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Elizabeth I. Thorney

June 2, 1926 - August 5, 2019



Service Date: August 10, 2019

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Obituaries » Elizabeth I. Thorney


Elizabeth I. (nee-Ogilvie) Thorney, 93, passed away on Monday, August 5, 2019 at Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin.

She was born in Schenectady, New York. She grew up in North Arlington and lived in the Glacier Hills section of Parsippany for over 50 years before moving to Mt. Tabor three years ago.

Elizabeth was a dedicated homemaker and attended Every Nation Church of N.J. in Parsippany and was a member of the Mt. Tabor Country Club.

She was predeceased by her beloved husband, George E. in 2003, and her son David in 1994.

Survivors include her son, Edward R. and his wife Jill; her daughters: Allison E. Zilinskis and her husband Jeff, and Dorothy T. Flanagan and her husband Jim; her four cherished grandchildren: Dawn Taylor and her husband Rhys, Kathryn Ferguson and her husband Ian, and Jeffrey and David Zilinskis; her four treasured great grandchildren: Ryan Taylor and his wife Jacqueline, and Kylie, Kelsie, and Kirsten Taylor; and several nieces and nephews.

Relatives & friends are invited to attend her funeral service to be offered on Saturday, August 10, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at Restland Memorial Park Chapel, 77 Deforest Ave, E. Hanover. Interment to follow. Visiting hours will be on Friday from 4-8 p.m. at Par-Troy Funeral Home, 95 Parsippany Rd, Parsippany, 973-887-3235,