Estella Cavorley

Visitation at Funeral Home

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday, February 28, 2019
Clayton & McGirr Funeral Home
100 Elton-Adelphia Road
Freehold Township, New Jersey, United States


9:30 am
Friday, March 1, 2019
Church Of St. Veronica
4215 Highway 9 North
Howell, New Jersey, United States

Final Resting Place

St. Rose Of Lima Catholic Cemetery
299 Freehold Englishtown Road
Freehold, New Jersey, United States

Obituary of Estella M. Cavorley

Estella M. Cavorley, 79, of Howell passed away on Friday, February 22, 2019 at Ocean Medical Center, Brick.  She was born in the Bronx and raised in the Midland Beach section of Staten Island, settling in Howell with her husband, Andrew, in 1998.  Estella worked as a bookkeeper for MetLife, Staten Island for 16 years.  She was an active member of the Howell Senior Center where she enjoyed performing in musicals and plays.  Estella enjoyed listening to music, dancing, practicing yoga, and going on long walks.  She loved to travel with her family, enjoyed celebrating the holidays, and spending time with her grandchildren who were the light of her life.  

Estella was predeceased by her husband, Andrew F. Cavorley in 2015.  She is survived by her daughter, Katherine McKendry and her husband, Brian of Howell; son, Andy Cavorley and his wife, Donna of Monmouth Junction; and four grandchildren, Nicholas McKendry, Kyle Cavorley, Kristin Cavorley, and Kelsie Cavorley.

A visitation will be held at the Clayton & McGirr Funeral Home, 100 Elton-Adelphia Road, (Route 524), Freehold Township on Thursday, February 28, 2019 from 4:00 to 8:00 PM.  Relatives and friends are invited to gather at the funeral home at 8:30 AM on Friday, March 1, 2019 for the procession to her 9:30 AM Funeral Mass at the Church of St. Veronica, 4215 Route 9, Howell.  Interment will follow in St. Rose of Lima Catholic Cemetery, Freehold.  For those who desire, memorial contributions may be made to the Howell Senior Center, 251 Preventorium Road, Howell, NJ 07731.   For information, directions, or condolence messages to the family, visit

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