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Obituary for Anne Dolores Carluccio (McCarthy)

Anne Dolores Carluccio died Easter Sunday morning on April 12, 2020 in Bridgewater, NJ where she resided as a resident of Brandywine Assisted Living. She was 80.
Anne was born in Newark, NJ on August 29, 1939 a daughter to the late Helen (Neary) and John McCarthy living in Newark, East Orange and Union, before moving to Watchung from 1989 – 2015, then moving to Bridgewater.
She was a graduate of Barringer High School in Newark, NJ and was a homemaker focused on her son Daniel and his children whom she routinely babysat during their younger years. An avid cook she enjoyed making food for family and friends, and had quite the collection of cookbooks, which she customarily gave as gifts along with all types of kitchen gadgetry. She also became a passionate on-line shopper and bought many presents for all her friends and family.
She was predeceased by her husband Daniel Carluccio in 1995 and 2 children Mary Ellen in 1962, and Christopher in 1975.
Anne is survived by her son Daniel J. Carluccio and Karen Jannarone Solimani, her brother Jack McCarthy and her 3 grandchildren Carissa, Breanne and Michael.
A virtual visitation will be held Thursday 12:00 PM on a Zoom invitation. A memorial visitation and funeral mass will be held at a later date to be announced. Arrangements are under the direction of the Valley Memorial Funeral Home Gillette, NJ. For information and online condolences visit
The family has also expressed that in lieu of flowers that donations be made in Anne’s name to the following:
Stein Hospice at The Wilf Campus: