Mrs. Anna Jean HUGHES
February 11, 1928 – March 24, 2021
In loving memory of Anna (Ann) Jean Brierley Hughes. Ann was born on February 11, 1928 to Anna and Louis Brierley of Kearny, New Jersey. She passed away on March 24, 2021, at age 93 with her loving daughter Ann Marcantuono by her side with whom she resided in Tampa, Florida. She is preceded in death by her devoted husband of 65 years, Francis Hughes, her son John Hughes, her sister Lois Leahy, and her son-in-law, Pasquale Marcantuono. She is survived by her daughter Cheryl Bauman and husband Paul, her beloved grandchildren, Kimberly and Paul John Bauman, Danielle Marcantuono-Polstra, and husband Steve, Patrick Marcantuono and wife Jessica, and Rachel Bogatchev and husband Tim, her great granddaughters, Amelie and Liliana Marcantuono-Polstra, as well as her nieces and nephew of the Weitzel family. In her final months, Ann spent time with her cherished great-grandchildren, Amelie and Liliana. She was a loyal and loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother who served her Lord God with all her heart and soul. She loved to travel and serve her church while residing in New Jersey. The family will hold a private service in Tampa to honor her memory. A memorial service will follow in New Jersey at a later date.