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Sean Christian Keville
Sean Kenville
It is with great sorrow that we report the passing of brother, Sean Christian Keville from complications of Covid-19 on Wednesday April 8th at University Hospital, Newark, NJ. Sean was born on December 25, 1972 in Bryn Mawr, PA and was a resident of New Providence with his wife Madeline and daughter Maggie.
Sean was a Division III All-American quarterback at Moravian College in Bethlehem, PA, where he set numerous records. He went on to earn an MBA from Fordham University and later his CFA Charter. His professional career began at Morgan Stanley, where he also met the love of his life, his future wife Madeline. Sean joined R Seelaus & Co. in Chatham where he held the position of Senior Vice President.
Sean loved attending his daughter Maggie’s school events, dance recitals and competitions, always encouraging her to do her best. His love of football never waned, following local teams and often seen attending his nephews’ games. Though joining a family of Giant fans, he remained a die hard Philadelphia Eagle fan.
Sean is survived by his wife Madeline (nee Kissane), his adoring daughter Maggie, his mother Patricia Keville and her husband Bob Weaver, siblings Kimberley (Jim) Logan and Ryan (Amber) Keville as well as the entire Kissane family. In lieu of flowers,  Donations can be made in trust for Maggie’s education

Wildwood Convention Cancelled

Unfortunately the Wildwood Convention is canceled this year. We were all looking forward to spending time together, visiting with friends from other lodges and marching in the parade. Next year everything will be bigger and better!

Elks’ Scholarship Deadlines Extended

NJ Elks Vocational Scholarship deadline for submission will be extended from May 15 to June 15.

NJ Elks Family Scholarship timeline will be slightly modified. Application must be to the Sponsoring Elks lodge secretary by June 30 (a two-week extension). Judging will take place by mid-August and all applicants will be notified via email as to their status by August 24.

Click here to download the application.

Summit Lodge 1246 donated 2,000 pairs of latex gloves to Overlook Hospital this past weekend via the Summit EMS to help with the COVID-19 pandemic.

But the Atlantic Health System still needs more protective gear and maybe you can help. They are looking for N95 Masks, eye protectors, other masks, gloves and gowns to protect our brave health care workers who are fighting COVID-19 on our behalf.

If you think you can help, or know someone else who can, please log in to their website at for more information. Donation bins are available.

Thank you for your help and please be safe!

Fraternally yours,

Rick Wolffe

Mike Helmer