Elise Swithers

Obituary of Elise Swithers

Elise Swithers, 78, of Long Valley, NJ passed away on Thursday, April 20, 2017. Elise was born on November 30, 1938 in Brooklyn, NY. She has lived in Long Valley since 1976. Elise was previously a sales clerk for Macy's in Ledgewood, NJ.

Elise was a member of the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Long Valley. She liked cats and crocheting. She loved to shop, especially for jewelry. Above all, she enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.

Elise is survived by her husband of 55 years, Michael Swithers, her children, Laura St. Martine and husband Tony, Elyse "Cindy" Sinko and husband C.J., and Michael Swithers, her grandchildren, Tim, Kirsten, Charlize and Kailey, and her brother, Walter Behnke.

A Celebration of Elise's Life will include a visitation on Sunday, April 23, 2017 from 1pm to 3pm followed by a 3pm service at the William J. Leber Funeral Home, 15 Furnace Road (Corner of Rt. 206), Chester, NJ (908) 879-3090. Interment will be held privately by the family.