Anna J. “Mema” Pepe, 84, of Martinsville, NJ passed away peacefully at her home on Monday, July 30, 2018 in Martinsville. Anna was raised in Berkley Heights, NJ. She resided in Springfield, NJ for 43 years, and raised three loving sons, before moving to Martinsville.
Anna is survived by her loving husband and high school sweetheart Joseph Pepe of 63 years. Their two sons, Steve Pepe and wife Beverly of New Providence, Dan Pepe and wife Cathy of Annandale. Her cherished grandchildren Kendell Leigh and her fiancé, Vincent Sposito, Steven, Daniel, and Jake Pepe. Anna’s beloved sister Mary Ellen O’Neill and husband Walter, nephew Wally and niece Patty Orlando and husband Tony. Anna is predeceased by her eldest son Joseph Pepe III in 2004.
Memorial Mass will be held at Church of The Little Flower, 110 Roosevelt Ave, Berkley Heights, NJ 07922 on Saturday, August 18, 2018 at 11:00am. In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests that donations be made to The Joseph S. Pepe III Sportsmanship Award Fund, PO Box 423, Martinsville, NJ 08836. For further information, or to light and online condolence candle please visit www.gcfuneralhome.com