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Obituary of Anna Maria Luciano

Anna Maria Luciano, 85, of Oakland, formerly of Butler, NJ, died December 2, 2019.

Born in Bruck, Germany, in Bavaria, Anna was the daughter of Xavier and Fanny Selwanger. Raised there, she later moved to Munich as a young woman and married Victor Schelegin (deceased). They immigrated to the United States with their newborn daughter, Sonja, in 1956 and settled in Paterson, NJ. 

Anna worked for many years at the Manhattan Shirt Company in Glen Rock, NJ where she met her second husband, Gregorio Luciano. 

Anna is lovingly survived by her daughter Sonja Koeller and her husband David. Her grandson, Philip Galardi and his wife, Erin; her granddaughter, Adina Schipper and her husband, Peter; and her grandson, Paul Galardi and his wife, Kristen. Her grandchildren blessed her with eight great grandchildren: Charlie, Gwenyth, Serena, Teagan, Elijah, Hudson, Abigail, and Amelia. 

Funeral services are private.