REPSIK, Frederick A.
Frederick A. Repsik, a resident of Haddonfield, died on May 27, 2009, aged 46.
He was the husband of Beth Anne Repsik (nee Morris). Other Haddonfield survivors include two sons, Daniel and Thomas.
The family invites relatives and friends to visit on Friday, May 29 from 6 to 9pm at Sacred Heart Church, Kings Highway, Mt. Ephraim. The funeral service will take place at the church on Saturday, May 30, beginning at 10am.
The family suggests that donations in Mr. Repsik's memory be made to the Daniel and Thomas Repsik College Fund, c/o Mr. Frederick Repsik, 1512 Chestnut Avenue, Haddon Heights NJ 08035.
Dorothy Wright Revell Conover, a resident of Cherry Hill, formerly of Haddonfield, died on March 10, 2009, aged 94.
She was the widow of the late Willard H. Conover and the late Edouard J. Revell.
Haddonfield relatives include a son, Thomas R. Revell (Molly).
The family invites relatives and friends to visit on Saturday, March 14 from 9 to 9:45am in Felten Parlor at the Haddonfield United Methodist Church, 29 Warwick Road. The funeral service will take place at 10am in the sanctuary. Interment will be at Harleigh Cemetery, Camden.
Memorial donations in Mrs. Conoverís name may be made to The Haddon Fortnightly, PO Box 321, Haddonfield NJ 08033.
KLONINGER, Alice S.
Alice S. Kloninger, a resident of Moorestown, formerly of Haddonfield, died on February 19, 2009, aged 91.
A graveside service was held on February 21 at Locustwood Memorial Park, Cherry Hill.
Memorial donations in Ms Kloninger's name may be made to Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 111 South 11th Street, Philadelphia PA 19107.
GEIB, Thomas L.
Thomas L. Geib, a resident of Ocean City, died on January 11, 2009, aged 81.
Dr Geib and his wife Marion (nee Hughes) lived in Haddonfield for 36 years.
The funeral service will be held at 11am on Friday, January 16 at Saint Rose of Lima Church, Kings Highway and Fourth Avenue, Haddon Heights. Friends and relatives may call after 10am. Burial will be in New St. Mary's Cemetery, Bellmawr.
Memorial donations in Dr Geib's name may be sent to Temple University School of Medicine Building Fund, 1801 N. Broad Street, Philadelphia PA 19122.
KIESSLING, Robert G.
Robert G. Kiessling, a resident of Audubon, died suddenly on December 29, 2008, aged 56. He was a teacher at Haddonfield Memorial High School.
Reception: Friday, January 2 from 6 to 9pm at Christ the King Church, Wood Lane, Haddonfield; and again on Saturday, January 3 from 9 to 10am.
Interment: Colestown Cemetery, Cherry Hill.
Mr. Kiessling was a math teacher at Haddonfield Memorial High School. He had taught at Paul VI High School and Bishop Eustace Prep School. He also tutored many students throughout South Jersey.
He was a fixture in the South Jersey cross-country and track world, known for his long career as a coach and also as a track official. He began his coaching career at Paul VI High School where he coached the Girls' Cross-Country and Track teams from 1975 to 1978, winning a State Group 3 crown in 1978. He went to Bishop Eustace Prep where he coached for 18 years. While at Bishop Eustace his teams won many accolades including 6 State Championship titles in Cross-Country and at least 2 State Championships in track, along with a host of SJ Sectional and Conference Championships. He then went on to coach at Haddonfield Memorial High School where he was instrumental in helping the Cross-Country teams win several State, Sectional and Conference Championships.
Mr. Kiessling was named the SJ Track Coaches Association Coach of the Year in 1988 and 1995. He was named the 1992 New Jersey Track Coach of the Year by the National Federation of State High School Associations. He served as the SJ Track Coaches Association treasurer for many years.
An avid reader and writer, Mr. Kiessling contributed many articles to the Courier-Post over the years.
Survivors: parents, Roseanna V. (nee Gaffney) and the late George A. Kiessling; brothers, Gerald D., Edward P. (Carolyn), and Thomas G. (JoAnn); sisters, Joan M. Erle and Diane P. (Michael) Thompson; 4 nieces and 4 nephews.
Memorial Donations: Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 2004 Sproul Road, Suite 208, Broomall PA 19008; or the Multiple Sclerosis Society, 1 Reed Street, Philadelphia PA 19147.
Arrangements: Creran Funeral Home, Oaklyn.
DERENTHAL, Edward J.
Edward J. Derenthal, a resident of Cherry Hill, formerly of Haddonfield for 28 years, died on December 20, 2008, aged 91.
Reception: Saturday, December 27 from 8:30 to 9:30am at Hinski-Tomlinson Funeral Home, 81 Haddon Avenue N.
Funeral Service: St. Pius X Church, 344 Kresson Road, Cherry Hill.
Interment: Calvary Cemetery, Cherry Hill.
Survivors: son, Thomas (former wife Trudy) of Laguna Niguel CA; daughter, Jane Babcock (John) of Haddon Heights; grandchildren, Christina and Elisabeth. Mr. Derenthal was predeceased by his wife, the late Jesse L. (nee Harvey).
Mr. Derenthal graduated from Yale in 1938. He was an executive with RCA for 25 years and also worked for the Seagram Company, Montgomery Ward, and Macy's. An avid golfer, he was a member of the Tavistock Country Club.
Memorial Contributions: American Diabetes Association, PO Box 11454, Alexandria VA 22312.
KIRK, Jeffrey A.
Jeffrey A. Kirk, a resident of Philadelphia PA, formerly of Haddonfield, died on December 13, 2008, aged 49.
Reception: Wednesday, December 17 from 9 to 10:45am in the Sanctuary of the First Presbyterian Church, 20 Kings Highway E, Haddonfield.
Funeral Service: 11am.
Interment: West Laurel Hill Cemetery, Bala Cynwyd PA.
Survivors: Children, Colin and Lydia Kirk of Malvern PA; former wife, Denise; parents, Alan and Beatrice Kirk of Haddonfield; sister, Wendy K. Nichols of Maurice River Township; brothers, Robert D. of Cinnaminson and Thomas W. of Haddonfield; 5 nieces and 2 nephews.
Mr. Kirk had been an Eagle Scout member of Troop 65 in Haddonfield. He graduated from Penn State University where he was a brother in the Beta Theta Pi Fraternity.
Memorial Donations: Troop 65 Boy Scouts of America, c/o Haddonfield United Methodist Church, 29 Warwick Road, Haddonfield NJ 08033.
Arrangements: Kain-Murphy Funeral Services.