Posted: February 08, 2016

PRICE, CATHERINE H., age 76, of Villas passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 7, 2016 at North Cape Center. Catherine was born February 20, 1939 in Philadelphia, PA. She was raised in South Philadelphia and formerly lived in NE Philadelphia before relocating to the Cape May area 30 years ago. Catherine worked as a non teachers aide for the Philadelphia School District, for over 20 years. After relocating to the Cape May area, she worked as a bartender at the VFW in Villas. She is survived by her companion Edward Seislove; one daughter Cathleen Price-Witsman (Bill) of Philadelphia, PA; two sons: Edward (Kathy) Price of Wildwood, NJ &, John (Donna) Price of Hillard, OH; a step daughter, Kelly (Steve) Rudolph of Villas; and a brother, James Gourley. Catherine also has 14 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her step son Edward Seislove. A memorial service will be held 11:00 AM on Friday, February 12, 2016 at the Evoy Funeral Home, 3218 Bayshore Rd, North Cape May, NJ 08204; where relatives and friends may call from 10-11 AM. Burial will be private. Contributions in her memory may be made Heartland Hospice, 2111 New Rd., Suite 100, Northfield, NJ 08225 or Cape May Co. Animal Shelter, 110 Shelter Rd., Cape May Court House, NJ

Posted: February 08, 2016

SHARP, VIVIAN MILDRED, age 91, of Erma passed away peacefully Saturday, February 6, 2016 at Crest Haven Nursing Home. Vivian was born December 29, 1924 in Bridgeton, NJ. She is the daughter of the late Herbert and the late Mildred (Wolfe) Holding. Vivian was predeceased by her husband, Nelson E Sharp on 5/14/2012and her son Dennis Sharp on 11/14/2015. She is survived by two daughters: Paulette Udodov of Rio Grande, NJ & Lorraine Matthews of North Cape May, NJ; and one son: Steven Sharp of Longport, NJ. She also leaves thirteen grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. There will be a graveside service at 10 AM on Thursday, February 11, 2016 at Cape May County Veteran's Cemetery, 127 Crest Haven Rd, CMCH, NJ. To share condolences, please visit

Posted: February 08, 2016

LIVINGSTON, REVEREND ANNA LOUISE, of Ocean City, February 2, 2016. She was a member of the Shiloh Baptist Church in Ocean City.

Posted: February 08, 2016

WOOD, KENNETH DAVID "Dave", 64, of Petersburg, February 3, 2016.

Posted: February 08, 2016

HENDRICKSON, HAROLD F., 63, of Seaville, February 4, 2016. He worked as a Power System Operator for Atlantic Electric.

Posted: February 08, 2016

DiGUGLIELMO, DIANA, 54, of Lower Township, February 5, 2016.

Posted: February 08, 2016

CORDES, HILDA, of Cape May, February 5, 2016. She has been a resident of Cape May for the past 60 years.

Posted: February 08, 2016

SANCHEZ, LYDIA, 67, former Wildwood resident, passed away comfortably with her children by her side in Clearwater, FL on January 31, 2016. Lydia was born in Humacao, Puerto Rico and moved to New Jersey as a teen with her parents. Lydia was full of life. She loved to cook for her friends and family. Lydia enjoyed dancing, watching Lifetime TV, and mostly spending time with her children and grandchildren. Lydia is survived by her children Carmencita and Gigamia Cruz, Julia Evans (Bruce), James Rodriguez, Jerry Benitez (Elaine), Humberto Ramirez Jr., and Jose Gonzales.Also left to mourn are her grandchildren Janickia Hill, Ashonn Jones, Dynasty Willis, Nehemiah Evans, Emmanuel Beneitz, Jerry Benetiz Jr., Alexis Benetiz, Erica Benetiz, Jodi Benetiz, Honesti Rodriguez, Elijah Rodriguez, Sadlia Keith, Diante ONeal, Jasmine Rodriguez, Chanel Ramirez, Taina Ramirez, and Lilyanna Ramirez.She will be missed by her sisters and brothers Ramon Lopez, Luisa Lopez, Aida Rojas, Stephen Rojas (Bertha), Emmanuel Rojas (Brenda), Angela Rojas (William), Maria Rojas, Julio Rojas (Bobbi). Preceded in death by Julia Sanchez Rojas, Ramon Lopez, and Edward Rojas. Leaves behind a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends. Funeral services will be Saturday, February 13, 2016 at 11 am at Christ Gospel Church, 2209 Route 9 South, Whitesboro, NJ 08252. Viewing will begin at 10 am. Interment is private. Condolences at

Posted: February 08, 2016

PETTIT, ALEXANDER T., 80, of Belleplain, February 6, 2016. He was a member of the Belleplain United Methodist Church and had served in the National Guard.

