Catherine VanPelt, 92, of Hamilton passed away Friday at Woodbury Mews, Woodbury, NJ.
Born in Trenton, she was a lifelong Trenton and Hamilton Twp. resident.
Mrs. VanPelt retired from the NJ Manufacturers Insurance Company after many years of service.
Wife of the late Herbert Houck and Maurice VanPelt, mother of the late Mary Lou Bents, Nancy McKie and June Houck, she is survived by her daughter, Susan Johnson of Hingham, MA; many grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren; a son-in-law, Richard Bents of Bordentown and nieces and nephews.
The family will receive visitors on Wednesday from 9 – 10:15AM at the M. William Murphy Funeral Home, 1863 Hamilton Ave., Hamilton. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Mary’s Church, Bordentown at 11AM.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in her name may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 (www.stjude.org) or Life Choice Hospice, 200 Campbell Drive, Suite 106, Willingboro, NJ 08046
Posted on 06 May 2013 by MFH