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Gloria Fern (Grant) Anghilante

May 26, 1929 ~ February 6, 2020 (age 90)


Gloria Fern (Grant) Anghilante 90 Of Chicopee MA. 121 Partridge Lane, died Thursday, February 6, 2020 at the home of her daughter in Newton, North Carolina after a valiant battle with cancer. She was predeceased by her husband Fred Anghilante, in 2005. Gloria was born in Claremont, NH, daughter of the late Flora C. Montague and Perley H. Grant.  Mildred, the only sister, predeceased her.

Gloria loved her family, daughter Linda Shields and husband Frederick of Newton N.C.; son Frederick and wife Dawn , son Dennis ; son Raymond and wife Cheryl, daughter Lisa Janulewicz and husband John, all of Massachusetts.

Also remaining to cherish her memory are 10 grandchildren; Emory, Eugenia, Adam, Derek, Claire, Denise, Austin, Raquel, Jennifer, David; and 9 great grandchildren also nieces, nephews, friends.

Gloria enjoyed reading, dancing, swimming, crocheting, games, puzzles, a competitive card game and a good funny prank.  She will be missed all who knew her.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday February 13 at Curran Jones Funeral Home West Springfield MA Burial will follow at Hillcrest Park Cemetery in Springfield, Massachusetts.

In lieu of flowers, donations would be appreciated at Carolina Caring Hospice in Catawba County, 3975 Robinson Road, Newton, NC 28658.

Please sign the online guestbook at The Anghilante family has entrusted arrangements to Jenkins Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Newton 828-464-1555.

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