Noreen Stelletell, better known as Renee, passed away at her daughter’s home on October 20, 2021. She was 91 years old. Renee was born in Morristown, NJ to Harry and Naomi Wright. She was married to Roger J Stelletell (Bud) for 49 years. He was the love of her life. She was the proud and devoted mother of four children; daughters Donna Benson, Bonnie Stelletell and sons Roger (Kathy) and Albert (Karen). She was a grandmother to nine grandchildren who were joys to her, and thirteen great grandchildren. Renee was blessed throughout her life with many wonderful friends! She loved living in her Ship Bottom home surrounded by many of these lifelong friends- often found on the beach enjoying the ocean, sun, and sand. She was a kind and gentle woman. Her family loved her beyond words and she will be missed by all.
Renee graduated from Morristown High School in 1948. Early in her married life, Renee focused on raising her family. Later, she worked at Drew University in Madison, New Jersey as their switch board operator for 10 years. She retired to her home in Ship Bottom, Long Beach Island, NJ. In her heyday, Renee was an avid reader, spending much time at her local library. She was a member of St. Francis Parish in Brant Beach. Renee loved music of all genres. It was her childhood dream to be a professional dancer. Renee and Bud were a sight to behold on the dance floor at any function.
There will be a memorial mass to celebrate her life in July of 2022.