Catherine Rudmann Chew, age 87, passed away on Monday, March 7, 2022.
Born in Camden, NJ, she lived in Westville, Woodbury, Sewell and Seaville. She graduated in 1951 from Woodbury High School and went on to be a full time Homemaker for her family.
Catherine was a member of the Calvary Baptist Church of Ocean View and exemplified a life of giving back and helping others. She enjoyed cross stitching, puzzles, walking/exercising, baking and spending time with her children and grandchildren. She was actively involved in church and community outreach activities such as Bible School Director, Girl Scout Cookie Mom and Mite Society. She was the centerpiece of her family, always bringing joy up to the end despite her struggle with Alzheimer’s. She was truly loved by all who knew her.
Survivors include Donald I. Chew (husband of 64 years); Diane Bradley (Joseph), Donald S. Chew (Lee Ann), Judy Marquith (Tod) and Jeanne Mangano (Craig); Sister, Betty Ballinger; Grandchildren, Ryan Bradley (Jennifer), Kevin Bradley, Taylour Chew, Erik Mangano, Wrigley Marquith (Marissa) and Jacob Mangano; Great grandchildren, Rachel, Ariana, Grace, Elisabeth Bradley, and Colton Marquith.
Catherine was preceded in death by twin sister, Wilma Ryan and brother, Melvin Rudmann.
A Service of Memory and Love will be offered Saturday, May 14th at 11 o'clock from Calvary Baptist Church, 2373 Shore Road, Ocean View, NJ.
Donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association in memory of Catherine Chew.