Steve A. Panarese, 69, passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 13, 2020. He was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York and had lived in Staten Island prior to settling in Freehold, New Jersey 20 years ago. Steve was a manager at Verizon in NY, a job he loved. He was a history buff, avid golfer, and loved spending time with his family and friends. Steve was loved by many who mourn his passing.
He was predeceased by his parents, Ralph and Jennie Panarese; and three brothers, Joseph, Ralph and Frank. Steve is survived by his wife of 32 years, Angela Panarese; and children, Gina Panarese and Stephen Panarese.
Visitation will be held at the Clayton & McGirr Funeral Home, 100 Elton-Adelphia Road (Route 524), Freehold Township on Thursday, September 17, 2020 from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 PM. For the safety of the public and our staff, we are asking everyone to help us adhere to the CDC guidelines. Facemasks will be required. Relatives and friends are invited to gather at the funeral home on Friday, September 18, 2020 at 9:00 AM for the procession to his 10:00 AM Funeral Mass at the Co-Cathedral of St. Robert Bellarmine, 61 Georgia Road, Freehold Township. Interment will follow in St. Gabriel’s Cemetery & Chapel Mausoleum, Marlboro. For information, directions or condolence messages to the family, visit www.claytonfuneralhome.com