Carol Ann Mahony

Carol Ann Mahony STANFORDVILLE - Carol Ann Mahony of Stanfordville passed away Thursday, Jan. 20, 2011 at the age of 68 with her family by her side. She was born to the late John William and Rose Hiney and was raised in Rocky Point. In 1967, she married Charles P. Mahony, who survives her. In addition to her husband, Carol is survived by her son, Patrick Mahony of Stanfordville, daughters, Erin Sanchez and her husband William, of Rhinebeck, and Quinn Mahony of Poughkeepsie. Carol is also survived by her brother William and his wife Joann, of Southold, her sister Jaye Vedder and her husband Daniel, of Rocky Point and her sister Jill Hiney and her husband Rocco Simone of Puta Gorda, Fla., as well as several beloved nieces, nephews and grandnieces. Carol Retired from the Pine Plains Central School District, where she was a beloved teacher for many years. She was an active member of her community and an ardent supporter of the Stanford Free Library. Her latest passion was in helping to create the future new library for the Stanford Community. Carol was a vibrant, warm and funny person who will be warmly remembered by her family, friends and students. No formal call hours will be set, however a future memorial gathering is being planned. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made on Carol's behalf to Stanford Free Library, 14 Creamery Rd, Stanfordville, 12581. Arrangements under the direction of Joseph J. Darrow Sr. Funeral Home Inc., 39 South Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie, 12601 845-452-1840. Condolences may be e-mailed to Darrowfuneralhome@gm ail.org. Please visit our website www.Darrowfune ralhome.org

Published in DailyFreeman.com on Jan. 23, 2011