Laurie Hopewell Lee

Laurie Hopewell Lee

AGE: 52 • Shamong

Laurie Hopewell Lee, 52, of Shamong, passed away Sunday, December 2, 2012, at Virtua West Jersey Hospital, Marlton. Born in Camden, NJ, Laurie resided in Shamong for 19 years. She was a parishioner at the Church of the Holy Eucharist in Tabernacle, where she was part of the Pine Barrens Festival, and organized the food tent. Laurie was an Avon representative for over 20 years, and earned the distinction of the Presidents Club. She was a graduate chef of the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, NY, and worked for Just Between Friends Catering in Tabernacle, NJ. Laurie enjoyed clogging with her family, and was a proud parent of a 4H Clogger.

Daughter of the late Bruce Hopewell; she is survived by her mother, Roseanne (nee Archetto); her loving husband of 24 years, Donald Lee; her children, Katherine, Austin and Addison all at home; two sisters and a brother-in-law, Cheryl Hopewell Lemyre and Eric of Lumberton, and Lisa Hopewell of Shamong; her mother-in-law, Joan Lee; two sisters-in-law and a brother-in-law, Susan Fekete, Michael Lee and Sally Lee; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Relatives and friends may call on Thursday, December 6, 2012, from 9-11AM, at the Church of the Holy Eucharist, 520 Medford Lakes Rd., Tabernacle. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11AM , at the church. Interment will be held privately at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Laurie's memory to the Cancer Treatment Centers of America, 1331 E. Wyoming Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19124. Arrangements are by the Mathis Funeral Home, Medford, NJ.

Published in Courier-Post on Dec. 4, 2012