Elizabeth C. Combes (nee Hughes), 79, of New Providence, NJ passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at Juniper Village in Chatham.
Born in West Orange, NJ, Betty lived most of her life in New Providence. Betty worked at the New Providence Recreation Commission and Chubb Insurance.
Betty was predeceased by her parents, John and Margaret Maloney Hughes, her husband Robert Combes, and her brother Thomas Hughes, Sr. She is survived by her sister-in-law, Linda Hughes, her nephew Thomas Hughes, Jr. and her great-nieces and nephews Jason, Holly, Wyatt and Emma (all residents of Texas), as well as many friends and neighbors.
Friends and neighbors are invited to attend a memorial service at 11:00 am on Saturday, May 4, 2013 with a visitation one hour prior to the service at the Bradley Funeral Home, 345 Main Street, Chatham, NJ. Interment is in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Hanover, NJ.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Betty’s memory may be made to the Sisters of IHM, IHM Center, 2300 Adams Avenue, Scranton, PA 18509. For more info or to send condolences to the family, visit www.www.bradleyfuneralhomes.com.