Scholarship fund established to honor late principal

Scholarship fund established to honor late principal

Assumption Regional School principal Mary Ellen Schurtz, who retired on June 29, 2017, died July 17 after a battle with cancer. The South Jersey Catholic Schools community extends prayers and condolences to her mother Eleanor Roken; husband Tom; children Thomas Jr. (Rannette), Kathleen, Robert (Jamie), and Stephen (Julianne); grandchildren Samantha, Summer and Saylor; and to her siblings.

“Mary Ellen was a dedicated, inspirational educator,” said Catholic Schools Superintendent Mary Boyle. “She was determined to finish her work here, the ultimate ‘good and faithful servant.’”

A scholarship fund has been established in Mary Ellen Schurtz’ name. For more information and to donate, go to https://arcsgalloway.org/schurtz-scholarship/

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