Zulmira Antao

Zulmira J Antao (Caneira)

Saturday, January 2nd, 1954 - Friday, October 11th, 2019
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Zulmira J. (Caneira) Antao died Friday October 11, 2019 at JFK Hartwick at Edison Estates. She was 65. Zulmira was born on January 2, 1954 in Figueira da Foz, Portugal, a daughter to Maria Alice Caneira and the late Jose Caneira, immigrated to New Jersey living in Elizabeth until moving to warren in 1986 along with her husband Manual Antao. She worked as a Unit Secretary for Overlook Medical Center in Summit, NJ for 25 years before retiring in 2015. She was a communicant of the Shrine of St. Joseph in Stirling, NJ. She is survived by her mother Maria Alice Caneira, her brother Jose Caneira and his wife Tracy, her son Anthony Albuquerque, two daughters Nicole and her husband Craig Wells, and Michelle Antao, Manuel Antao, and her granddaughter Camryn Albuquerque.
Visitation will be Thursday October 17,2019 from 4-7pm at the Valley Memorial Funeral Home 1012 Valley Road, Gillette, NJ. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday October 18, 2019 at 9:00 am at the Shrine of St. Joseph 1050 Long Hill Road, Stirling, NJ. Burial will follow at St. Vincent de Paul Cemetery, Stirling, NJ. Memorial contributions may by made to Alzheimer's Foundation of America. For more information and online condolences visit valleymemorialfuneralhome.net.

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  • Visitation

    Thursday, October 17th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Thursday, October 17th, 2019 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Valley Memorial Funeral Home
    1012 Valley Rd
    GILLETTE, NJ 07933
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  • Service

    Friday, October 18th, 2019 | 9:00am
    Friday, October 18th, 2019 9:00am
    The Shrine of St. Joseph
    1050 Long Hill Rd
    STIRLING, NJ 07980
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  • Interment

    St. Vincent de Paul Cemetery
    Chestnut St
    STIRLING, NJ 07980
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Posted at 10:08am
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Posted at 03:31pm
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Patricia Caraballo

Posted at 11:14am
I love you Z and I will miss you, love yur Hospice aide Patricia

Jose Cardoso da Cruz Gomes

Posted at 11:18pm
Sincerest Condolences to my Tia Alice, Manuel, Jose Caneira, Anthony, Nicole and Michelle. May Zulmira rest in peace.
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Posted at 08:51pm
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