NEWTON - Mary M. Quinn, 93, of Newton, died Saturday, June 14, 2014, at home. Born in Rahway, Mrs. Quinn grew up in Elizabeth and had lived in Newton since 1949. She was a graduate of the College of New Rochelle in New Rochelle, N.Y., and was a World War II Navy veteran. A member of St. Joseph R.C. Church in Newton, Mrs. Quinn also was a member of Newton Country Club, a member of Newton Medical Center Auxiliary with more than 20,000 hours of service, and was a volunteer for various other non-profits in Sussex County. The daughter of the late James L. and Hazel (Clancy) Quinn, Mrs. Quinn also was predeceased by her husband, James E. Quinn, on Dec. 7, 2003; her daughter, Liza Quinn, on June 2, 2011; and three siblings, James Quinn, Ethel Sullivan and Sister Miriam Frances Quinn. She is survived by two sons, Patrick L. Quinn of Newton and Christopher D. Quinn and wife, Lorraine, of Fredon; and three grandsons, Jason, Gregory and Andrew Quinn. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 18, at Good Shepherd R.C. Church, Route 517, Andover Borough. Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, June 17, at Smith-McCracken Funeral Home, 63 High St., Newton. Memorial donations may be made to St. Joseph R.C. Church Migrant Ministries, 17 Elm St., Newton, NJ 07860; or Newton Medical Center Foundation, 175 High St., Newton, NJ 07860. Online condolences may be made to www.smithmccrackenfuneralhome.com.
Smith-McCracken Funeral Home
63 High Street Newton, NJ 07860
Published in The New Jersey Herald on June 15, 2014