Anna M (Matuska) GandyMay 24, 1922 ~ August 20, 2017 (age 95)
Anna Doris Gandy gave her soul to Jesus Christ on Sunday, August 20, 2017. She departed this life at home in Perth Amboy, with her family at her side. She was 95 years of age and will be remembered as a kind and gentle woman.
Anna was a graduate of Perth Amboy High School and Columbia & Lee Business School in New York City. She retired from NJ Bell Telephone (Verizon) after many years of service and was a member of the NJ Bell Pioneers.
Anna was a parishioner of Most Holy Name of Jesus Parish at Holy Trinity Church and a member of the Holy Trinity Seniors, Perth Amboy.
Anna was predeceased by her beloved husband Edward in 1994, her parents Michael and Anna Matuska and her sister Elizabeth Kaminski.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law Edward and Deborah and by her daughter Patricia; cousins Richard Shaw and his wife Jean, Beatrice Schwartz and her husband Charles and many nieces, nephews, caring friends and neighbors.
We will begin to leave on Thursday, August 24, 2017 at 9:15 from the Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home 419 Barclay street, Perth Amboy for a funeral mass at 10am at Most Holy Name of Jesus parish at Holy Trinity Church. Internment will follow at Holy Trinity Cemetery. Visitation on Wednesday from 4 ~ 8pm.
Sincere thanks to all of Anna's Doctors and office staff and to all her hospice nurses, especially Terese Marino RN, for her devoted care.