Mary Colleen Shannon McHugh, 59, of Shelley, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012, from injuries suffered in an automobile accident.
She was born March 19, 1953, in Chicago, Ill., to Robert Joseph and Therese Bowen Shannon. She attended school and graduated from high school in Chicago.
On March 3, 1973, she married Daniel McHugh at the Little Flower Church in Chicago.
She is survived by her mother, Dorothy Shannon; her husband, Daniel McHugh; a granddaughter whom she has raised, Cloe Nicole Bronson; daughters Theresa Ann McHugh, Christine (Jason) Stankiewicz and their children, Jeanette Self and Jason, and Jackie Marie McHugh and her children, Katie Kilpatrick and Cloe Brenson; eight siblings, Michael P Shannon, Katrina Truber, Maureena Chapple, Patricia Gilliam, Daniel Shannon, Kevin Shannon, Carrie Shannon, and Terrie Taylor; and by several nieces and nephews.
She's reunited with her father, sister, a nephew and a grandson.
She loved her family very much, and she will be greatly missed. She may be gone, but her spirit is forever here with us. She will be looking down on us like she is right by our side. I love you my Miss Mary Love Deej.
Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27, at Holy Rosary Church, 145 Ninth Street. Arrangements are under the direction of Nalder Funeral Home in Shelley.
Condolences can be sent to the family at www.nalderfuneralhome.com.