Aurora Gloria Van Der Werf
AGE: 81 • Jefferson Twp.
Aurora Gloria Van Der Werf, 81, passed away on Sunday, March 17, 2013 at Compassionate Care Hospice/Dover General. Aurora was born in New York City on August 16, 1931. She graduated Central Commercial High School in 1949 and moved to North Bergen before living in the Lake Shawnee section of Jefferson Twp., 16 years ago. Mrs. Van Der Werf was a homemaker. As a girl, she enjoyed reading, writing and dancing. Aurora also loved board games, playing cards and especially spending time with her family.
Survived by her five children, Harry, James, Michael, Debra and Robert; sister, Diana. Also survived by 14 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, March 20th, 2-4 & 7-9pm at the Bermingham Funeral Home, 216 S. Main St., Wharton. A Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday 9:30am at Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, Lake Hopatcong. Entombment will follow at Madonna Mausoleum, Fort Lee. In lieu of flowers, donations in Aurora's memory to
, 1031 Route 22 West, Suite 203, Bridgewater, NJ 08807 or Compassionate Care Hospice Foundation, 11 Independence Way, Newark, DE 19713 would be appreciated. Offer condolences at www.BerminghamFH.com