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Nov. 27, 2008 Atlantic County New Jersey, USA
Dorothy Helen, 75, of Pleasantville, passed away Thursday very peacefully surrounded by her loving family, after a courageous battle with cancer.
She had resided in Pleasantville her entire life.
Mrs B, as she was known by the entire Pleasantville staff and all the kids at school, was a devoted coach the early years of the Pleasantville Mighty Mites cheering squad and later on went on to coach the Pleasantville High School Cheering Squad. She worked along with Maxine Christmas and Alex Alexander, known as the famous ABC Team as a Student Relations Assistances.
She was a devoted member in early years of Pleasantville Trinity Baptist Church and went on as a member of Shore Fellowship Church.
She loved spending time with her family and in the summers camping at Lake Laure Campground and most recently at Butterfly Campground.
She married her high school sweetheart, Paul Baumgartel in 1953 and they would have celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary this Dec. 26th.
She was predeceased by parents Helen and Howard Kinsey and sister Mary Elaine.
Survivors include her husband Paul of 55 years, her daughter Judy (Skip) Ridley, son Paul H. (Karyn) Baumgartel, son Don Baumgartel, son Richie (Leslie) Baumgartel; sister-in-law Janet (George) Cramer and Kathy (Dave) Bryant; grandchildren, Donnie (Melissa), Kristi (Mike), Stevi-lynn (Matt), Ashley (Travis) Paul Justin, Jenna, Britney and Sean; great-grandchildren, Haley, Angelina, Makayla, Caleb, Mike, Kristian, Nicholas, Jonathon, Tyler and nephews, David and Daren.
Services on Monday at the Adams-Perfect Funeral Home, 1650 New Road, Northfield. Burial at the Greenwood Cemetery, Pleasantville.