JOHN R. RUSHTON III MD

 

 

 

John R. Rushton, III MD, age 96 yrs of Cherry Hill, NJ, (Formerly of Haddonfield, NJ) passed peacefully at his home on July 21, 2018. Beloved husband of the Late Mary Elizabeth (nee Markward) and the late Frances (nee Lafferty-Grimley)

 

He survived by five adoring daughters: Mary (Libby) Elizabeth Del Viscio (late Jim) of Cherry Hill, NJ, Anne Gavranich (Joe) of Ocean City, NJ, Julie Wilson (Brock) of Marco Island, FL, Kim Rushton of Marco Island, FL and Joan Gilmore (Tom) of Shrewsbury, MA, 8 grandchildren . Beth Morlino (John), James, John, Joseph Del Viscio and Madeline Abrishamian (Luis), Joseph Gavranich and Sarah and Jack Gilmore.  3 Great grandchildren James and John Morlino and Elle Abrishamian.

Dr. John R. Rushton III M.D.graduated from Camden Catholic High School in 1940. He attended Villanova University for 1 year then enlisted in the U.S. Army. He attended Washington and Lee University and the University of Chicago until 1944. He then went to Jefferson Medical College, graduated in 1948 and proceeded to specialize in Psychiatry and Neurology.Re-enlisting in the U.S .Navy in 1954, he served at Great Lakes Naval Base for 2 years. During this time he feel in love with Mary Elizabeth (Betty) Markward, married and started a family.Dr. Rushton began his private practice and founded Our Lady of Lourdes Mental Health Unit, then started Burlington County Hospital Mental Health Unit and the Elmer County Hospital Free Clinic.  He was also on the staff at Cooper Hospital, the Philadelphia Psychiatric Institute and The Friends Hospital of Philadelphia.  He was a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and a member of the South Jersey Medical Society for 55 years.He retired from private practice at the age of 88. He donated countless hours to family and friends with  loving guidance. He was a caring and compassionate physician who always made house calls and served his patients with unparallel dedication.Dr. Rushton was amateur inventor and enjoyed pursing many patents.  He was a frequent toastmaster and had a legendary sense of humor. John Rushton was a loving father, grandfather and friend with a generous heart for all.

 

Relatives and friends are invited to the visitation Thursday, July 26 After 7 pm at HINSKI-TOMLINSON FUNERAL HOME 81 Haddon Ave., Haddonfield, NJ and Friday, July 27 from 1 Hour Before Mass at Holy Eucharist Parish, 344 Kresson Rd., Cherry Hill, NJ. Funeral Mass will be celebrated 11:00 am on Friday, July 27, 2018 at Holy Eucharist Parish, 344 Kresson Rd.,Cherry Hill,NJ Int. Pvt.

 

In lieu of flowers, Contributions in his memory may be made to Holy Eucharist Parish, 344 Kresson Rd.,Cherry Hill, NJ 08034

ROBERT J. LYNCH

Robert J Lynch, of Haddonfield, New Jersey, born on September 27, 1932 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, passed away at age 85 on June 4, 2018 in Cherry Hill, New Jersey. He attended LaSalle and Penn State Universities for college and graduate school. He was a dedicated High School Social Studies Teacher for 35 years at Lincoln High School in Philadelphia. Bob was the loving husband of the late Adele Lynch. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Tom and Jack. Robert is survived by his son, Robert A Lynch; daughter, Jennifer (Jeneve) Lynch; grandchildren, Robert and Neve; and friend, Father Dave Klein. He also leaves behind his cats Whiska and LaSalle. Bob loved reading and writing, theater, and was a die-hard Philadelphia Eagles Fan. He was a Eucharistic Minister and adult seminar instructor at Christ the King Catholic Church. Friends and family can pay their respects at the memorial service, officiated by Father Dave Klein, on July 18th 12 noon at Christ the King Church,200 Windsor Avenue,Haddonfield, New Jersey,08033. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Christ the King Vincent De Paul Society, 200 Windsor Avenue, Haddonfield, New Jersey, 08033. Robert helped found this chapter of the VDPS, which provides necessities for the poor.

JUDITH ROSE MITCHELL

Judith Rose Mitchell (née Snock), age 62, of Cherry Hill, passed away suddenly June 30, 2018. Beloved wife of James. Loving mother to Jason Mitchell (Marta) of Philadelphia, PA, Elyse Evans (David) of Phoenixville, PA, Andrew Mitchell (Lauren) of Brooklyn, NY and Nicholas Mitchell of Cherry Hill, NJ; One grandson, Harper Evans. Also survived by two brothers: Skip Snock of Cape May, NJ and Ken Snock of Wildwood, NJ. Judy was a graduate  of Glassboro State College (Rowan) and was a former teacher for the Oaklyn School District. Her family ran Snockey’s Oyster & Crab House in Philadelphia for 103 years before it closed in 2015. She was a surrogate mother to kittens at the Voorhees Animal Shelter. Relatives and friends are invited to the Visitation  Saturday, July 7 from 10:-00 AM to 12 Noon at Holy Eucharist Parish, 344 Kresson Rd., Cherry Hill, NJ. Funeral Mass will be celebrated 12 Noon. Interment Private. In lieu of flowers contributions in her memory may be made to the Voorhees Animal Orphanage 419 Cooper Rd. Voorhees, NJ 08043