~~Anita F. Thole, 76, of Union, formerly of Jersey City, passed away on Wednesday, March 30, 2016. Born and raised in Jersey City, Anita has lived in Union since 2002. Anita worked for the Hudson County Welfare Department for 20 years before her retirement.
Predeceased by her parents, John and Gladys Lee, and sister Carol Ann Lee. Anita is survived by her loving daughters, Monica Kerod and her husband Daniel of Union NJ, and Erika Koundry and her husband Thomas of Long Valley NJ, her beloved grandchildren, Sara Collins, Heather Barahona, Samantha Koundry and Stephanie Koundry, and her dear great grandchildren Julia Collins, Sophia and Savana Barahona. Anita also leaves behind her cherished cat Miss Kitty.
As an animal lover, one of the charities Anita held dear to her heart was the Humane Society. Those who wish to make a contribution in honor of Anita may do so, to 2100 L. Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20037.
There will be a visitation at the Bradley, Haeberle & Barth Funeral Home, 1100 Pine Ave., Union NJ, on Friday from 4-8pm, with a service at 7:30pm. Cremation will be private.