Victoria Kanson

Obituary of Victoria E. Kanson

Victoria E. Kanson, 72, of Howell passed away suddenly on Friday, February 22, 2019 at Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Neptune.  Victoria was born in Montclair, NJ, raised in Pequannock before moving to Wayne to raise her family. After residing in West Caldwell she eventually settled in Howell in 2016. She loved going to the theater with her husband and enjoyed traveling.  Victoria could be best described as loyal and giving. Her greatest passion was her grandchildren who she referred to as her babies, and Victoria helped raise each and every one.

She was predeceased by her husband, John C. Kanson in 2016; and her granddaughter, Autumn Skyy Zdziarski in 2000.  Victoria is survived by her three children, Dawn Zdziarski and her husband, Keith from Pennsylvania, Sandy Ennis and her husband, Craig of Howell, and John Kanson of Howell; nine grandchildren, Zechariah, Ryan, Noah, Jeremiah, Christopher, Madelyn, Joshua, Elizabeth and Abigail, and siblings; Josephine Dowell, Paul Herbert, Bruce Herbert, Lynne Wilkinson, Ken Schady, Sharon Yusavage, Earl Herbert and Robin Johnson.

Visitation will be held at the Clayton & McGirr Funeral Home, 100 Elton-Adelphia Road (Route 524), Freehold Township on Monday, February 25, 2019 at 5:00 to 9:00 PM.  Relatives and friends are invited to gather at the funeral home at 8:30 AM on Tuesday, February 26, 2019 for the procession to her 9:30 AM Funeral Mass at the Church of St. Veronica, 4215 Route 9 North, Howell.  For those who desire, memorial contributions in Victoria’s name may be made to the Cardiac Center, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3401 Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104.  Interment will be private. For information, directions, or condolence messages to the family, visit