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Clare A. Simko, daughter of Michael and Mary Simko (nee Gaydos), died Thursday, June 15, at her home in Hamilton Township.

Clare was born in Trenton in 1923, and lived in the area all of her life. She was a graduate of Trenton Central High School. For most of her adult life she was in sales at Mifflin Piano Co., the family music business.

She was a volunteer at St. Francis Medical Center for 24 years, and was an active member of St. John the Baptist parish in Allentown, NJ.

She was predeceased by all of her siblings: her brothers Michael, Joseph, George, and Jack; sisters Mary Bumbera, Anne Mifflin, Agnes Kostrub-Dally, and Dorothy Sikos. She is survived my many loving nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, June 27 at 7 PM at Kingston & Kemp Funeral Home, 260 White Horse Ave., Hamilton, NJ.

Relatives and friends may call from 5-7 PM at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Interfaith Caregivers of Greater Mercer County, 3635 Quakerbridge Road, Suite 16, Hamilton, NJ 08619 or, to a charity of the donor’s choice.



Elsie Muschal, 88, of Hamilton passed away Friday, June 16, 2017, at the Masonic Village at Burlington.

Born and raised in Trenton, Mrs. Muschal was a Hamilton resident for most of her adult life. She was retired from the State of NJ / Dept. of Labor and Industry, Trenton.

Elsie was a longtime devout member of St. Raphael’s Holy Angels Parish, Hamilton, and the parish’s Rosary Altar Society. She enjoyed spending time at the families’ trailer home at LBI and was a diehard Eagles and Notre Dame football fan.

Daughter of the late Balint and Susan Szathmary Smith, sister of the late John A. Smith, sister-in-law of the late Edna Smith, Jerry DeAngelo, James and Joan Smith and Jean and Don Muschal, and wife of the late Robert J. Muschal, she is survived by her daughter Janice Windsor (Sal), her grandchildren Amy Windsor (Keith) and Jason Windsor (Rachel), her sister Mary DeAngelo and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral service will be Friday, June 23, 2017, at 10:30 AM from Kingston & Kemp Funeral Home, 260 White Horse Ave., Hamilton (www.KingstonandKemp.com).

Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 AM at St. Raphael’s Church, 3500 S. Broad St., Hamilton.

Interment will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery, 1200 Cedar Lane, Hamilton.
Relatives and friends may call on Friday from 8:30 to 10:30 AM at the funeral home.