Mrs. Mary H. Gaughran
AGE: 91 • Leonardo
Mary H Gaughran, age 91, of Leonardo passed away Saturday, August 16, 2014 at Jersey Shore Rehab of Eatontown, NJ with her family and devoted wonderful caretakers at her side. Mrs. Gaughran was born and raised in Newark and lived most of her life in Leonardo.
Mary was employed for many years with the Red Bank Office of the Department of Labor. She was an active member of the American Legion Auxiliary Post 338, Brevent Park Fire Dept. Ladies Auxiliary and St. Agnes Rosary Altar Society. She was a former communicant of St. Agnes Parish.
She is predeceased by her parents Daniel and Frances Begley, her husband Phillip, her son Daniel, her grandson John Thomas Jr., and a sister Eleanor Monahan.
She is survived by her children Philip and his wife Gretchen, of Lyme, CT; John Thomas and wife Patty, of Tinton Falls, NJ; grandchildren Shana, Colin, Daniel and Patrick; brother Robert Begley and wife Barbara of Little Egg Harbor; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held 10:00 am on Wednesday, August 20 at St. Agnes Church, 103 Center Ave, Atlantic Highlands, NJ. Burial will be in Mt Olivet Cemetery, Middletown.
Calling hours will be Tuesday, August 19 from 6-9pm at John P. Condon Funeral Home LLC, 804 St. Hwy. #36, Leonardo, NJ.
In lieu of flowers, as Mary was most proud of her sons military services, donations may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project P.O. Box 758517 Topeka KS 66675
John P Condon Funeral Home
804 State Hwy 36 Leonardo, NJ 07737
Published in Asbury Park Press on Aug. 18, 2014