~~Ann T. Palma, 71, of Cedar Knolls passed away peacefully at St. Barnabas Medical Center on May 31, 2015. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at Notre Dame of Mt. Carmel Church, 75 Ridgedale Ave in Cedar Knolls on Friday, June 19th at 10:00a.m. Friends are invited to memorial visiting hours at Bradley-Braviak Funeral Home, 49 Whippany Rd in Whippany on Thursday, June 18th from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
Born in Morristown and raised in Madison where she graduated high school in 1961, Ann moved to Cedar Knolls in 1968 where she resided for over 47 years. She worked for Wyeth Pharmaceuticals in Madison, where she retired after 15 years as a data entry analyst. Ann was a longtime parishioner of both St. Vincent Martyr Church in Madison and Notre Dame of Mt. Carmel. She enjoyed reading and shopping and will be fondly remembered for her love and devotion to her family and how she loved to dote on her four grandchildren.
Ann was the beloved wife of 52 years to Louis. She was the loving mother of Louis, Jr. and his wife Patricia, Christopher and his wife Shannon, and Cheryl Doll and her husband David. She is also survived by her cherished grandchildren, Jeffrey, Gregory, Kaitlyn and Cooper. In lieu of flowers, donations in Ann’s memory may be made to St. Barnabas Hospice and Palliative Care Center online at www.barnabashealth.org/Specialty-Services/Home-Care-and-Hospice/Support-Hospice/Support-Hospice.aspx