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Anita M. Gennaro

February 18, 1944 — July 3, 2023

Anita M. Gennaro, 79, of Bethlehem, passed away on Monday, July 3, 2023. Born in Brooklyn, NY on February 18, 1944, she was the daughter of the late Calogera (Becchina) and Giuseppe Olimpieri. She was the loving wife of the late Joseph J.Gennaro.After many years of service, Anita retired from Waldbaum's Supermarket in New York. She enjoyed watching old game shows. Anita loved her family and cherished her time spent with them.She will be lovingly remembered by her daughters, Nina Bonavita and her husband, Joseph and Lillian Sheridan and her husband, Michael; son, John Gennaro; sisters, Phyllis DeRosa and Sister Jo Marie Olimpieri; five grandchildren, Christina, John, Joseph, Michael and Emily and two great granddaughters, Eleanor and Callie. Anita was preceded in death by her sisters, Loretta Clemente and Lillian Walker.Viewings will be held on Sunday, July 9, 2023 from 1-3 p.m. and also 5-7 p.m. at Connell Funeral Home, 245 E. Broad St. Bethlehem, PA 18018 with a funeral service to follow at 7 p.m. in the funeral home. Burial will be held at Washington Crossings National Cemetery, 830 Highland Rd. Newtown, PA 18940 on Tuesday, July 11, 2023 at 10:30 a.m. The funeral procession will leave Connell Funeral Home at 9 a.m. on Tuesday.ViewingSunday, July 9, 20231:00 PM - 3:00 PMConnell Funeral Home, Inc.245 E. Broad St.Behtlehem PA 18018USFuneral ServiceSunday, July 9, 20235:00 PM - 7:00 PMConnell Funeral Home, Inc.245 E. Broad St.Behtlehem PA 18018USBurialTuesday, July 11, 202310:30 AM Washington Crossing National Cemetery830 Highland RoadNewtown PA 18940US Funeral Home
Connell Funeral Home, Inc.245 E. Broad St.Behtlehem PA - 18018US

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