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Margaret Mary Checton

Holmdel - Margaret Mary Checton, formerly of Middletown, passed away after a short illness on Wednesday, May 16. Margaret was born in Jersey City and raised in Middletown, New Jersey. She was a graduate of Middletown High School and Monmouth University, West Long Branch. She worked at Bell Labs for many years and more recently was employed as Assistant to the Librarian at Monmouth University.

Margaret was predeceased by her parents Margaret Mary (Donahue) and John Bert Checton. She is survived by her loving brother, Dr. John B. Checton and his wife, Maria Geiger Checton, three nieces, Meghan Checton Morris, Stephanie Checton Palumbo, Tara Checton Griffin, nephew John Geiger Checton, two great-nieces, and two great-nephews. A funeral mass will be held at Holy Cross Church, Rumson on Saturday, May 19 at 10:00am. Margaret's kindness will be greatly missed by all who knew her. Contributions in her memory can be made to Mater Dei Prep, Attention Steven W. Andersen, Director of Development, 538 Church Street, Middletown, NJ 07748.
Published in Asbury Park Press on May 18, 2018
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