Died: February 12, 2014
Anne E. Armstrong ( nee Poland ) 82 of Fanwood, died Wednesday February 12, 2014 at Overlook Hospital in Summit. Funeral 10 am, Monday February 17, 2014, from the Rossi Funeral Home 1937 Westfield Avenue Scotch Plains NJ, Funeral Mass 10:30 am at St Bartholomew the Apostle Church in Scotch Plains. Visitation will be 2-5 pm on Sunday February 16, 2014 at the Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St.Francis of Assisi Parish 4700 Long Beach Blvd. Brant Beach NJ 08008, or the Susan G. Komen Foundation 785 Springfield Avenue Summit, NJ 07901. Anne was born and grew-up in Rahway,NJ, lived in Clark and Manahawkin prior to settling to Fanwood in 2013. Anne worked for Merck & Co. in Rahway and was responsible for Man Power Tracking, for 35 years retiring in 1986. In 2002 she was honored with a Ceremony of Welcoming into the St. Francis of Assisi Fraternity Secular Franciscan Order in Brant Beach, NJ. Anne loved her independence and spending time with her family. She was a member of the choir at St.Francis of Assisi Church in Brant Beach. She was proud to serve on the board of homeowners association at the Atlantic Hills Association in Manahawkin. Anne was predeceased by her husband Wallace(89'), her brothers Jack & Dick and sister Jane Giannechini. Surviving are her loving children Liz Arnold (Dennis), Robert (Terri), and Meg Schurtz (Hank). Caring Grandchildren Lauren (Bijal),Michael (Lori), Julianne (Joel), Allyson, Kristen, Kelly and Matthew, Cherished great grandchildren Brandon,Ashlyn,Jack,Nick,Ryan & Kyle. Brothers Bill and Bob, sister Patricia McCarthy and many close and special Nieces & Nephews.