Janet M. Anderson

Passed away on January 30, 2014

Janet M. Anderson (nee Newbrand) of Yonkers died on Thursday January 30, 2014 at age 85. Born on May 15, 1928 to William and Helen (O’Brien) Newbrand. She graduated from School #16 and Gorton H.S. On June 11, 1949 she married Bert W. Anderson, he died in 1997. Janet was an excellent tennis player and played for the Amackassin Club B Team; she also enjoyed her Monday morning foursome at Dunwoodie. She was a parishioner of Sacred Heart Church; member of the Confraternity of Christian Mothers; Brownies; Girl Scouts and the Fr. Solanus Casey Prayer Group. Janet was employed by the Yonkers Board of Education at Saunders H.S. retiring in 1983. Mrs. Anderson is survived by her daughter Audrey Jean Ozarowski, her sister in law Florence Anderson and nephews Ronald and Robert. Besides her husband Bert, she was predeceased by her daughter Carol Anderson Cirizzi (1994), her husband Frank (1995) and her son in law Warren Ozarowski (2011). Janet also was a member of the Yonkers Historical Society, American Legion Auxillary, Alan F. Waite Post #299, Hudson River Museum, Amackassin Club, St. Johns Hospital Auxillary and did volunteer work at St. John’s Hospital. She will be remembered as a devoted wife, mother, and a caring friend. Visitation will be at Whalen & Ball Funeral Home on Monday February 3rd. from 3 to 7pm. Mass of Christian Burial will be at Sacred Heart Church Tuesday February 4th at 9:30am with Interment to follow at Oakland Cemetery.

Whalen & Ball Funeral Home 168 Park Avenue Yonkers, N.Y. 10703 914-965-5488 Arrangements under the direction of Whalen & Ball Funeral Home, Yonkers, NY.


  • Visitation Monday, February 3, 2014
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, February 4, 2014

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Rene Tillis

February 10, 2014

My deepest sympanthy Audrey in the lost of a very loving and kind mom to everyon she worked with. I will always keep her in my heart, God bless you, Sincerely Rene Tillis.

jeff castle

February 4, 2014

janet was a wonderful kind person who was very good to all of us when she worke at yonkers high in the 70s. may she have eternal rest and gods peace.

Donna McCauley

February 3, 2014

Dear Audrey,
My deepest sympathy in the loss of your mother. Rest in Peace Aunt Janet

February 3, 2014

Condolences to the Anderson family. Celebrating a life well lived and loved. Cherish her memories forever.
Psalms 145:14, Job 5:20

February 3, 2014

So sorry for your loss.
Maureen Gardiner Santangelo

February 2, 2014

With deepest sympathies
The Royael Family

Maury Terry, Jr.

February 1, 2014

With deepest sympathies to her family, and I have fond memories of Janet, who I had not seen in many years. May she rest in peace.