral service is scheduled for Thursday November 21st at 9am at Forest Lawn Funeral Home in Davie, FL with a Celebration of Life to follow at her home, also in Davie. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Sherry's life. Flowers can be sent to Forest Lawn Funeral Home, but donations in her name are preferred to be sent to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital at
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In Memoriam Margo B. Sciarrotta 11/15/2019  
Condolences Andrew S. Battend 11/12/2019  
Andrew S. Battend
Wall - Andrew S. Battend, 73, of Wall, passed away on Sunday, November 10, 2019.
Mr. Battend was born in Pittsfield, Mass., to the late Andrew A. and Barbara (nee Coffman) Battend, and came to Manasquan as a child. He graduated from Manasquan High School and Monmouth College, and began his career with the American Arbitration Association, in the Labor Department, before going into education. He worked as Director of Annual Giving at Monmouth College and thereafter as Vice-President of College Advancement at Georgian Court College. In 1995 he earned his Master's Degree in Teaching at Monmouth College, and began his teaching career, first at St. Benedict Grammar School, and then at St. John Vianney High School, Holmdel, where he taught from 1999 until his retirement in 2013. He also served as a coach for various teams at St. John Vianney, as well as having been an umpire in several youth softball leagues. In addition he served on and chaired the St. Rose Grammar School Educational Council in 1991, and was named to Who's Who Among America's Teachers.

Mr. Battend is survived by his beloved wife of 48 years, Carmen (nee Rivera) Battend, as well as their children, Andrew Battend II, of Wall, and Lynn Marie Sandom and her husband Brian, of Minnesota.

Visitation will take place at O'Brien Funeral Home, 2028 Hwy. 35, Wall, on Thursday, November 14, 2019, from 2-4 PM. The funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Rose Church, Belmar, on Friday, November 15, 2019, at 10:30 AM, followed by committal at St. Anne Cemetery, Wall. (Please meet at Church, as there will not be a procession from the funeral home.) In lieu of flowers, donations in Mr. Battend's memory may be made to St. Rose Church, 603 Seventh Ave., Belmar, NJ 07719, or to the Monmouth County SPCA, 260 Wall Street, Eatontown, NJ 07724. Condolences may be sent via <>.
In Memoriam Damaris Sayce 11/9/2019  
On Tuesday, October 22, 2019, Damaris Bray Sayce, loving wife and mother, passed away at the age of 87 at The Commons at Brightmore in Wilmington, NC. Damaris was born on November 16, 1931 in Camden, NJ to Mary and Albert Bray. She was the youngest of four children and a magna cum laude graduate of Georgian Court College in Lake Township, NJ with a degree in Business Administration. She married her late husband of 62 years, Donald Sayce, on October 30, 1954. They raised six children – four boys and two girls – and lived in various states during Don’s 20-year tenure in the Marine Corps. In 1974, Damaris earned a Master’s Degree in Library Science from East Carolina University in Greenville, NC and went on to enjoy a long and happy career as a librarian in the Beaufort County schools. Don and Damaris retired to Hampstead, NC and enjoyed many years of travels throughout the United States and Europe, and were active members of All Saints Catholic Church. Damaris had a passion for painting, poetry and fiction and was incredibly gifted at each. Her watercolors, oils and acrylics adorn the homes of her children and grandchildren, and many paintings can be found in private and corporate collections throughout southeastern North Carolina. Damaris was also a prolific writer and penned numerous collections of poetry, short stories and fairy tales. She had several poems published in national literary and religious magazines, and in 2000, published a book of poetry entitled "Poems for Love Letters." Damaris was known for her gentle spirit, beautiful smile and a reference librarian’s capacity for trivia, facts and figures. She was always up for a fun adventure with her kids and grandkids and enjoyed many a game of cards around the dining room table – most of which she won. She baked delicious pies, loved Johnny Cash and was a stunning beauty both inside and out. Damaris was a generous supporter of numerous charities, from Native American schools, veteran charities and animal welfare groups to various human services organizations. She was also a woman of deep faith and had an unwavering and lifelong commitment to the Catholic Church. Damaris was preceded in death by her husband Donald, her father Albert, her mother Mary and her sister Mary Ellen. She is survived by her six children, Steven of Los Angeles, CA; Donna (Gino) Troy of Austin, TX and Kure Beach, NC; John (Clare) of Austin, TX; Kurt (Vickie) of Fairfax, VA; Karl (Cindy) of Pinehurst, NC and Debbie (John) Elliott of Kure Beach, NC; nine grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; her brother, John (Esther) Bray; sister, Patricia Matonak; and eight nieces and nephews. A visitation with the family will be held on Wednesday, October 30 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Andrews Mortuary Valley Chapel at 4108 S. College Road in Wilmington, with a recitation of the rosary at 7:30 p.m. A funeral mass officiated by Father Ryszard Kolodziej will be held on Thursday, October 31 at 10:00 a.m. at the Basilica Shrine of St. Mary at 412 Ann Street in Wilmington. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Bonaventure Indian Mission and School, 25 Navarre Blvd W., Thoreau, NM 87323. The family would like to extend our heartfelt thanks to the staff at The Kempton and Commons at Brightmore, and Dr. Mary Rudyk and her staff at Senior Health Associates for their loving care of Damaris during the last several years of her life.
Class Notes Myriam C. Barthole 11/7/2019  
Myriam C. Barthole '02, released a her book, A Home for Chicky.

