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Anna Leighty

August 19, 1928 — September 16, 2016

Anna Leighty

Carneys Point, New Jersey

Anna Lou Leighty, age 88, of Carneys Point, died on Friday, September 16, 2016, at her home.

Born August 19, 1928, in Hancock, Md., she was the daughter of the late Odus M. and Florence Irene (Hovermale) Hinckle, and the wife of Woodrow W. Leighty, of Carneys Point, whom she married on September, 20, 1949.

She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother.

Besides her husband, she is also survived by three sons, David Leighty and wife, Roseanne, Bruce Leighty and wife, Sue Ann, and Robert Leighty, and wife, Lianne; one sister, Ruth Cain; one brother, Garth Hinckle; nine grandchildren, Jeremy Romano, Patricia Edmonds, Anna Leighty, Shannon Menei, Jessica Bright, Bruce Leighty, Jr., Matthew Leighty, Bobbi Jo Szanyi, and Robert Leighty; and seven great-grandchildren.

Besides her parents, she was also preceded in death by one sister, Catherine Douglas; three brothers, Shannon, Claytus and Fred Hinckle; and daughters, JoAnn Romano, and Elizabeth Leighty.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, September 20, 2016, at 11:00 a.m. at the Damascus Christian Church, 197 Big Cove Tannery Road, Big Cove Tannery, Pa., where the family will receive friends on Tuesday, from 10:00 a.m. until time of the services. Burial will follow in the adjoining church cemetery.

Arrangements were handled by the Grove Funeral Home, in Hancock, Md.

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