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Emma Bernardini (nee Loverz), 97, of Vineland, NJ passed away on Friday September 19, 2014 in the Inspira Medical Center, Vineland, NJ. Mrs. Bernardini was born in Philadelphia, raised in Alliance, NJ and was a 70 year resident of her beloved Vineland from which she said she would never leave. She was the wife of the late Bernard Bernardini who died in 1967. Emma was a graduate of Vineland High School Class of 1934. Before retiring, Emma was employed as an inspector in the Quality Control department of Kontes Glass Co, Vineland, NJ. Over the years Emma was a member of the Mothers Club, XYZ Club, Leisure Hour and enjoyed attending the Newfield Senior Center. Emma was also talented in needlepoint and sewing and enjoyed preparing dinners for her family. Emma is survived by her daughter & son in-law; Ann R. & Jim Straus, Deptford, NJ. Son; Bernard Bernardini, Pittsgrove, NJ. 5 grandchildren; James Straus (Rita). Stephen Straus (Megan). Thomas Straus. Gregory Straus (Sarah). Nicole Bernardini (Justin). 3 Great grandchildren; Emma and Jack Straus, Mina Straus. Relatives & friends will be received on Tuesday September 23 from 12:00 to 1:00 PM at the Pancoast Funeral Home, 676 S. Main Rd., Vineland, NJ where her funeral service will be conducted at 1:00 PM. Burial will be in the Sacred Heart R.C. Cemetery, Vineland, NJ. For those who wish in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Deborah Heart and Lung Hospital Foundation N.J. Region, P.O. Box 820, Browns Mills, NJ 08015-0820