Ann Marie Cancellieri Obituary – The Arizona Republic

Ann Marie Cancellieri, 86, of Surprise, AZ and formerly of Milford, MA, died at home Sept. 27. She was the wife of the late Francis M. Cancellieri.

Ann Marie was born March 6, 1936 to the late Robert B. and the late Viola R. (Hensel) Taylor.

She grew up in Milford, MA and was the first papergirl. She worked as a real estate agent in Arizona until her retirement.

She was very active in her independent retirement community in Arizona. She loved games and playing cards, especially canasta and poker, dancing, singing and most of all spending time with her family.

She is survived by her loving children: Jayne Hughes, Maggi Heyer and her husband Doug, Tara Decosola and Leo Burke and his wife Wendy; stepchildren: Christine Cancellieri, Frank Cancellieri and Stéphanie Cancellieri; grandchildren: Michelle Silvia, Tracie Murpy, Shannon (Derek) Chesley, Jayme (Mark) Weismann, Garrett Powis, Nick (Erin) Decosola, Sheryl Walsh, Adam (Laura) Powis, Vince (Christina) Decosola, David (Rose) Heyer, Jacob (Samantha) Foster, Andy (Lili) Heyer, Ashley Foster, Lyndsey (Louie) Decosola, Devon Burke, and James Chesher; and 12 great-grandchildren; 3 sisters: Dorothy “Dot” Look and her husband Robert (NY), Elaine Bentley and her husband Donald (MA) and Nancy Ross (MA).

Ann Marie was born March 6, 1936 to the late Robert B. and the late Viola R. (Hensel) Taylor.

She grew up in Milford, Ma and was the first papergirl. She worked as a real estate agent in Arizona until her retirement.

She was very active in her independent retirement community in Arizona. She loved games and playing cards, especially canasta and poker, dancing and especially spending time with her family.

She is survived by her loving children: Jayne Hughes, Maggi Heyer and her husband Doug, Tara Decosola and Leo Burke and his wife Wendy; grandchildren: Shannon (Derek) Chesley, Jayme (Mark) Weismann, Garrett Powis, Nick (Erin) Decosola, Adam (Laura) Powis, Vince (Christina) Decosola, David (Rose) Heyer, Jacob (Samantha) Foster, Andy (Lili) Heyer, Ashley Foster, Lyndsey (Louie) Decosola and Devon Burke; and 12 great-grandchildren; 3 sisters: Dot Look (NY), Nancy Ross (MA), Elaine Bentley (MA).

In addition to her husband and parents, she was predeceased by her siblings: Robert Taylor Jr, Richard Taylor, Viola (Jean) Gray, Ronald Taylor.

Calling hours will be Saturday, October 8 from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at Buma-Sargeant Funeral Home, 42 Congress Street, Milford, MA, followed by a funeral service at 11 a.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church, 17 Congress Street, Milford, MA .

Internment at Vernon Grove Cemetery. www.bumafuneralhome.com

Posted on October 06, 2022

Posted in The Arizona Republic

service information

Burial

Vernon Grove Cemetery Vernon St. Milford, MA 01757

Visitation

Buma-Sargeant Funeral Home 42 Congress St. Milford, MA 01757

October 08, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

funeral

Trinity Episcopal Church 17 Congress Street Milford, MA 01757

October 08, 2022 at 11:00