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Elizabeth "Betty" Burns

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Elizabeth "Betty" Burns

Berkeley Twsp. - Elizabeth "Betty" McGovern Burns, 95, of Holiday City at Berkeley, passed away peacefully Thursday, August 9, 2018.

Born in Orange, NJ, she was a longtime resident of Orange before moving to Holiday City in 1985. Betty worked in Quality Control at Carol Dunham Smith Pharmaceuticals, Orange, then at Ivers-Lee Company in Newark.

She was a parishioner of St. Maximilian Kolbe RC Church, Berkeley Twp.

Betty was predeceased by her husband, Joseph, her brother Francis "Frank" (World War II), her beloved sisters Mary and Helen, and nephew Robert.

She is survived by her son and daughter in law Joseph and Jody, grandson Kevin

(Joanne), nieces Janet, Suefrancis, Noreen (Robert), Joan (Michael), nephew James (Garry), special grandniece Kelly, and many grandnieces/nephews.

She is also survived by many special people in her life, among them Bob and Joanne, Rose, Ted, and CC who were always there when she needed them. The family is especially thankful for the loving care she received from her care giver Esther.

The family will receive friends Thursday, August 16, 2018 9:00am - 11:00am at the Timothy E. Ryan Home for Funerals, 145 St. Catherine Blvd., Toms River. A Mass of Christian Burial will then be offered at 11:30am in St. Maximilian Kolbe RC Church, 130 St Maximilian Lane, Toms River, N.J. 08757. Entombment to follow at Ocean County Memorial Park, Toms River.

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to St Maximillian Kolbe church in her memory.
Published in Asbury Park Press on Aug. 12, 2018
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