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Ellen Rock

November 3, 2011

Ellen Rock, 56, of Bear Creek, and formerly of Blakeslee, passed away Thursday, November 3, 2011, in the Hospice Community Care Inpatient Unit of Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre.

Born in Mineola, N.Y., she was a daughter of the late George and Joan Kellerher Glover.

She was a graduate of Bergen County Technical School, class of 1973. For many years she resided in Hazlett, N.J., before relocating to Blakeslee two years ago.

Ellen was employed as a security guard for Wells Fargo, later known as Securitas.

She was a member of the Coast Guard Auxiliary and the Ladies Auxiliary of the Knights of Columbus Council 3402, Keyport, N.J., where she held various offices.

Ellen loved boating.

In addition to her parents, preceding her in death was her sister Jan Boeni.

Surviving is her husband, Greg, with whom she celebrated 25years of marriage; friend, Jen Tanne, Bear Creek; sister Patricia and her husband, John Kupillas, Milford, N.J.; brothers, William and his wife, Susan Glover, Durham, N.C.; Mark Glover, Kearney, N.J.; several nieces and nephews

Funeral services will be held 5 p.m. Sunday in the Metcalfe and Shaver Funeral Home Inc., 504 Wyoming Ave., Wyoming, with the Rev. Leo J. McKernan, of St. Monica’s Parish, officiating. Friends may call from 2 p.m. until the time of service on Sunday. Interment will be at the convenience of the family.

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