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Ellen Irene Goter

Ellen Irene Goter

Ellen Irene Goter of Collingswood, NJ, passed away on November 18, 2013, after a brief battle with cancer.

Ellen was born on March 13, 1941, in Woodworth, ND, and spent her childhood in that community until her graduation from Woodwoth High School in 1959. She attended St. John's College in Winfield, KS, following which she moved to Pennsauken, NJ, to work as a secretary/organist at Martin Luther Chapel in 1961. She continued her secretarial position for a decade and continued as organist/choir director until the end. She ended her professional career with Majck Fire Protection.

Ellen's life in New Jersey was very much centered around martin Luther Chapel where she developed strong relationships with many people. She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Esther Goter, and is survived by five brothers and sisters: Ron of Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Curtis of Tampa, FL, Dale of Wichita, SK, Arlene of St. Paul, MN, and Carol of Mosier, OR. Ellen is also survived by many cousins, with whom she maintained a close relationship all her life.

In lieu of flowers Ellen requested memorials be given to Martin Luther Chapel, 4100 Terrace Avenue, Pennsauken, New Jersey 08109.