Genevieve Luggiero

   Genevieve Luggiero (nee Granata), passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 2, 2012, at Avow Hospice in Naples, FL.  She was a resident and member of Glen Eagle Golf and Country Club, Naples, since 1991. Beloved wife of Raymond for 63 years.  Devoted mother of Richard and Rosa of New Foundland, NJ, and Mary Ellen Kucharik and  Peter of Glen Rock, NJ.  Cherished grandmother of Raymond and Dana, Richard and Shane, Jason and Jennifer, and Michael.  Loving great-grandmother of Joseph, John, Alex, Myla, and Ethan.  Dear sister of Nancy Scalia and predeceased by three brothers and one sister.        Genevieve was loved by many relatives and friends.  She was born in Lodi, NJ, attended Lodi H.S., and owned and operated a successful hair salon in North Jersey before retiring and moving to Florida.  She loved to golf, cook, play cards, and travel with her adoring husband, Raymond.  Genevieve was happiest when she was surrounded by and caring for her family.  She enjoyed entertaining, and was an expert at making people feel welcome.  Visiting hours are from 3-6 PM on Tuesday , September 4, at the Naples Funeral Home, 3107 Davis Boulevard, Naples  (239-775-4255).  A funeral service will take place at 5:30PM.  In lieu of flowers , please donate to Avow Hospice, 1095 Whipporwill Lane, Naples, Fl  34105 in Genevieve’s memory. “Genevieve was my strength and made me feel ten feet tall when I stood beside her”  Ray Luggiero.