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Charlene A. Craig, Retired Staff, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, died on February 08, 2009. Miss Craig was a member of the Newark Staff. Miss Craig was an alumnus of the Class of 1978.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial service on Saturday, Feb. 28, at 12 noon in the Thiele-Reid Family Funeral Home, 585 Belgrove Dr., Kearny, N.J. 07032.

Municipal auditor in Miami Beach, formerly of Kearny Miss Charlene Ann Craig, 64, died on Feb. 8, 2009, in Miami, Fla. Charlene was a South Florida resident, moving from Kearny 30 years ago. She was a 1961 graduate of Kearny High School and a 1978 graduate of Rutgers University and then earned her MBA from Barry University in Miami in 1987. Charlene was the internal auditor for the City of Miami Beach, Fla., for 14 years. She was a volunteer for the Big Brothers Big Sisters in Miami Beach. She was the loving sister of Thomas Craig and his wife, Mary, of Toms River; the loving aunt of Susan, Laura and Jennifer; a very special niece of Laurie Bechler, and the cousin of Barbara Krentz and Linda Kresse. She will also be missed by many friends.

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In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the Amyloidosis Research Foundation, 7151 N. Main St., Suite 208, Clarkston, Mich. 48346. Condolences may be sent to the family at

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