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Anne C. Savacool
Anne C. Savacool

July 8, 1945 - June 21, 2019
Born in Quncy, Massachusetts
Resided in Newton, New Jersey


Anne C. Savacool, 73, of Newton, New Jersey, died Friday, June 21, 2019, at Morristown Medical Center.

Born in Quincy, Massachusetts, Anne grew up in Quincy and moved to Newton 49 years ago. She was a graduate of Archbishop Williams High School in Braintree, Massachusetts, and graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Bridgewater State College in Bridgewater, Massachusetts. Anne was a second and fifth grade teacher at St. Joseph School in Newton for ten years before her retirement. She was also a former substitute teacher for the Newton and Andover school systems.

An active member of St. Joseph R.C. Church in Newton, Anne served her church as a Eucharistic Minister, a Lector, a member of the prayer shawl ministry, and the Director of Social Activities. She also taught CCD classes and was the former Director of Religious Education. Anne was an avid Red Sox fan, as well as an avid fan of the New England Patriots.

The daughter of the late Henry F. and Dorothy H. (McCann) McAuliffe, Anne was also predeceased by two daughters, Kathaleen A. Savacool and Dorothy Edna Savacool. She is survived by her husband of 49 years, Thomas R. Savacool; her daughters, Patricia J. Savacool of Newton and Diane B. Savacool of Chicopee, Massachusetts; her brothers, Paul McAuliffe and wife, Alyce, of Plymouth, Massachusetts, Jerry McAuliffe and wife, Clare, of Duxbury, Massachusetts, Kevin McAuliffe and wife, Susan, of Kingston, Massachusetts, and Leo McAuliffe of Wollaston, Massachusetts; as well as many nieces and nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, June 25, 2019, at St Joseph R.C. Church, 24 Halsted Street, Newton. Entombment will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery Mausoleum. Visitation will be held on Monday, June 24, 2019, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the Smith-McCracken Funeral Home, 63 High Street, Newton.

Memorial donations may be made to St. Joseph R.C. Church, 22 Halsted Street, Newton, NJ 07860 or The Sharing Network, 691 Central Avenue, New Providence, NJ 07974. Online condolences may be offered at

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Smith-McCracken Funeral Home
63 High Street
Newton, NJ 07860
Monday, June 24, 2019
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday, June 24, 2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Mass of Christian Burial
St. Joseph R.C. Church
Halsted Street
Newton, NJ 07860
Tuesday, June 25, 2019
10:00 AM
St. Joseph Cemetery Mausoleum
Woodside Avenue
Newton, NJ 07860
Tuesday, June 25, 2019

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