SPOKANE — Anita Lorene Martello passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017, after a long battle with cancer. Anita was born in Missoula on Feb. 8, 1960, to Eddie and Jean Martello. A graduate of St. Francis Xavier, Sacred Heart Academy and Gonzaga University.
She was preceded in death by her mother Jean, sister Mary Jean and brother Robert Arlen. Survivors include her father Eddie and wife Valrie of Lampe, Missouri, sister Julie Beers of Hawaii, step sisters Karen Reynolds, Missoula and Jennifer Rogers of Harrisonville, Missouri. Other survivors include three aunts, Camilla Martello, Mary Ann, Philomena Martello all of Missoula, two uncles Tony, Seattle, Washington, Guido, Oxnard, California.
A memorial service was attended Oct. 26, at the Jundt Art Museum Gonzaga University in Spokane, where Anita was office administrator for the past 17 years.