Steven Lease

Mr. Lease, 65, of Burlington, died Oct. 23, 2012, at home. He was born in Newark and resided in Hightstown and Jackson prior to moving to Burlington 20 years ago. Mr. Lease was employed by Stop & Shop, Monroe, for more than 40 years. He was also a veteran of the U.S. Navy. He was predeceased by a daughter, Chrissy Lease; and a brother, Harry Lease. Surviving are a daughter and son-in-law, Erica and Michael Sauickie of Sicklerville; a sister and brother-in-law, Candi and John Slavik of Manahawkin; and a grandson. A chapel service with military honors was held at the Brig. Gen. William C. Doyle Veterans Cemetery, Arneytown section of North Hanover. Arrangements were by the George S. Hassler Funeral Home, Jackson. Memorial donations may be made to the Burlington County Animal Shelter, County Facilities Complex, Woodlane Road, Westampton, NJ 08060.