Obituary courtesy the Megaro Funeral Home.
Ana Maria Valencia (Anita), 54, of Belleville, NJ, entered into eternal rest on January 3 at Clara Maass Medical Center, Belleville, surrounded by her loving family and friends.
Anita was an ESL Teacher, graduated from the accredited Ecuadorian University Laica Vicente Rocafuerte of Guayaquil, Ecuador.
Among others, she worked as English Teacher at the prestigious Unidad Educativa Bilingual Thomas Jefferson of Guayaquil, Ecuador. In the United States, she worked as a Spanish Teacher at the Montclair Cooperative School in Montclair, NJ. At the present time she was working at Walmart of Kearny, NJ.
Anita was the beloved wife of Mike Valencia, and loving mother of Maria Mercedes, Pablo Andres Gabino, and Mike's daughters Sandra Valencia and Michelle Bimonte Valencia. Outstanding daughter of Mercedes Zeballos, and Colon Freire. Dearest sister of Guillermo, Manuel, Juan, Mercedes and family, Elena and Federico and daughters, Luis and Monica and children, Angelita and Fernando and children, Colon, Carlitos, Freire Zeballos, Carlos Velez y Marisol Roman.