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Obituary for Lucille Barbara "Barbara" Leili (Utter)

Lucille Barbara "Barbara"  Leili (Utter)
Lucille Barbara Leili, age 90, of Chesterfield, NJ, entered into God’s eternal rest on Sunday, January 6, 2019 at her daughter’s home surrounded by loving family. Born in London, England, she immigrated to the U.S. in 1936. She had resided in the Hamilton Township area for 75 years prior to moving to Chesterfield. Barbara as she was affectionately known was a former personal shopper for Macy’s at Quakerbridge Mall and prior to that had been employed as a secretary with the State of New Jersey. She was very active in the Holy Angels parish community and had taught religious education and been a lector at the church as well. Barbara attended the YMCA in Hamilton with her friends and enjoyed swimming. She loved to sing, dance, and travel, especially loving the beach. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and friend to many.



Daughter of the late Brig. Gen. Joseph and Vera (Smith) Utter; beloved wife of the late Lawrence J. Leili; she is survived by her four children, Lauren Leili of Bordentown, NJ, Sharon and husband Jeff Yarusinsky of Tewksbury, NJ, Jo Leili and husband Robin Marrazzo of Chesterfield, NJ, and Keith Leili and wife Betty; five grandchildren, Captain Robin, Zach, and Krista Leili-Marrazzo, and Summer and Kaitlyn Yarusinsky; a dear friend of the late, Ken Wilshaw; her beloved dog, Candy Cane; and her cat Baby; as well as many other family and friends.



A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday, January 11, 2019 at 11:00 AM at St. Raphael’s Church, 3500 So. Broad St., Hamilton, NJ. Burial of cremated remains will take place at a later date in Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery, Hamilton, NJ. Family will greet guests prior to mass from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at the church. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Hamilton Brenna-Cellini Funeral Home, 2365 Whitehorse-Mercerville Rd., Hamilton, NJ 08619. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her memory to American Humane, 1400 16th St. NW, Ste. 360, Washington, DC 20036 or online at www.americanhumane.org or to your local animal shelter. Please visit Lucille’s tribute page at www.brennacellinifuneralhomes.com

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609-584-8080 Brenna-Cellini Funeral Homes
2365 Whitehorse Mercerville Road
Hamilton, NJ 08619
Email: brennacellini2365@verizon.net
609-584-8080 Brenna-Cellini Funeral Homes
2365 Whitehorse Mercerville Road
Hamilton, NJ 08619
Email: brennacellini2365@verizon.net