Vera Margaret Truex

Vera Margaret Truex

AGE: 91 • Neptune City

Vera Margaret Truex, age 91, of Neptune City passed away on Monday, Jan, 7, 2013 at Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Neptune. Born in Neptune on June 7, 1921 and lived there in her parents original family home for 88 years. She grew up in Neptune and Neptune City with her eight brothers and sisters. She graduated from Neptune High School. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Bradley Beach. She was a licensed property and casualty insurance agent for 40 years at PFT&K Insurance Broker in Old Bridge. Also a past member and officer of the New Jersey Association of Mutual Insurance Women. She was an artist and enjoyed making ceramics and traveling.

She was predeceased by her parents, William and Esther Truex; three brothers, Arnold, Roderick, and Sterling Truex and five sisters, Violet Heulitt, Mercedes Birdsall, Irma Braeutigam, Janice Mayberry, and Nila Graham. Surviving are many nieces and nephews who she adored and devoted her life to. Plus many other extended, loving friends.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8pm Thurs. Jan. 10, 2013 with a funeral service on Fri. at 10am at the Francioni, Taylor & Lopez Funeral Home, 1200 10th and Atkins Ave, Neptune. In lieu of flowers please make donations directly to the , 1701 North Beauregard Street, Alexandra, VA 22311.

Published in Asbury Park Press on Jan. 9, 2013