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Joan H. (Heiser) Magee

February 22, 1936 ~ October 6, 2018 (age 82)

Joan H. Magee (nee Heiser), 82, of Earleville, MD passed away on October 6, 2018. Joan was born in Paulsboro and resided in West Deptford for over 30 years before moving to Earleville. She was the co-owner of Magee Locksmith in Woodbury. Joan was the choir director and organist at Colonial Manor United Methodist Church for over 50 years and at Cecilton United Methodist Church and a member of the churches Women’s Club. She was a member of the Cecilton Lion Club, the West Deptford Little Theater and was an avid bowler.

Joan is survived by her husband of 64 years John C. “Jack” Magee Jr.; children Cindy (Jim) Connelly of Woodbury Heights, Jack III (Elaine) of Thorofare & Colleen (Michael) Di Rienzo of West Deptford; sister Diane Schoettle; grandchildren Cailin (Justin) Tallent, Jamie Connelly, Carli, Kate & Michael Di Rienzo, Erin (Nick) Zorio, Kelly (Tim) Tieng, Cara (Ken) Abernathy, John IV, Kyle & Olivia Magee and great grandchildren Aida, Nicholas, Natalea, Noah & Nashville.

Visitation Wednesday 6 to 8pm & Thursday 10am until the service at 11am at DAVIS & WAGNER FUNERAL HOME 171 Delaware St. Woodbury, N.J.  Interment Eglington Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Cecilton Lions Club Charities PO Box 404 Cecilton, MD 21913, or  checks payable to Cecilton Elementary School, in care of the Music & Arts Department 251 W. Main St. Cecilton, MD 21913. Memories and condolences shared at

Donations may be made to:

Cecilton Elementary School c/o Music & Arts Department
251 W. Main St. Cecilton, MD 21913, Cecilton MD 21913

Cecilton Lions Club Charities
PO Box 404, Cecilton MD 21913

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