Passed away peacefully at the P.R.H.C. on Thursday December 4, 2014. Wife of the late James Anthony. Beloved mother of James (Gail) of Stoney Lake, Peter (Anita) of Wynnewood, PA and Clare Skeins (John) of Elida, OH. Granny will always be loved and remembered by Chelsea, Colleen, Michele, Allie, Vincent and Hailey. Also loved and remembered by her sister Rosemary Geiger of Schertz, TX. Val was born in London, England on October 4, 1932 and graduated from The Benenden School of Kent, England. She spent the majority of her life in Chatham, NJ and retired to Lakefield. She was active in and a great supporter of environmental and animal welfare causes. Cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Val’s life will be held at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Lakefield Animal Welfare Society. Friends may send condolences to Val’s family by contacting THE HENDREN FUNERAL HOMES, LAKEFIELD CHAPEL at www.hendrenfuneralhome.com or by calling 705-652-3355.