Born: August 22, 1924
Died: January 28, 2013
Ella V. Bakley of Cream Ridge passed away Monday, January 28, 2013. She was 88.
She was a lifelong resident of New Egypt.
She was a bartender. She was last employed at Hunters Retreat in New
She was predeceased by her three sisters , Marie Golen, Helen Van Arsdale and Peggy Melton; one brother, Albert Hopkins; one grandchild, Joseph Cross
She is survived by 2 daughters and one son-in-law, Geraldine Cross of Orlando, Fla.; Glenda and Mike Reed of Cream Ridge; 2 grandchildren and their spouses, Duane Cross (Lynda) of Orlando, Fla.; Bridget Spence (Jamison) of New Egypt; 3 great-grandchildren, Samantha Spence of New Egypt; Daniel and Ashli Cross of Orlando, Fla.; and several nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Service will be held 2 p.m., Monday, February 4, 2013 at the Tilghman Funeral Home, 52 Main Street, New Egypt, N.J. 08533.
Burial will be private.
The Visitation will be held Monday from 1p.m. until time of service at the funeral home. (www.tilghmanfh.com).
The family would like to give a special thank you to the nurses and staff at Care One at Jackson for their compassion and great care for the past eight years.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Ella's memory may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.