Terry Gillis passed away peacefully at home after a long illness. Terry was born in Philadelphia. She graduated from Little Flower Catholic High School for Girls and was the recipient of the Chemistry Award. She pursued chemistry at Manor Junior College and St. Joseph's University, and graduated with a Bachelor Degree in Science. While still in College, she began work as a chemist at Rohm and Haas. She worked for over thirty years at Rohm and Haas, moving from the lab into Sales and Marketing, specializing in Industrial Coatings.
Terry was a devout Roman Catholic. She was the second oldest of the six children of Robert and Kathleen Gillis. She was predeceased by three siblings, Catherine Doyle, Francis J. Gillis, and Michael Gillis. She leaves behind a brother, Robert Gillis, and sister-in-law, Connie, brother-in-law William Doyle, Sr., sister-in-law, Maryanne Widmayer, and sister, Laura Moss, and her husband, John Moss. She also leaves devoted nieces, nephews, grand nieces and nephews, and friends.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, April 18, 2017 from 7:00 to 9:00 PM and again Wednesday, April 19, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM at the Weber Funeral Home, 112 Broad Street, Riverton, NJ 08077. Her Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 10:30 AM at Sacred Heart Church, 103 Fourth Street, Riverton, NJ 08077. Burial will be held privately. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to Sacred Heart Church. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.weberfuneralhomeinc.com