Carol Anne Howley, 63, of Manahawkin, NJ passed on Wednesday, July 7, 2021. Born in Teaneck, NJ to her late parents, John and Helen Barry, she had an appreciation for music and enjoyed playing the piano. Carol Anne loved to travel and be close to nature camping. Her greatest joy came from time spent with family, especially her grandchildren whom she adored.
She was predeceased by her beloved husband of 37 years, James R. Howley in 2017. Surviving are five loving children and their spouses, Jeremy and Heather Howley, Patrick Howley and Jessica Steele, Allison and William Cordes, Erin and Timothy Federico, Eric and Sherri Howley; eighteen cherished grandchildren, Kayla, Patrick James, Annabelle, Sofia, Jayson, Joseph, Bryan, Kassidy, William James, Barbra, Maryann, Noah, Jaidynce, Maely, Brad, Evan James, Kevin and Evelyn; cherished great grandson, Carter; three devoted brothers, John Barry (Patty Parker), Bruce Barry (Donna Lonas, Kevin Barry (Kathleen Horton); two sisters-in-law, Colleen and husband Michael Wise, Marianne Howley. She is also survived by many caring nieces, nephews, and relatives.
A Memorial Gathering will be held on Wednesday, July 14, 2021 from 5 to 8 PM at Barnegat Funeral Home, 841 West Bay Ave., Barnegat, NJ. A Memorial Mass will be offered at 11:30 AM on Thursday, July 15, 2021 at St. Mary of The Pines Church, 100 Bishop Way, Manahawkin, NJ. There will be a Repass following the Church Service.(www.BarnegatFH.com)
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