Anna T. Ciampa
Ann "Hannah" Ciampa, departed this life on Tuesday afternoon at her home in Somerset at the age of 86. Mrs. Ciampa was born in the Bronx and had lived in the Franklin Township area since 1942. She was a homemaker providing a comfortable home for her husband, son and any friends and family who would visit. A New Years Baby herself, born January 1, 1927, she became the family party planner as well as a compassionate caregiver. She also worked previously for Johnson and Johnson in the cafeteria bookkeeping department. More recently, she enjoyed spending her summers helping her son at his antique shop in Gettysburg, PA.
Mrs. Ciampa was predeceased by her husband of 66 years, William A. Ciampa in March of this year. She was also predeceased by her brothers, Alex, Stanley, Nick and John Chernick; and her sisters, Stella Ruckman, Olga Badessa, Sophie Buklad and Mary Spano. She is survived by her son, William Ciampa of Gettysburg, Pa.; and a sister, Helen Gangintano. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews and extended family.
Visitation will be on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM and from 10-11 AM on Tuesday at the Gleason Funeral Home, 1360 Hamilton St., Somerset. A funeral service will begin at 11 AM on Tuesday. Interment will follow at Franklin Memorial Park in North Brunswick.