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Mary Agnes (Guyer) Neligon

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NELIGON, Mary Agnes (Guyer) Mary Agnes (Guyer) Neligon, 86, of South Windsor and Hartford, beloved wife of the late Cornelius "Whitey" Neligon, died Tuesday (July 14, 2009). She was born in Meriden, daughter of the late, Henry and Imelda (Lyons) Guyer. She was a longtime communicant of St. Lawrence O'Toole Church, a graduate of St. Joseph Cathedral School and Mt. St. Joseph Academy, West Hartford, class of 1940. She served as a school crossing guard at Kennelly School, Hartford for several years.Mary worked for the State of CT Dept of labor for 15 years, retiring in 1989. She was active in The Ladies Auxiliary of VFW Post 9929, West Hartford. She was also active in the Vietnam Veterans of America. During World War II she made an application to join the U.S. Marine Corp but at her parents insistence they denied that request. She is survived by three sons, John H. Neligon and his wife Carole of So. Windsor, Widdy Neligon and his wife Chris of Glastonbury, Kurt C. Neligon and his wife Rosemary of Granby, and a daughter, Mary N. "Peg" Beaulieu and her husband Glenn of So. Windsor; seven grandchildren, Keith and Cory Beaulieu, Scott and Michael Neligon, Kelsey Neligon, Jeffery and Daniel Neligon and two great grandchildren. She was predeceased by a sister, Beatrice DiBella and her longtime companion, Al Scanlon. The family wishes to thank the AMAZING staff at Seabury Meadows in Bloomfield and the Bliss 5 Hospice Unit at Hartford Hospital. The funeral will be Saturday, July 18, 9 a.m. from The Dillon-Baxter Funeral Home, 1276 Berlin Tpke., Wethersfield, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial, 10 a.m. in St. Lawrence O'Toole Church, 494 New Britain Ave., Hartford. Burial will be in Soldiers Field, Wilson. Visiting hours will be Friday, July 17, 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Contributions in her memory may be made to: Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 120, 357 Main Street, East Hartford, CT 06118, for the relief and comfort of Veterans at Rocky Hill Veterans Home and Medical facility.To share a memory with the family, please visit, www.dillonbaxter.com.

Published in The Hartford Courant on July 16, 2009
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