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“So sorry to hear of Eleanor's passing. It's been a long time, but we did have some fun way back then. My prayers are with you all. ”
1 of 7 | Posted by: Chrissy Gempf- Flynn - Medford, NJ

“My condolences to Mrs. Purcell, Tracy and all of Eleanor's family and friends. ”
2 of 7 | Posted by: Tom Skobo - Summit, NJ - Friend

“So grateful for the time I was able to spend with her this year - had no clue it would be for the last time down here.... What a treasure she is! ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: Sandy Lockwood - Toms River, NJ

“Mrs. Purcell, Tracy and family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May the memories you have of Eleanor bring you peace and comfort now and in...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Donna and Bob Stockbridge - CA

“Mrs. Purcell, Tracy and family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May the memories you have of Eleanor bring you peace and comfort now and in...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Donna and Bob Stockbridge - CA

“We are so sorry for your loss. May your faith guide you in this time of sorrow. You are in our prayers. ”
6 of 7 | Posted by: Jim and Marilyn Jacob - Acushnet, MA

“Mrs. Purcell, Tracy, and Family, May the promise of eternal life be your comfort till you meet again with your loved one Eleanor. ”
7 of 7 | Posted by: Linda and Carl Wycka - Brandon, FL


PURCELL Eleanor M. 65 of Clifton went home to her Lord on Monday, December 24, 2012. Born in Passaic, Eleanor was a lifelong Clifton resident. A 1965 graduate of Clifton HS, she earned a degree in accounting at Seton Hall University and worked as a Management Analyst prior to her retirement. She is a member of the Emergence Congregation and a former member of the Jacksonville Chapel. Eleanor is a former member of the Audubon Society who enjoyed bird watching. She is predeceased by her father, John S. Purcell. Eleanor is survived by her mother, Eleanor (Supchac) Purcell with whom she resided, by a sister, Tracy Purcell-White of Winterport, ME, by a nephew Travis White, by two nieces, Brook-Ellen White and Rozlynne White and by a grandniece, Makalya White. Funeral services will be held Friday evening 6:30PM at Allwood Funeral Home, 660 Allwood Rd., Clifton, NJ 07012 with visiting hours from 4-7PM on Friday. Private interment will be held Saturday at Cedar Lawn Cemetery.

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