Angela (Nanni) LeporeDecember 20, 2017
Angela Luisa Lepore peacefully passed from this life on December 20, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. She was 77 years old.
Born in Brooklyn, NY on April 12, 1940, Angela grew up the youngest daughter in a beautiful family. She graduated from Manual Training High School in Brooklyn and went on to work at Columbia Records in New York City. Through mutual family friends, she met and began dating the love of her life, Donald Lepore in 1957 and they were married in Brooklyn in 1961 at St. Thomas Aquinas. After graduating college, Don decided to take an engineering job in New Jersey and the newly married couple ﬁrst moved to Morristown and then to their permanent home in Florham Park in 1966. She had three children, Don Jr, Joanne and Karen respectively, to whom she devoted her unwavering love and attention in raising. She volunteered for many years for the Greater Morristown YMCA . Her skill in cooking and making fantastic family and holiday meals was second to none. One of the greatest joys of her life were her ﬁve grandsons of whom she loved and adored and was a great inﬂuence in helping shape their lives. Angela will be remembered as a loving wife, mother and grandmother whose unselﬁsh heart and kind soul will guide her surviving family and friends for the rest of their lives.
Beloved wife of 56 years to Donald A. Lepore. Devoted mother of Donald Lepore, Jr., his late wife Katherine, Joanne Miller, her husband Pete, Karen Kunze and her husband Dave. Loving grandmother of Matthew, Nicholas and Daniel Miller, Alexander and Benjamin Kunze. Dear sister of Mary Calabrese and the late Johnny Nanni.
Visitation at the Leonardis Memorial Home 210 Ridgedale Ave. Florham Park on Friday from 3-7pm. Funeral on Saturday assembling at 8:30am followed by a mass at Holy Family Church in Florham Park at 9:30am. Interment at Restland Memorial Park in East Hanover.
In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Greater Morristown YMCA, 79 Horsehill Rd., Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927.