For the week of April 18

George E. Walton Sr., Margaret V. Acton, Linda L. Gaskill, Marion Goodwin Chiorello, Dante Salamandra, Grace Mongiardo,

George E. Walton Sr.
   PLUMSTED — George E. Walton Sr., 74, died Friday, April 12, at Community Medical Center, Toms River.
   Born in New Egypt, he was a lifelong area resident.
   Mr. Walton had been a mechanic for Lehigh Valley Dairies, Bordentown, a driver for Johanna Farms, Flemington, and a delivery man with Norman Bright Farm Equipment, New Egypt, and R.W. Tire, Bordentown. A Navy veteran, he served aboard the USS Valley Forge during World War II. He was a member of Plumsted Presbyterian Church and a NASCAR fan.
   He is survived by his wife, Helen Walton; three sons and daughters-in-law, George Jr. and Carol Walton of Jacobstown, Ronald and Julie Walton of Jacobstown and James and Dawn Walton of Columbus; two daughters and a son-in-law, Mary Ann and Dennis Tilghman of New Egypt and Janice Walton of Pleasantville; three stepsons, William Wilkins and wife Lori of New Egypt, Robert Wilkins of New Egypt and Charles Wilkins and wife JoAnn of Cookstown; a brother and sister-in-law, Ralph and Dorothy Walton of New Egypt; 17 grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.
   Funeral was at Tilghman Funeral Home, 52 Main St., New Egypt, with the Rev. Alaina Walton officiating.
   Burial was in Jacobstown Cemetery.
   Memorial contributions may be made to Plumsted Presbyterian Church, 14 Front St., New Egypt, N.J. 08533; or New Egypt First Aid Squad, P.O. Box 368, New Egypt, N.J. 08533.
Margaret V. Acton
   BRISTOL TOWNSHIP, Pa. — Margaret V. Acton, 96, died Thursday, April 11, at Silver Lake Center.
   Born in County Mayo, Ireland, she lived in Trenton and Toms River before moving to Bristol.
   She retired after many years as a hand engraver with Lenox Porcelain Co., Trenton.
   She was a member of the Ancient Order of Hibernians Ladies Auxiliary and the Senior Citizens Club of Manchester.
   Daughter of the late James and Kate Freenay Kearns and wife of the late James J. Acton Sr., she is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, James J. Jr. and Theresa Acton of Hamilton Square, and Thomas J. and Lorraine Acton of Robbinsville; eight grandchildren, Michael, Jimmy, Joseph, Maureen, Christine, Cynthia, Lynn and Thomas; four great-grandchildren, Michael, Jacob, James and Courtney Nicole; and other relatives in the United States and Ireland.
   Mass of Christian burial was celebrated at St. Anthony’s Roman Catholic Church, 626 S. Olden Ave., Hamilton.
   Burial was in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Hamilton.
   Memorial contributions may be made to The ARC of Mercer, 180 Ewingville Road, Trenton, N.J. 08638.
Linda L. Gaskill
   PEMBERTON TOWNSHIP — Linda L. Gaskill, 50, died Tuesday, April 9, at Virtua-Memorial Hospital of Burlington County, Mount Holly.
   Born in Lakehurst, she lived in Medford before moving to Browns Mills 33 years ago.
   She is survived by her parents, Joseph and Leona Zlinsky; her husband, James H. Gaskill Sr.; three sons and daughters-in-law, William and Carol Zlinsky of Atco, James Jr. and Shannon Gaskill of Pemberton and Michael and Tiffany Gaskill of New Egypt; three brothers and two sisters-in-law, Michael and Debbie Zlinsky of Browns Mills, Mark Zlinsky of Browns Mills and Joseph and Tina Zlinsky of Bensalem, Pa.; three sisters, Victoria Murray of Browns Mills, Patricia Brower of Pemberton and Sharon Salone of Corpus Christi, Texas; three grandchildren, Ryan, Amanda and Anthony; and nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
   Funeral was at Mathis Funeral Home, 58 N. Main St., Medford.
   Burial was in Baptist Cemetery, Medford.
Marion Goodwin Chiorello
   UPPER FREEHOLD — Marion Goodwin Chiorello, 58, died Tuesday, April 9, at Capital Health System at Mercer hospital, Trenton.
   Born in Kingston, Pa., she lived in Ewing and Hamilton before moving to Cream Ridge.
   Mrs. Chiorello graduated from Ewing High School and was a hairstylist and homemaker.
   She was a member of Holy Angels Roman Catholic Church, Trenton, and bowled with her husband in a mixed foursome league.
   Daughter of the late Arthur and Alice Smith Goodwin, mother of the late Melissa Chiorello and sister of the late Sandra Bratton, she is survived by her husband of 34 years, Kenneth Chiorello; two daughters, Teri Ann and Brenda Lee Chiorello, both of Hamilton; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Jerry Chiorello, Mary Centomain and Connie Hice, all of Trenton, Frank and Fran Chiorello, Anthony and Frances Chiorello, James and Vilma Chiorello and Roy and Julie Chiorello, all of Hamilton, Ronald and Marietta Chiorello of Burlington, Dorothy Bacso of Lawrenceville, Shirley and Jack Koches of Pittstown and Richard Chiorello of San Jose, Calif.; and nieces, nephews and other relatives.
   Funeral Mass was celebrated at Holy Angels Roman Catholic Church.
   Burial was private.
   In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Holy Angels Roman Catholic Church, 1733 S. Broad St., Trenton, N.J. 08610. Arrangements are by Gruerio Funeral Home, Trenton.
Dante Salamandra
   TRENTON — Dante Salamandra, 90, died Tuesday, April 9, at home.
   Born in Trenton, he was a lifelong resident.
   He retired as an inspector with General Motors Corp., Ewing, after 30 years. He was a member of the Monteleonese Society and Church of St. Joachim, and a former member of the church’s senior citizens club.
   Son of the late Rosato and Marianna Brandani Salamandra, he is survived by his wife of 66 years, Euridice "Irene” Angelucci Salamandra; three daughters and two sons-in-law, Mary Ann Coluccio of Yardville, Theresa and Anthony Rosati of Hamilton and Rosalie and Michael Guido of Robbinsville; a brother and sister-in-law, Tito and Irma Salamandra of Robbinsville; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.
   Funeral was from Gruerio Funeral Home, 311 Chestnut Ave.
   Funeral liturgy was celebrated at Church of St. Joachim, Butler Street.
   Burial was in Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery, Hamilton.
   Memorial contributions may be made to Samaritan Hospice, 5 Eves Drive, Suite 300, Marlton, N.J. 08053.
Grace Mongiardo
   MILLSTONE — Grace Mongiardo, 87, of Clarksburg died March 29 at CentraState Medical Center, Freehold Township.
   Mrs. Mongiardo was born in Reggio Calabria, Italy, and had lived in Suffren, N.Y., before moving to Clarksburg 26 years ago.
   Mrs. Mongiardo was a seamstress. She was a communicant of St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Perrineville and a member of the Millstone Township Senior Citizens Club.
   She was the widow of Bruno Mongiardo, who died in 1968.
   She is survived by a son, Gerald N. Mongiardo and two daughters, Donna Napolitano and Blena Chiarchiaro, all of Clarksburg; five grandchildren, Kimberly Ann Chiarchiaro, Caesar Napolitano, Christiana Chiarchiaro, Melissa Baggitt, and Melanie Napolitano; and two great grandchildren, Samantha and Kyle.
   Funeral liturgy was celebrated at St. Anthony’s Roman Catholic Church, Nanuet, N.Y.
   Interment was in St. Anthony’s Cemetery, Nanuet.