Posted: February 08, 2016

LASKOSKI, MARGARET H. "Peggy" (nee Hollins), age 83, of Cape May Court House went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, February 6, 2016 at Court House Center. Loving mother of Mary Beth, Lisa, Paula and Walter J. Devoted sister to Edward Hollins (deceased), Patricia Randolph (deceased), Joan Trent, Mary Catherine OBrien and Shelia Hollins. She also leaves her loyal companion Billy. Funeral services are private. Donations in her memory can be made to the donors favorite animal shelter. Condolences will be received at

Posted: February 05, 2016

CHESTER, HOWARD EARL, 70, of Petersburg, NJ passed away on Thursday, February 4, 2016 at his home. Born in Atlantic City, he was a lifelong Cape May County resident. Mr. Chester served in the Army National Guard from 1965 until 1987. He worked in facilities maintenance for Claridge Hotel Casino in Atlantic City, NJ, he worked as Security at NAFEC and as a pro-loader for Home Depot in Cape May Court House, NJ. Mr. Chester was a member of Seaville Volunteer Fire Company and the Ocean City Auxiliary Police. He was a muscle car enthusiast and enjoyed riding motorcycles and was a competitive body builder. Surviving are his wife, Leisa Chester (nee Hall) of Petersburg, NJ, five children, Pam Chamberlain (Mike O’Sullivan) of Egg Harbor Township, NJ, Marlene Dallin (Kevin Bascom) of Villas, NJ, Brian Ploe (Danielle) of Steelmantown, NJ, Gary Ploe (Danielle) of Seaville, NJ, John Chester (Maddie Szabo) of Petersburg, NJ, four grandchildren, Kevin, Heather, Thomas M., Thomas R., two great grandchildren, Paisley and Mackenzie, a sister, Elaine Chester of Wilmington, DE, his mother, Lillie Mae Chester of Petersburg, NJ and many nieces and nephews. Friends may call Monday evening from 7 until 9 o’clock and Tuesday morning from 10 until 11 o’clock at The Godfrey Funeral Home of Palermo, 644 South Shore Road, Palermo, NJ where his funeral service will be offered Tuesday morning at 11 o’clock. Burial will follow in Seaside Cemetery, Palermo, NJ. Memorial contributions in his memory may be made to Compassionate Care Hospice, 518 South Shore Road, Palermo, NJ 08223. For condolences to the family, visit

Posted: February 04, 2016

CIRRINICIONE, MARIANNE "Meg" (nee Arsenault), 58, of Cape May, February 2, 2016. She had been employed as a school teacher at St. Ann's School, Wildwood and Our Lady Star of the Sea School, Cape May.

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KRAUSE, LINDA L., 74, of Villas, February 3,

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ENGLE, ALBERT SHREVE JR., 66, of Tuckahoe, February 2, 2016.

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BOYD, ANTHONY GLENN, 50, January 29,

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Posted: February 04, 2016

FOMBERNAT, ISABEL, 96, of North Cape May, January 19, 2016. She has been a Cape May area resident since

Posted: February 02, 2016

LAWRENCE, GREGORY ORAS, 58, of Cape May Court House, January 31, 2016. He served in the US Navy and was owner of Parkway Tile, Inc.

Posted: February 02, 2016

GIVENS, CHARLES IRWIN PALMER, 64, of Cape May, January 30, 2016. He was a self-employed crabber/waterman and a member of Tabernacle United Methodist Church.

Posted: February 02, 2016

RIES, WILLIAM REGINALD, Sr., 71, of Rio Grande passed away on Friday January 29, 2016 surrounded by his family. Bill joined the US Navy in 1963 and was honorably discharged in 1969. He was a proud member of the Vietnam Veterans of America, Veterans of Foreign Wars and the Loyal Order of Moose organizations. He enjoyed contributing to organizations like Wounded Soldiers Project, Disabled American Veterans, Vets First, United Service Org., Salesian Missions, Salvation Army and St. Jude Children's Hospital.He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law William & Tina Ries of Mays Landing, son Steven Ries of Mullica Hill, their mother Michele Ries of Mullica Hill, sister and brother-in-law Pat & Jim Flanagan of Ocean View along with his nieces and nephews.Family and friends are invited to funeral services 11am Saturday Feb. 6, 2016 at the Ingersoll-Greenwood Funeral Home, 1201 Central Ave., North Wildwood, NJ where friends may call from 10am at the funeral home. Interment will be in the Cape May County Veterans Cemetery in Cape May Court House. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in memory of William R. Ries, Sr. to any Veterans organizations of your choice. Condolences:

Posted: February 01, 2016

COONEY, NICHOLAS, 91, of Cape May Court House, January 31, 2016. He was a Navy Air Veteran of World War