Anita Figueras, 67, Russell
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 2:03 pm

RUSSELL -- Anita Figueras, 67, passed away on June 27, 2019 at her home, surrounded by family. She is survived by her husband, Robert C. Best Jr., her daughter Dr. Ana F. Best and son Robert C. Best III, mother Janet C. Hickman, father John Figueras, stepmother Joann Figueras, three grandchildren, one great-grandchild, and countless people touched by her life over the years.

There will be a celebration of her life at the Unitarian Universalist church in Canton, NY, scheduled at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the EGFR Resisters, a group co-founded by Anita to help people with EGFR-positive lung cancer, online at

Arrangements are with the Flint Funeral Home Moira.

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