In loving memory of

Anna R. Panarello
August 8, 1940 - July 20, 2022

Anna R. Panarello (nee Jelonek), on July 15, 2022, of Williamstown; formerly Mt. Ephraim. Age 81.

Beloved wife of Philip Panarello. Devoted mother of Deborah Kirk and Lawrence Grier IV (Nicole). Loving grandmother of Brittany Kirk and Holly Kirk and great grandmother of Kai Kirk-Kennedy. Dear sister of Louise Smith and Jackie Parker. Step-mother of Tina Panarello, Denise Panarello, and the late Philip Panarello III. Aunt of Curry Smith Jr., Deneen Smith, many Grier family nieces and nephews. Step grandmother of 11. Also survived by many cousins and friends.

Anna loved horseback riding, dancing, and cooking. She was a fun-loving woman who will be missed by all who loved her.

There will be a viewing from 10am to 11am Friday, July 22 at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Funeral service 11am at the funeral home. Interment St. Joseph's Cemetery, Chews Landing.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Anna's memory to the National Kidney Foundation, 1900 Market Street, Suite 800, Philadelphia, PA 19103.


Mary wrote on Jul 22, 2022:

"I remember her as a beautiful woman with spirited eyes and a welcoming smile which she passed on to Debbie and Larry. My sincere condolences to her entire family. Rest in peace sweet lady."

Lisa Vance Jr wrote on Jul 20, 2022:

"I have very fond memories of Anna as a child! Spending lots of summers at her home fishing, crabbing and boating! She welcomed me as part of her family and those childhood memories I will cherish forever! She was a very special lady! Kind hearted, witty, and always made you smile! Our loss was definitely Heavens gain! You will forever be in my heart and in my mind Aunt Anna! I love you! "

Lisa Brooks wrote on Jul 20, 2022:

"To Anne's family: I am so sorry that you lost such a beautiful, vibrant and lovely lady. It was my pleasure to know her for more than 40 years and share many occasions and vacations down the shore with her. She will be missed. I am truly heartbroken for your loss." wrote on Jul 20, 2022:

"To family of Anna, So sorry to hear of Ann?s passing we always remember her as such a fun loving & caring person. She was just a pleasure to be around! She?s walking streets of Gold with Our Lord and all her family who has gone before her ! Rest In Peace cousin Ann ??love Sissy & Sonny"