Ann Marie Lauricella, née Zaia, beloved wife, mother, daughter, sister, aunt and friend passed suddenly on February 20, 2022. Ann is survived by husband and best friend Frank P.; three daughters, Amy Lynn (of Roanoke, VA), Emily Ann and Sarah Joan of Montvale, VA; parents, Joseph and Joan Zaia of McCormick, SC,; sister, Sheila M. Marcello and husband, Vito of Charleston, SC.; brother, James B. Zaia and wife, Karen of Mt. Juliet, TN.; brothers-in-law James G. and wife, Melissa (of Stafford, NY), Nicholas M. and John J. Lauricella; Uncle Frank and Aunt Stephanie Lauricella of Rochester, NY.; and many loving nieces and nephews and loving cousins. Ann, originally from Rochester, NY, loved gardening, the outdoors, fishing, reading, but most of all, she adored her family and spending time with them. A Memorial Mass will be held in April and asks that in lieu of flowers, please grow a plant of your own in Ann’s memory Arrangements are being handled by Updike Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Bedford.