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 Oakley-Bowden, Ellen
Born: 09/17/1951
Died: 03/18/2015
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Oakley-Bowden, Ellen

Oakley-Bowden, Ellen age 63 of Hampton Twp., NJ died suddenly Wednesday March 18, 2015 in Hampton Twp., NJ. Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY she had lived there for many years before moving to Hampton Twp., NJ twenty eight years ago.

Daughter of the late Anthony and Lucetta (Clark) Vitkavage, Ellen was employed as a Clerical Employee for Chubb Group Warren, NJ. A loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother and sibling, she enjoyed spending time with her family and grandchildren most of all. She will truly be missed by all who knew and loved her.

Ellen is survived by her beloved husband John J. Bowden, her son Daniel Oakley of Patterson, her sister Janet Vitkavage as well as her grandchildren Michelle, Thomas and Nicholas Brown, Madison Kirlew and Sonny Oakley.

Visitation will be held Sunday March 22, 2015 from 2-4 and 7-9 PM in the Iliff-Ruggiero Funeral Home, 156 Main St. (Rt. 206) Newton, NJ. Funeral services will be held Monday March 23rd at 9 AM in the Funeral Home.  In lieu of flowers memorials in Ellen’s memory may be made to the American Diabetes Association www.dibetes.org   
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