In Memoriam: Jennifer Elizabeth Canty – 1988-2020

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“Out of my distress I called on the Lord; the Lord answered me and set me free.” (Psalm 118:5). In the name of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit… Amen!

YONKERS,NY — February 16, 2020 —Jennifer Elizabeth Canty, passed away tragically, on February 12th, 2020 at 31 years of age.

Jennifer is sadly missed by her loving parents Elizabeth (Lilly) and Thomas and her beloved sister Megan.  She will be forever remembered by her many aunts, uncles, cousins and countless friends.

Jennifer was born in the Woodlawn section of The Bronx, she graduated from St. Barnabas High School, attended Mercy College and resided in Yonkers.   Jen was funny, outgoing and vivacious and had a heart of gold. She loved animals, nature, hiking, and swimming.  Jen was a consummate people person, who loved meeting new people and her infectious laugh will forever be in our hearts. Her beautiful smile could brighten anyone’s day, she was truly a ray of sunshine on a cloudy day.  When you think of Jennifer, celebrate the good memories you have of her.  Remember that life is fragile and short and live your life to its fullest in memory of Jennifer.

Friends are invited to share their memories of Jennifer with her family during visitation at the Hodder Farenga Funeral Home, 899 McLean Avenue, on Monday, February 17th, from 2-4 and 7-9 pm.  The funeral mass will be held at St. Barnabas Church, East 241st Street, Bronx, New York, on Tuesday, February 18th at 10:45 am followed by a service at Ferncliff Cemetery, Hartsdale.  

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests making a memorial donation gift in Jennifer’s name to the National Association on Mental Illness (NAMI) at www.nami.org 

Visitation

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Monday, February 17, 2020

Hodder Farenga Funeral Home

899 McLean Ave

Yonkers, New York, United States

(914) 237-5800

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Visitation

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Monday, February 17, 2020

Hodder Farenga Funeral Home

899 McLean Ave

Yonkers, New York, United States

(914) 237-5800

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Mass

10:45 am – 11:30 am

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

St. Barnabas Church

4343 Martha Ave

Bronx, New York, United States

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Cremation

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Ferncliff Cemetery

280 Secor Rd.

Hartsdale, New York, United States

(914) 693-4700

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TribuneIn Memoriam: Jennifer Elizabeth Canty – 1988-2020

Comments 2

  1. May you rest in piece may you join the angels our love and wishes are with you and your family at this time
    Caroline and Chris Beard
    Caroline you never met grieves

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