June 4, 1981 - July 22, 2021
Jocelyn Marie Anama, 40, of Trenton, passed away on Thursday, July 22, 2021.
Born and raised in Trenton, she most recently resided in Bloomingdale Borough, NJ.
Jocelyn is a graduate of Stuart Country Day School, Princeton, NJ and Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester NY. She moved to Bloomingdale Borough when she took a position as a Computer Engineer with BAE Systems in Wayne, NJ, and was most recently employed with Kongsberg Gruppen.
Jocelyn was a gamer, who loved any kind of animals, crocheting, camping, softball, and soccer. Most of all she loved spending time with family, especially her loving daughter.
Predeceased by her maternal great grandparents, Rose and Fred Bender, and her paternal grandparents, Frank and Shirley Anama; she is survived by her parents, father and stepmother, Thomas and Barbara Anama; and mother and stepfather, Michele and George Greener; daughter Alani Rose Banyard, Alani’s father, Jared Banyard; brother, Michael Panichella; step siblings, Todd (Sherry) Greener, Nicole (John) Foster, Jennifer (James) DeFrancisco, and Charlene (Martha) Atkinson; maternal grandparents, Michael and Joan Cseremsak; 4 feline companions; as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles, and other relatives and friends.
A Memorial Service will be held at 4:00 p.m., on Sunday, August 29, 2021 at the Buklad-Merlino Yardville Memorial Home, 30 Yardville-Allentown Road, Yardville, NJ.
Family and friends may gather with the family from 2:00-4:00 p.m. at the Yardville Memorial Home.
Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to New Jersey Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (NJSPCA), 1119 Livingston Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, or the Alzheimer's Association, P.O. Box 96011,Washington, DC 20090-6011.
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