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Julie Ann Canissario

November 23, 1983 - May 17, 2016

Julie Ann Canissario, 32, of Virginia Beach went to be with the Lord May 17, 2016. She was born in Portsmouth, Va. on November 23, 1983 to Ross and Virginia Canissario and was the youngest of 4 children. Julie was first and foremost a mother who loved and devoted her life to her daughters. Her second joy in life was being in service to others. She volunteered at the Samaritan House and Star of the Sea Social Outreach. She enjoyed family time, cooking, and anything outdoors. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in education from Ohio State University and was a substitute teacher for the city of Virginia Beach.

Left to cherish her memory is her parents, Ross and Virginia Canissario; her daughters, Alicia and Carmen; siblings, Diane Maxwell, Denise Holder and Dominick Canissario; Julie leaves behind numerous nieces, nephews, a host of loving friends and extended family members who loved her dearly.

A Mass of the Resurrection will be held Monday May 23, 2016 at 1:30pm at Star of the Sea Catholic Church with reception to follow. The wake will be held Sunday May 22, 2016 from 3pm to 8:00pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home – Maestas Chapel, 1801 Baltic Ave. Virginia Beach, VA 23451. Please visit www.AltmeyerFH.com to offer a note of condolence to the family.


Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, May 22, 2016

Time: 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Altmeyer Funeral Home - Maestas Chapel

1801 Baltic Avenue
Virginia Beach, VA 23451

Service Information

Date: Monday, May 23, 2016

Time: 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm


Star of the Sea Catholic Church

1404 Pacific Ave.
Virginia Beach, Virginia 23451

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