Vanessa Lynn English

October 13, 1986 - June 21, 2012

Vanessa Lynn English

October 13, 1986 - June 21, 2012


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Buying flowers from us ensures that your order will be fulfilled through working with a network florists that are trusted by local funeral homes and recognized partners of the funeral industry. A customized message, along with a photo of your selected arrangement will remain in perpetuity within this memorial website. This service also includes “Smart Select” whereby the store notifies you if your floral selection has already been selected by another sender. This allows you the opportunity to choose a different product to ensure the family has a beautiful and unique selection of unique floral arrangements.

The price of these selections also includes the funeral home’s care of the flowers after the funeral and the delivery to the family or facility of choice where they can be rearranged and enjoyed by others for a longer period.

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The solitude and quiet peace of a flickering candle has long been a symbol of remembrance. Each candle lit will remain lit within this memorial website for the period you select. Your thoughtful gesture will be captured both in the candle as well as listed in perpetuity within the tributes section.

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Circle of Life

In today’s changing world with climate change and environment concerns, “Honoring a Life” allows for family and friends to plant a memorial tree in honor of their loved one and friend. The purchase of a tree creates a beautiful permanent record on the Honoring a Life website, Each tree is planted through the efforts of Forestry Services throughout North America who determine where the greatest needs for reforestation are. Once planted, the geographical location where the tree is planted will be added to the record. A beautiful card is also sent to the family signifying your thoughtful gesture.

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Obituary for Vanessa Lynn English

Vanessa Lynn English, 25, of Mays Landing, beloved daughter, sister, and aunt, passed unexpectedly on Thursday, June 21st, 2012. Vanessa was born on October 13, 1986, and was a lifelong resident of Atlantic County. She was a graduate of Atlantic County Institute of Technology, where she was a member of the National Technical Honor Society, won ‘Best Personality’, the English Literature award, and the Spanish language award. Vanessa’s passion for helping others led her to complete a bachelor’s degree in Social Work from Richard Stockton State College in 2009. She volunteered at the ARC of Atlantic County and worked for over two years as the Executive Secretary to President of Atlantic Cape Community College. Vanessa was currently employed at a local real estate office.

Vanessa is survived by her mother, Teresa English of Egg Harbor City; her father, Dale English and his fiancée Kathy Mazzeo of Brigantine; her sister and brother-in-law, Rachel and Robert Peterson III and their sons Robert IV and Jared of Mays Landing, her fiancé Kenny Price, her aunt Kate English, of Noosa, Australia, and other relatives.

Relatives and friends are invited to celebrate her memory on Wednesday, June 27th from 6-8 PM, at the Boakes Funeral Home, 6050 Main St., Mays Landing.

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