Born on December 17, 1930 to the late Anthony and Jane (Bolger) Passero, Anne was raised and educated in Washington, DC. She worked as an Administrative Assistant for Association Life Sciences, Inc. (ALSI) for 15 years. As a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, Anne volunteered with the St. Vincent de Paul Society and donated desserts for the homeless. For many years, she was also a member of Commodore Mayo Ki-Wives, serving dinners to seniors; and was a long-time member of TOPS. Anne always worked as a poll worker during the primary and general elections. She also loved to play bingo.
Anne was preceded in death by her loving husband of 60 years, Charles Wesley Kight who died in 2009; three brothers, Anthony, Charles and Edward Passero and a sister, Frances Pettitt. She is survived by three children, Robert M. (Ellen) Kight of Ocean Pines, MD, Marianne (James) Pelura of Davidsonville, MD and Angela (Henry) Vasquez of Gatesville, TX; four grandsons, Robert, Brian and Charles Kight and Anthony Pelura; five granddaughters, Marlene Marvin, Jennifer Ghadisha, Kathryn Burke, Mary Murphy and Annie Kight; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Friends are invited to celebrate Anne''s life on Thursday, June 2 from 11 a.m. until her funeral service begins at 12 p.m. at the George P. Kalas Funeral Home, 2973 Solomons Island Road, Edgewater, MD. Entombment at Lakemont Memorial Gardens Mausoleum. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children''s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. An online guestbook is available at www.KalasFuneralHomes.com