Ellie Ruszkai

Ellie H. "Ellie" Ruszkai (Owens)

Monday April 14, 1930 - Saturday May 30, 2020
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Ellie H. Ruszkai, (nee Owens), age 90, of West Deptford passed away Saturday, May 30, 2020. Ellie was a 1948 Paulsboro HS Graduate and retired from NJ Bell Telephone after 33 years. She was married 72 years to her loving husband John. They originally lived in Wenonah before moving to Naples, FL in 1986. They moved back to West Deptford, NJ in 2001 to be close to family again. Ellie was a member of the Telephone Pioneers of America and The West Deptford Womens Club. She loved to play poker and entertain family and friends.

Ellie is survived by her loving husband, John P. Ruszkai; daughters, April Potts (Donald) of Wenonah and Levia Driscoll (Byron) of West Deptford; grandsons, Gary Potts (Kristin), Bryson and Justin Driscoll; and great grandsons, Evan and Dylan Potts. She was predeceased by her brother, Joe Higgins.

Funeral Services will be private.

Donations can be made to The Diabetes Foundation, Inc., 411 Hackensack Ave., Hackensack, NJ 07601 or
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    Gloucester County Veterans Cemetery
    240 N. Tuckahoe Road
    Williamstown, New Jersey 08094
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    Father Raymond P. Gormley


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