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425 Broad Street
Carlstadt, NJ 07072
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Ethel Butler

Ethel Patricia "Ellie" Butler (Summers)

Tuesday, November 23rd, 1943 - Thursday, March 18th, 2021
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Mother, Grandmother, and Great Grandmother Ethel Patricia Butler
(Summers), 77, (affectionately known as Ellie) of East Rutherford passed
away as the sky cried on a rainy afternoon of March 18, 2021. Prior to her
20 plus years as a resident of East Rutherford she has roots in Newark and
Nutley NJ. Ellie retired as an alcohol and substance abuse counselor
working for Runnells Hospital in Berekely Heights NJ and various other
treatment centers. She believed in the redemption of the recovery
process, as with herself an active member of Alcoholics Anonymous
member for over 40 years. Ellie participated as a member of the YMCA ,
the East Rutherford Seniors, the Kip Center in Rutherford and a
parishioner of St. Joseph’s R.C. Church in East Rutherford. She was a
tireless volunteer at the Bergen County Animal Shelter in Teterboro and
also enjoyed helping residents in need that lived in her apartment
building. Ellie was an avid reader, an animal lover, enjoyed jigsaw
puzzles and loved being with her grandchildren. Beloved mother of Joan
Porteous, George Carlson, Michael Carlson, Don Carlson and his wife
Lillian. Cherished grandmother of Thomas Chwalk, John Porteous,
Christopher Sean Porteous, Robert Carlson, Julia Carlson, Donald
Christopher Carlson and great grandmother of Thomas Chwalk, Izabella
Chwalk, Riley Carlson and Rich Sogas. Predeceased by her siblings John, Doris
and Katherine. Cremation was private. A Memorial Visitation will be held
at the Kimak Funeral Home, 425 Broad Street, Carlstadt on Tuesday,
March 23, 2021 from 2-4 and 7-9 PM. A Memorial Mass will be held in St.
Joseph’s R.C. Church, East Rutherford on Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at
10:30 AM. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Bergen
County Animal Shelter, 100 United Lane, Teterboro, NJ 07608.
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  • Visitation

    Tuesday, March 23rd, 2021 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    When
    Tuesday, March 23rd, 2021 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Location
    Kimak Funeral Home, Inc.
    Address
    425 Broad Street
    CARLSTADT, NJ 07072
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  • Second Visitation

    Tuesday, March 23rd, 2021 | 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    When
    Tuesday, March 23rd, 2021 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Location
    Kimak Funeral Home, Inc.
    Address
    425 Broad Street
    CARLSTADT, NJ 07072
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  • Service

    Wednesday, March 24th, 2021 | 10:30am
    When
    Wednesday, March 24th, 2021 10:30am
    Location
    St. Joseph's R.C. Church
    Address
    120 Hoboken Road
    EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ 07073
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    Officiant
    Fr. Joseph Meagher
  • Interment

    Location
    Private Cremation
    Address
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    CLIFTON, NJ
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James wolansky

Posted at 04:36am
It was 1986 I was drunk an in bad shape! Wanted to die! Some people at club elmora in Union took me to detox in Union memorial hospital an than I was taken to Reynolds hodpitol ! I met a woman there who got me admitted to rehab! George's mom I didn't know that's who she was I didn't even remember George! But she must have thought thus guy needs help an like a caring mom git me admitted against all odds! Helping you save my life ! Now her son is the best freind I ever had an I'm moving away from him my other freinds in recovery an my meetings were I am comfortable! I'm scared ! My mental illness is really be giving me trouble an I'm not on the right medication an I don't have someone like George's mom to Help me ! I wish u had someone like her to talk to . My mom trys . Allmist as God ! I know there's no an angel I can pray too like there was one fir me to cry to at Reynolds in 1886
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Renee Trottier

Posted at 07:40am
I was so sorry to hear the news. Ellie was a beautiful person. I think her love for animals is what bonded us. I enjoyed seeing her at the Kip Center and at the Board of Elections. She always had a kind word. Loved talking about her kids. Telling stories about her two cats. I found Salem in my yard and couldn't keep her because I had my own males who wanted to attach her. Ellie didn't hesitate. She welcomed Salem into her home and gave her love. She also shared the same vet in Lyndhurst and Focus helped when it came time for spaying. Ellie you will be truly missed by all. Your heart was so filled with love. Rest in Peace my friend until we meet again. Renee Trottier
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Posted at 04:24pm
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Danielle Barrani

Posted at 08:28am
I will always remember the conversation we had the night we got lost driving home from Roberts house. I will treasure it for the rest of my life. The promise I made you, I will keep. Love you Ellie, may you RIP. ❤️🕊🙏
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Posted at 02:19pm
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