Anne Dole of Sparta NJ passed away on October 17, 2013 she was 89 years of age.
Born in Newark on June 11, 1924 she was a graduate of Weequahic, High School in Newark, N.J. Following graduation, Anne, worked for the Prudential Insurance Company for 19 years. She married Charles Dole, a carpenter, in 1958. Together they built homes in Barnegat Light, N.J. and Sparta, N.J. and had 2 children William 'Bill' and Robert 'Bob'. Anne returned to work in the late 70's for the Sentry Insurance Company located in Whippany, N.J. She worked there for over 12 years. Anne was a member of Lady of the Lake Church in Sparta for over 40 years. She worked on election days in Sparta for over 15 years. She was a wonderful mother, and grandmother who loved to throw a ball or play in the sandbox with her grandchildren. Anne was a dear friend to all who knew her. She constantly looked for the good in others and truly lived her faith.
She is predeceased by her husband Charles, and son William. She is survived by her son Robert 'Bob', daughter in law Donna, grandsons, Ryan, Patrick, Kevin and Zachary as well as countless family and friends.
Friends may call Sunday, October 20, 2013, from 2-5pm at the Goble Funeral Home, 22 Main St., Sparta, NJ 07871. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday at 10:30am at Our Lady of the Lake Church, 294 Sparta Ave., Sparta, NJ. Interment will follow at Sparta Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in her name to: Pal's House, C/O MMC Foundation, 175 High St., Newton, NJ 07860. www.goblefuneral.com