Agatha Scavone 94 of Manchester died Friday September 10, 2021 at Community Medical Center, Toms River. Born in Boonton, she resided in Newark most of her life then Kenvil for 27 years before moving to Leisure Knoll Manchester in 2002. She graduated West Side High School in 1944. She worked in Lehigh Warehouse, Newark after high school. She worked for Prudential Insurance Company in Newark for 22 years before retiring. She was a member of the St Anthony of Padua Church, Belleville and Leisure Knoll Italian American Club. She is predeceased by her parents Agostino & Anna Torrioni, her husband Michael A Sr in 2000 and her son Michael A Jr in 2013 and sister, Anita Sibello. Surviving are daughters and sons-in-law, Barbara Gannon & Jeff, Shirley Chant & Robert and Linda Scavone & Michael Gesualdo.; brother Anthony Torrioni & wife Phyllis, and 7 grandchildren, Marla, Melissa, Jaclyn, Lauren, Michael Vincent, Michael and Lora and 10 great-grandchildren, Camryn, Jax, Avery, Julianna, Layla, Michael, Caiden, Parker, Samantha and Casey. Entombment is private at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Hanover. A memorial for Agatha will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers please make donations to Macular Degeneration Research
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Published by The Star-Ledger from Sep. 14 to Sep. 19, 2021.