Geneva - Virginia Pettit, age 87, of Tinton Falls, New Jersey died on Wednesday (January 16, 2013) at Geneva General Hospital with her family by her side.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday (January 26), at Christ Episcopal Church 415 Washington Street Toms River New Jersey.
In lieu of flowers the family request that memorial gifts be made in memory of Mrs. Pettit to Christ Episcopal Church 415 Washington Street, Toms River, NJ 08753.
Mrs. Pettit is survived by her daughters, The Rev. Joan (Jeffrey) Mason of Toms River, N.J., Ann Pettit (Ned Nicolai) of Geneva; grandchildren, Chris (Tracey) Anders of West Allenhurst, N.J., Clay Anders (Fiancee Jen Gonzalez) of Tinton Falls, N.J., Marion Nicolai (Fiancee Kurtis Gills) of Baltimore Maryland, Leah Nicolai (Matt Higgins) of NYC, Aidan Nicolai of Geneva, Hanna Pettit of Cranford, N.J., Vincent Pettit III (Ashley Glowczynski) of Winfield Park, N.J., Lacy Pettit (Gus Northrop) of Rochester,
Gregory Harris of Cranford, N.J.; great-granddaughter, Merriana Virginia Anders of West Allenhurst, N.J.; sister, Bernice (Tom) Fanarjian of Foley, Alabama; daughter-in-law, Jean (Charles) Harris of Cranford, N.J., many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, The Rt. Rev. Vincent K Pettit; and her son, Vincent K. Pettit Jr.
Funeral Arrangements have been made with the Cheney Funeral Home 70 Main Street Phelps.