Doris Jean Challender

Roebling: Doris Jean Challender, age 96 of Roebling passed away Sunday, February 3, 2019 in Virtua Health and Rehabilitation Center, Lumberton Township. Mrs. Challender was born in Roebling and was the daughter of the late Clarence and Bertha Reiker Borden. Doris resided in Roebling most of her life with the exception of a few years when she resided in Hedding. After Roebling, she moved to The Clare Estates in Bordentown. She was a 1940 graduate of Bordentown High School. Mrs. Challender was a member of Holy Assumption Church and former member of the Holy Assumption School PTA. She was predeceased by her husband, Paul J. Challender Sr., sons, Paul J. Challender Jr. and his wife Judy and David Challender and his wife Bunny and her sister, Bertha Winzinger. She is survived by her children, Thomas Challender (Sandy), Anne Dempster (Al), Jean Pennacchi (Jim), Theresa Allen (Bill), Rose Lippincott and Joyce Brown (Rich), 23 grandchildren, many great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday 11:00 AM at Holy Assumption Church, 1290 Hornberger Avenue, Roebling. Friends may call Wednesday from 9:00 AM until church departure at Koschek and Porter Funeral Directors, 1115 Hornberger Avenue, Roebling, NJ. Interment will be in Holy Assumption Cemetery, Roebling. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Samaritan Hospice, 5 Eves Drive, Suite 300, Marlton, NJ 08053 or kindly give Mass intentions. Condolences may be sent to www.koschekandporterfuneralhome.com