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Andrea A. (Escapa) Benavente

May 17, 1931 ~ March 3, 2018 (age 86)

Andrea A Benavente, 86 of Keasbey, passed away on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at JFK Medical Center, Edison with her family by her side. 

Andrea was born and raised in Lima, Peru and came to Perth Amboy 34 years ago. she was a homemaker and loved spending time with family and friends. she was a parishioner of Our Lady of Fatima Church, Perth Amboy. 

She is preceded in death by her devoted husband Juan Manuel Benavente; loving daughter of Maximo and Andrea ( nee Apaza ) Escapa; dear sister of Erlinda, Josefina, Eduardo and Laura Escapa.  

Andrea is survived by  her beloved children Carlos and his wife Luz, Maritza, Elizabeth Benavente, Andrea and her husband Louis, Juan Manuel, Raul, Freddy, Eddy, Jacqueline Benavente and her husband Louis and Elisa Benavente and her husband Abel; loving sister of Jose & Laura Escapa; adored grandmother of 24 and great ~ grandmother of 24; cherished aunt of many nieces and nephews. 

We begin to leave on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at 9:15 am from the Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home, 419 Barclay Street, Perth Amboy for a funeral mass at 10 am at Our lady of Fatima Church. Interment will follow at Our Lady of Hungary Cemetery, Woodbridge. Visiting is on Tuesday from 5 ~ 9 pm. 

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