Antonette Cipriano, beloved wife, mother, and grandmother passed away peacefully on December 30, 2023. Antonette (Annette) Bruzzese was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY and was the youngest of 5 siblings. She worked for a telephone company and loved fashion, and was always admired for her beauty. Her photograph was featured in an advertisement for a telephone company and a cruise ship when traveling to Bermuda. She met her husband Charles on a blind date, and they were married for 58 years.
Annette was a devoted mother to her three daughters who became her pride and joy. She returned to the work force as a secretary in the late 1970’s. She loved being in Manhattan where she went shopping every lunch hour.
Annette was blessed with six beautiful grandchildren who were the loves of her life. She spent many years celebrating birthdays and milestones with them. She enjoyed family vacations in Florida and Long Beach Island. She loved cooking, playing cards, and going to the beach, and most of all spending time together with her family.
Annette is survived by her daughters, AnnMarie and husband Kelly, Debbie and husband Richard, Donna and companion Patrick, and her sister, Josephine. She is also survived by her loving grandchildren, Matthew, Melissa and her husband Victor, Ryan, Brooke, Stephen and Ashley.
Annette is predeceased by her husband Charles, her brothers, Carmine and Alfred, her sister, Mary and her son-in-law, Matthew.
Annette will be deeply missed and will remain forever in our hearts.