1926 — 2020
Anita McCloskey, aged 93, died on July 13, 2020, in Naples, Florida. Anita was born Anita Isabel Morales in Philadelphia, PA in 1926 to Frances Sweeney and Antonio Morales. She was an honor student who won a scholarship to study English at Immaculata College, where she worked for the college newspaper. She began her master's degree at the University of Pennsylvania and taught high school English. In 1948, Anita married Jack McCloskey and became a full-time mother for several years, raising six children with love and devotion. She was an only child who had always wanted a big family, and she often said that her children were her greatest joy. When she and Jack divorced in 1976, Anita...