Voorhees - On May 3, 2021, Lillian D'Auria (nee Lentini), age 85, passed away at home surrounded by her family. Born in South Philadelphia, Lil had lived in Pennsauken before moving to Voorhees 35 years ago. She was a 1953 graduate of West Philadelphia Catholic High School.
Mrs. D'Auria was a long-time active parishioner of St. Stephen's Church in Pennsauken, serving on the PTA, in the lunch room and on the parish carnival committee. She was also office manager at Central Air Conditioning and Refrigeration, which was founded by her late husband Sam, and is now owned and operated by her son, Dominic. In later years she was a parishioner at the Church of St. Andrew the Apostle in Voorhees and was an active resident at Brookdale Evesham Assisted Living. She loved participating in activities there, especially word games and poker night. She enjoyed reading, solving crossword puzzles and spending time with her friends and family.
Lil was the beloved wife of Sabatino "Sam" D'Auria who predeceased her in 2015. She is the loving mother to Paul (Theresa), Theresa "Terry" and Dominic (Jacqueline). She is the loving grandmother of Alena Green (Sean), Regina D'Auria, Ava D'Auria and Luke D'Auria, and great-grandmother to Savannah and Eleanor Green. She was the dear sister of the late Theresa "Terry" Mattioli, and loving sister-in-law to Nancy D'Auria and Gloria Tocco.
Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing Monday May 10 from 9:00 - 10:30 AM at the HEALEY FUNERAL HOME, 1816 Haddonfield-Berlin Rd., Cherry Hill, NJ. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated Monday at 11:00 AM at St. Andrew the Apostle Church, 27 Kresson-Gibbsboro Road, Gibbsboro. This Mass will be live-streamed on St. Andrew's Church website (www.churchofsaintandrews.org
) Interment following at NJ Veterans Cemetery, Arneytown. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to Vitality Hospice, 460 Veterans Drive, Suite C, Burlington, NJ 08016, or the National Multiple Sclerosis Society at www.nationalmssociety.org