Lavan, Anne R.
Anne R. Lavan of Rye formerly of Farmindale, NY passed away on April 16, 2013 peacefully at her home in The Osborn at age 80. Anne was born in the Belle Harbor section of Queens, to the late Thomas and Mary McCabe. Anne devoted her life to her family and was the beloved wife of 55 years to Thomas J. Lavan whom she met at Fordham University. She is also the cherished mother of Maryanne Lavan Harris (Larry), Laura Van Buren (Matt), Thomas J. Lavan III (Lisa), Roger Lavan (Laura), Brian Lavan (Carolyn), Peter Lavan (Kathleen) and the late Matthew J. Lavan. Dear sister of Thomas McCabe (Eileen) and the late Mary Jane Berkery. Loving grandmother of Kylie, Roger, Mikayla, Cooper, Kaitlyn, Zachary, Jack, Colin, Brandlye, Thomas, Christian, Andrew and Brian. Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 7-9pm and Thursday from 2-4pm & 7-9pm at COXE & GRAZIANO FUNERAL HOME 767 E. Boston Post Rd. Mamaroneck, NY 914-698-5968. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday 11am at The Church of Resurrection in Rye. Committal will be private. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Anne's memory to the Matthew J. Lavan Endowed Scholarship Fund at Fordham University, 888 7th Avenue 7th Floor New York, NY 10019. For more information or to place an online condolence visit www.coxeandgraziano.com