A Home for Chicky celebrates cultural diversity and the different traits we all have that make us very special.

Myriam is a retired teacher from Lincroft, New Jersey. She holds a master's degree in education from Georgian Court University and a bachelor's degree in translation from the University of Montreal, Canada. Before becoming a teacher, Myriam worked for close to twenty years at the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF). She lives in New Jersey with her husband, Carl, and has two grown children, Cynthia and Patrick.
Class Notes Adam N. Binder 11/7/2019  
Adam Binder '07, founder of Creative Click Media was named as one of NJBIZ's 40 Under 40
Class Notes Nina A. Britton 11/7/2019  
Nina Robinson Britton '03 was named to the WRAT Teachers Who Rock Class of 2019. Nina is a 4th Grade Teacher at Bayville Elementary School in Bayville, NJ.
Class Notes Maureen Butler 11/7/2019  
Maureen Butler '97 retired after serving as the first and only principal in the history of Jackson Liberty High School. Butler joined the Jackson School District in January 2006 and the high school - Jackson's second - opened in September with freshman and sophomore classes.
Maureen was the assistant principal at Red Bank Regional High School, Little Silver, prior to opening Jackson Liberty. She came to Jackson at the start of 2006 to get to know the community.
Class Notes Sara Cimino 11/7/2019  
Sara Siman Cimino '12 was named to the WRAT Teachers Who Rock Class of 2019. Sara is a Special Education (Language Arts and Mathematics teacher at Southern Regional Middle School in Manahawkin, NJ.
Class Notes Tiffany N. Clarke 11/7/2019  
Tiffany Clarke '17 was named to the WRAT Teachers Who Rock Class of 2019. Tiffany is a 3rd & 4th Grade Special Education Teacher at Manchester Township Elementary School in Manchester Township, NJ.
Class Notes Joy M. Elms 11/7/2019  
Joyce Yascone Elms '11 released a new book "The Power of Divine Timing" (published by Balboa Press). It is an annual astrological guide and method that helps readers manifest their inner-most desires.

Joy is a third-generation intuitive and astrological intuitive with a master's in holistic health studies. Yascone Elms is a native of Louisville, Kentucky, and earned her undergrad from Columbia College in Chicago, Illinois, and her Graduate degree from Georgian Court University in New Jersey. As a native of Louisville, Kentucky. Joy has lived in New York, Chicago, New Jersey and currently resides in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, with her husband. Yascone Elms opened her astrological coaching practice at the Wainwright House in Rye, New York, and founded The Power of Divine Timing.
Class Notes Samantha L. Greenstein 11/7/2019  
Samantha Greenstein '16 was named to the WRAT Teachers Who Rock Class of 2019. Samantha is a Special Education Teacher at Ridgeway Elementary School in Manchester Township, NJ.
Around the Town Marjorie Hale 11/7/2019  
Members from the Class of '68 had a luncheon at The Grenville Hotel in Bay Head on April 26 to remember Sister Mary Arthur's birthday. It was an occasion they have marked every year since her 90th birthday celebration in the Mansion in 2012. Pictured here are Lauretta Biasi Miller, Marjorie Murphy Hale, Donna Moscvam Eastman, Mary Ellen Wormann McCrystal, Nancy Lamb Ryan, Grace Letitzia Cairns, Debbie Hanley Williams, Susan Arndt Leonard, Jo Ann Emburgia, Carolyn Scimeca Gatti, and Kathi Solar Greene.
Around the Town Joanne M. Huelsman 11/7/2019  
Back Row: Marilyn Miller-O'Melia '77, Diane Salerno Manfready '77, Diana Clark Fassett '77, Eileen McDonnell, R.S.M '77, Vicki Erbrick Heck '77, Donna Fischetti Perry '77, Catherine Bouford Essner '84, Joanne Sullivan Huelsman '77 (GCU-ABoD), Debbie Check Lynch '77
Front Row: Liz Savner '76, Constance Anne Reymann '77 '00 (GCU-ABoD), JoAnn Wojcik Walter '77, Karen Mulhall Jankech '82

Alumni and the "Court Notes" gathered for a birthday celebration.
Class Notes Ave M. Latte 11/7/2019  
Ave M. Latte Ed.D., '90 began her Brookdale career in 1994 as a Learning Assistant in the Reading and Education departments. She is a professor and chair of the Education Department. She was instrumental in adding the A.S. degree in education for teacher candidates interested in STEM areas. Her work with both the credit and noncredit divisions of the college has brought two community college teacher licensing programs for alternate route candidates to Brookdale.
Dr. Latte's work with the CTE Career Technology Teacher Licensing program made Brookdale the only college in the state that has the grant and non-traditional program for CTE sectors of a community college teacher licensing program. She helped author the New Jersey curriculum and course for the New Pathways to Teaching program.

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