Ethel May Lundberg

Ethel May (Simmons) Lundberg, 90, of Vineland, passed away on Thursday evening May 1, 2014, at the N.J. Veterans Memorial Home, Vineland, NJ.

Born in Follansbee, WV, she was the daughter of the late Carl Raymond and the late Catherine (Lanigan) Simmons. She was raised in Follansbee and had been a resident of Vineland since 1943. She served her country as a member of the U.S. Army W.A.Cs in Cleveland, OH. Mrs. Lundberg was payroll supervisor for the Vineland Board of Education for over 18 years and later worked for the Vineland Education Association as the office manager before retiring after 17 years of service. Ethel was an avid reader.

Wife of the late H. Arthur Lundberg, mother of the late Terry Lundberg and sister of the late Carlene Reese and Edward (Cy) Simmons. She is survived by her two children, Gloria Lundberg and Michael Mellor, of Douglassville, Pa., and Robert Lundberg and his wife, Mary, of Vineland; one brother, Carl Simmons, of Seattle, WA; two sisters, Gloria Kotur of Wintersville, OH, and Betty Lou Bigley of Reno, NV; sister-in-law Evelyn Simmons, Weirton, WV; two grandchildren; Stephanie Burns and her husband, Jason, and Jennifer Girimonte and her husband, Stephen; three great- grandchildren, Jeremy and Jesse Burns and Ella Girimonte.

Relatives and friends will be received on Tuesday evening from 7-9 p.m. and again on Wed. from 10-11 a.m. at the Pancoast Funeral Home, 676 S. Main Rd., Vineland, N.J. where her funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Interment will be in Siloam Cemetery, Vineland.

In lieu of flowers, the family request memorial donations be sent to the Vineland Education Association’s Scholarship Fund, C/O Vineland Education Association Office, 727 Elmer St., Vineland, NJ 08360 or to the charity of your choice. To e-mail condolences and or tributes, please visit