Virginia Anne "Jill" Wedde-Elek

April 21, 1942 - February 13, 2020
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Virginia Anne “Jill” Wedde-Elek, 77, formerly of Spring City, passed away February 13, 2020 at 4:49 PM in Mifflin Center, Shillington where she was a resident since January 30, 2018. Born in Philadelphia, she was a daughter of the late Edward Z. and Muriel V. (Reahm) Tomlinson. Jill worked as a Registered Nurse at various hospitals in the Philadelphia area until retirement when she was able to put her focus and love on her family. She is a graduate of Abington High School and the Coatesville Hospital School of Nursing where she received her RN certification. She was a former member of Washington Memorial Chapel, Valley Forge. She loved her family, especially her grandkids, and her dogs. Jill enjoyed music, old classic black & white movies, and could never say no to a Coke, Diet Dr. Pepper or Ginger Ale. She is survived by her loving children – Christopher Scott Bacon husband of Amy Bacon of Lansdale, PA. Melissa Anne Hinkle of Mohnton, Steven Elek IV, husband of Kanchana Elek of Suffolk, VA and Peter Christian Elek, husband of Tonya Nicole Elek of Sterling, VA; her brother – Edward G. “Skip” Tomlinson, husband of Karen Tomlinson of Avon, CT; and her 9 grandchildren – Emily, Maranda, Madolyn, Samantha, Robert, Thomas, Madeliene, Christian and Augustus. Celebration of Life service will be held on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at 2:00 PM at Washington Memorial Chapel, Route 23 at Valley Forge National Historical Park, P.O. Box 98, Valley Forge, PA 19481. Father Chris Exley, Rector will officiate. Interment private. Please remember Jill by making contributions to Washington Memorial Chapel at the address above in lieu of flowers. The Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., Shillington, is assisting the family.

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Date: Saturday, February 22, 2020

Time: 2:00 pm

Washington Memorial Chapel


Route 23 at Valley Forge National Historial Park
Valley Forge, PA 19481

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Father Chris Exley, Rector will officiate


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Born: April 21, 1942
Died: February 13, 2020

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CAPT Joon Yun posted on 2/21/20

The entire Navy family at Navy Medical Forces Atlantic morns with our good friend and colleague, LCDR Steven Elek. May your mother rest in peace. Our sincerest condolences,