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Lakely, Anne Marie April 14, 1938 - September 13, 2022

Date of Funeral

September 17, 2022

Anne Marie Lakely, age 84, died on September 13, 2022 at Care one Nursing Home in Parsippany, NJ.  She was born April 14, 1938 in Sicily, Italy. She is the daughter of the late James and Rosario Merendino.


She is survived by, one son, James Lakely, and 4 grandchildren, Selena Rodriguez, Victor Rodriguez, Leah Conklin, and Kaden Lakely.  She was pre-deceased in death by her husband, Victor Hugh Lakely and her daughter, Dawn Rodriguez


Visitation will be Friday, September 16, 2022 from 4-8pm at Cochran Funeral Home,  905 High Street, Hackettstown, N.J. 07840.


A Mass of Christian burial to Celebrate her life will be held 10:30 am on Saturday, September 17, 2022 at Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Mary, 302 High Street, Hackettstown, N.J. with Father Leopoldo Salvania officiating.  Burial is private at the request of the family.


Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Cochran Funeral Home, 905 High Street, Hackettstown, NJ 07840.


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    Sandy Snyder O'Brien says

    Jim and Family,
    I am so sorry for your loss. Your Mom was a great lady 🙂

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    June Camporini says

    So sorry to hear this sad news, our condolences to the family.
    June and Staff Panther Valley Pharmacy 🙏

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    I was sorry to hear of the passing of Anne. I did her hair a few times and she always was such a caring woman. I have some illnesses and she always told me that she would pray for me. Loved her!

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