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Anita F. Canavari

May 20, 1926 - July 28, 2017

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Anita Frances Canavari, age 91 of Secaucus, passed away peacefully on Friday, July 28th, 2017. Born in Hoboken to the late Frank and Adeline "Lena" (Casazza) Canavari, Anita, affectionately known as Nita, was born on May 20th, 1926 and was a lifelong resident of Secaucus. Anita was the Salutatorian of her Weehawken High School class and enjoyed a successful career in payroll at the Keuffel and Esser Company. After retiring from K & E, Anita worked for the Town of Secaucus as a payroll specialist. Anita was an active member of Immaculate Conception Church and...

Anita Frances Canavari, age 91 of Secaucus, passed away peacefully on Friday, July 28th, 2017. Born in Hoboken to the late Frank and Adeline "Lena" (Casazza) Canavari, Anita, affectionately known as Nita, was born on May 20th, 1926 and was a lifelong resident of Secaucus. Anita was the Salutatorian of her Weehawken High School class and enjoyed a successful career in payroll at the Keuffel and Esser Company. After retiring from K & E, Anita worked for the Town of Secaucus as a payroll specialist. Anita was an active member of Immaculate Conception Church and the Secaucus Senior Center. She was also an avid traveler and a lover of all animals, especially dogs.
Most recently, Anita enjoyed living at Brandywine Senior Living at Mountain Ridge in Watchung. She had many wonderful friends and caregivers and enjoyed painting, crafting, music and, most of all, dancing. She will be fondly remembered for her quick wit and fantastic sense of humor. Anita is predeceased by her cousin, Anthony Ratto. She is survived by her cousins: Dr. Albert Casazza, Robert Casazza, Penny Nelson, and many loving family members and her beloved dog, Honey Bun.
Visitation will be held Thursday, August 10th, 2017 from 9-10:30AM at the Mack Memorial Home, 1245 Paterson Plank Road, Secaucus, NJ 07094. A Funeral Mass will follow immediately at Immaculate Conception Church in Secaucus. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the ASPCA. Online condolences may be offered at www.mackmemorialhome.com. MACK MEMORIAL HOME 1245 PATERSON PLANK RD SECAUCUS, NJ 07094 (201) 865-2250. WWW.MACKMEMORIALHOME.COM