Hospital Employees Donate Coats

RAHWAY — Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Rahway employees purchased 25 children’s coats for families at Plainfield-based Homefirst, an emergency shelter that also provides temporary and permanent housing.

Phillip Schepis, Jr., 56

Phillip Schepis, Jr., 56, of Kansas City, Mo., formerly Rahway, died Wednesday, Dec. 8. Visitation will be Sunday, Dec. 12, from 3:30-5:30 p.m. at White Chapel Funeral Home, 6600 N.E. Antioch Rd., Gladstone, Mo. Funeral service to follow at 5:30 p.m.