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Amelia Marie Gorton (Walters)

September 19, 1934 ~ July 20, 2013 (age 78)


Family to do services at later date
Amelia Marie Gorton, 78, of Hazlet, passed away, Saturday, July 20, 2013, after a long illness at Arnold Walter Nursing Home, Holmdel.  Born Amelia Marie Walters in Tarentum, PA to Homer H. Walters and Amelia (Forney) Walters.  She was a waitress and a homemaker.

Amelia leaves behind three daughters, Karen Stratton of Myrtle Beach, SC; Robin Hall of Conway, SC; and Christina Cardo and husband John of Hazlet; a stepdaughter, Jean Perrillo of San Diego, CA; a daughter-in-law, Susan Walters of Kilgore, TX; 16 grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren; two sisters, Margarett Jones of Ohio and Patricia Denardo and husband Bernard of Ford City, PA; and many nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her husband of 23 years, Robert E. Gorton; two sons, Fredrick Siena and Bobby Walters; stepdaughter, Grace Thatcher; parents, Homer and Amelia Walters; four brothers, Homer, John, Jim and Walt Walters; and four sisters, Susie Walters, Mary Crissman, Florence Pitkovich and Shirley Ables.  She will be in our hearts forever.

Cremation was private.  A Memorial Service will be held at a later date.  Day Funeral Home, 361 Maple Place, Keyport was entrusted with the arrangements.  To offer the family online condolences, please visit www.dayfuneralhome.com.  

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