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Emily Beth Kotarski
Birth: Oct. 6, 1982
New Jersey, USA
Death: Feb. 20, 2003
Gloucester City
Camden County
New Jersey, USA

On February 20, 2003, at two o'clock in the morning, Emily Beth Kotarski of Gloucester City died in a house fire. She was 20 years old and a single mother.

Emily was a dedicated Girl Scout for 12 years. During those years, Emily cut the ribbon to open the Gloucester City Historical Society, helped clean the Gloucester City public parks, and aided with the annual Helping Hand Food Pantry Thanksgiving Food Drive. After graduating from senior scouting she became the leader of a Daisy troop for a year and a half.

In the year 2000, Emily received her Gold Award, the highest award for a Girl Scout to receive.

This was despite having suffered from Cerebral Palsy since birth. Emily was a special girl. Sometimes, the good do die young.


Suddenly and tragically February 20, 2003 of Gloucester City, NJ. Age 20 yrs. Loving mother of Allicen-Cait. Beloved granddaughter of Martha and the late James W. Daisey of Gloucester. Dear daughter of the late Lisa Kotarski (nee Daisey) and John Kotarski. Dear sister of Jonathan Kotarski. Also survived by her aunts Karen Voorhees and her husband Fred of Ringoes, NJ, Meg Simila and her husband Bill and Kate Daisey both of Gloucester, her niece Athena, and cousins Jim Muscatell, Billy, Sean and Mia Simila. Emily served as a Leader for the Girls Scouts of Gloucester City. Memorial services will be held at a future date to be announced at a later time. The family would appreciate memorial donations in Emily's name be made to the Allicen-Cait Custodial Fund c/o Haddon Savings Bank 201 White Horse Pike, Haddon Heights, NJ 08035.

Courier Post, February 24, 2003

Cedar Grove Cemetery
Gloucester City
Camden County
New Jersey, USA
Created by: Terry C
Record added: Sep 16, 2006
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Emily Beth Kotarski
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Emily Beth Kotarski
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Emily Beth Kotarski
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Just missing My Emily....there will never be time enough for the emptiness to feel less. Love You Forever And Always, Your Kelly
- Kellyann Adams
 Added: Feb. 25, 2016
Love and miss you Emily!Love Always And Forever,Your Kelly
- Kellyann Adams
 Added: Feb. 20, 2016
My Emily Beth,how can it be😓 I miss EVERY Detail of your Sparkly and Amazing personality!!!I know heaven's benefit is my loss but no amount of time will make me miss you less until I get to see you again in heaven😇 As always I...(Read more)
- Kellyann Adams
 Added: Feb. 20, 2015
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