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Josephine M.

November 25, 1921 – November 12, 2018

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Obituary for Josephine M. Balogh

Josephine M. Balogh of Warminster, PA., passed away on Monday November 12, 2018 at Anne’s Choice in Warminster. She was 96 years old.

Josephine was born in Newark, NJ, and she was the daughter of the late Gaetano and Petrina Mingoia. Josephine was the wife of the late Joseph Balogh.

Josephine had attended East Side High School, in Newark, New Jersey. She had spent more than 40 years in banking and retired from the National State Bank in Rahway New Jersey. She was the first female teller in New Jersey when she was first employed in banking and was very proud of that achievement. She became a head teller and later a loan officer.

Josephine was a church organist and choir director at the Hungarian Reform Church in Woodbridge, Rahway First Baptist Church and the First Baptist Church of Toms River. She was a member of the Rahway First Baptist Church, the First Baptist Church of Toms River and Hatboro Baptist Church. She loved bus trips and traveling in the US with her friends and family. She was a member of the Highlanders and the choir at the church in Toms River. She was devoted to her family and dearly loved them all. She loved opening her home to family and friends for dinners, especially at the holidays. She was an accomplished seamstress and loved to sew and crochet.

Josephine is survived by her children Judy McLaughlin and Donald J. Balogh (Sarah). She was the sister of Santa Gruhler, and Guy Mingoia (Betty). Josephine was also survived by her grandson Jeff McLaughlin (Catherine) and her great grandchildren Noah, Henry and Alice McLaughlin, and her nieces Debbie Harris, Sharon Stine, Lynda Glenn; nephews David Mingoia, Bill Balog, Dan Balog, Jules Balog and many great-nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held at 11:00pm on Friday November 16, 2018 at the Ocean County Memorial Park in Toms River NJ.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be sent to America's Keswick americaskeswick.org

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Friday November 16, 2018 11:00am
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Ocean County Memorial Park 1722 Silverton Road Toms River NJ., 08753

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Ocean County Memorial Park 1722 Silverton Road Toms River NJ., 08753