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Anita Muzzi Mellaci

February 10, 1919 ~ June 30, 2017 (age 98)
Anita Muzzi Mellaci, 98, of Red Bank passed away at home on June 30. She worked at Savage Clothing until her retirement, and was a communicant of St. Anthony’s Roman Catholic Church in Red Bank. Mrs. Mellaci was born in Amaroni, Italy, in 1919, and lived there before moving to Red Bank in 1961.
Mrs. Mellaci is predeceased by her beloved husband Salvatore; her son, Anthony Mellace; and her daughter, Maria Chesson. She is survived by her daughters, Ausilia Marra and her husband John of Little Silver, Sandra Kane and her husband John of Middletown, her son, Luigi (Lou) Mellace of Red Bank, and her daughter Rose Van Brunt and her husband Bob of West Long Branch. She is also survived by her grandchildren; Sal, Angela, Susanna, Rob and Jesse, and great-grandchildren Ricky, Ava, Gianna, and Landon.

Visitation will be at John E. Day Funeral Home at 85 Riverside Avenue in Red Bank on Sunday, July 2nd from 4-8PM. A Mass of Christian burial will be at 10AM at St. Anthony’s R.C. Church on Monday, July 3rd followed by Burial at Bay View Cemetery in Leonardo, Middletown.

 Service Information

July 2, 2017

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
John E. Day Funeral Home
85 Riverside Avenue
Red Bank, NJ 07701

July 3, 2017

10:00 AM to TBD
St. Anthony of Padua RC Church
121 Bridge Avenue
Red Bank, NJ 07701


Bayview Cemetery
Hosford Ave., P.O. Box 181
Atlantic Highlands, NJ 07716

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