Our Staff

Bob Fanelli, Pastoral Associate of Parish Management                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             

 

Jim Rementer, Director of Liturgy and Music
Jim has 30+ years of music ministry experience. He has been a leader of contemporary music ministry since 1979. Jim & Grace married in 1972 and they have three children. Jim plays the guitar, keyboard, flute, woodwinds, and hand percussion instruments. He has served in the roles of leader of song, cantor and director of  adult and children’s choirs. Jim has been a team member for David Haas, Gregory Norbert, and Grayson Warren Brown concerts. He has played guitar for several National Pastoral Musicians Conferences as well as being a musician for several concerts featuring John Michael Talbot and Bob Hurd. Beginning in January of 2007, Jim was a Co-Director of music ministry at Holy Name of Jesus Parish. Jim is certified as Cantor, Choir Director, and has received training from the Pastoral Liturgy Institute.

Nancy Riddell, Pastoral Associate of Faith Formation                                                                                                                                                                                                Nancy was born in Cape May Court House, NJ subsequently moving with her family to Coventry, RI, and Berwyn, PA. After marriage, she moved to Delaware and then with her family moved back to New Jersey. Nancy earned her undergraduate degree in Religious Studies, graduating Magna cum Laude at Georgian Court University in Lakewood and immediately began graduate studies as the Graduate Assistant where Nancy earned her Master’s Degree in Theology in Pastoral Ministry. During her course of study was inducted into  Alpha Lambda National Honors and Theta Alpha Kappa National Honors for Religious Studies. Throughout her career Nancy has served in leadership positions in Faith Formation for children and adults, RCIA, Youth Ministry and Intergeneration Ministry. She has served on numerous committees at both parish and diocesan levels. Nancy is currently serving on the Executive Board for C.R.E.D.O. which is the organization for Parish Catechetical Leaders in the Diocese of Camden. Nancy has two sons, Roger (deceased) who gifted us with a lovely daughter-in-law, Denise who is a pediatric nurse serving in Washington, D.C. and Ian, a career Firefighter who serves in Mercer County, NJ. Nancy currently lives in Smithville, Galloway Township where she enjoys spending time with friends, travel, reading and the arts.

Fran DeMarzio, Religious Education Administrative Assistant
Fran grew up in Paulsboro, NJ. She moved to East Greenwich Township when she and her husband were married. Fran and her family have been members of the parish for 21 years. She has been working in the Religious Education Department for 14 years. Fran has served on many parish committees and organized several fundraising events. Before being hired by Holy Name of Jesus Church, Fran ran her own successful small business while raising her two boys and volunteering as a Den Leader in Cub Scouts, Room Mother and much more. During this time she helped shape the physical, mental and emotional development of young people which lead to her interest in working with children in Religious Education. She enjoys working with the Catechists, the parents and the students. Fran was happily married to Bob DeMarzio for 33 years. Bob passed away on their wedding anniversary on 8/20/2015. Fran has 2 sons, Robert Jr. and Joseph. Robert and his wife, Tammi, have two children. Robert is a Disaster Recovery Analyst for the NJ State Police – Office of Emergency Management. Joseph works for the Justice Department in Delaware. In her limited spare time, Fran enjoys baking, crafting and spending time with her wonderful grandchildren.

Felicia Mitchell, Bookkeeper

Teresa Ruehlicke, Office Manager 
Teresa and her family have been parishioners for many years and she has volunteered as a Catechist in several different roles. Teresa initially moved to Mullica Hill with her husband, Jan and two children in 2002. Between 2005 and 2007, she and her family took up residence in Hamburg, Germany and then returned to Mullica Hill in October 2007. Teresa is originally from the Mid-West and called Illinois home for 28 years. She graduated from Illinois State University with a B.S. in Education. Teresa was a 1st Grade teacher for 4 years prior to the birth of her daughter in 1999. She had been a stay-at-home mom before joining the office staff as a part-time Office Manager in November 2015 and is currently the Full-Time Office Manager. Her son, Drew, attends Bishop Eustace Preparatory School and her daughter, Katie, is studying at Northeastern University.