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Wilma Anne Cornely Strapp

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Wilma Anne Cornely Strapp

AGE: 65 • Hillsborough

Wilma Anne Cornely Strapp, 65, of Hillsborough, NJ passed away Wednesday, July 16th at home with loved ones. She grew up in Belle Mead, NJ and graduated from Trenton State (The College of New Jersey), Class of 1971, with a Bachelors of Science and went on to complete a Masters of Education in 1976. She worked as a librarian and teacher at Delaware Township Schools until becoming a full-time mother and wife in 1980.

She was a member of The Parish of St. Joseph and the daughter of the late Richard W. Cornely. She is survived by her mother Wilma E. Cornely; her husband of 40 years Paul E. Strapp; her two sons, Philip E. Strapp and his wife, Drusilla of Spotsylvania, VA, and Peter R. Strapp and his wife, Amanda of Greenbelt, MD; her grandchildren, Marcella L. Strapp and Adella L. Strapp. Also surviving are her brother, Richard Cornely and sisters, Catherine Rodricks, Elizabeth Petridis, Teresa Cornely, Frances Ross; and many loving nieces and nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, July 21st at 10:00am in St. Joseph RC Church, 34 Yorktown Road, Millstone Borough, Hillsborough, NJ 08844. Visiting for family and friends will be prior to Mass from 9:30-10:00am in the church. Arrangements are under the direction of the Hillsborough Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions in Wilma Anne's memory be made to The , P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718, or online at

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Published in Courier News on July 19, 2014
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