Noel Cavanagh

Noel Flannan Cavanagh Noel passed away 12-1-12 with his wife, Joan (Hannah) at his side. Born to James and Mary Kavanagh in Birr, County Offaly, Ireland. Moved to Dublin as a child, came to San Francisco, a city he loved. Preceded in death by his parents, sister Phyllis, and brothers Francis and Kieran. Survived by his wife of 45 years, Joan (Hannah) Cavanagh, son James, sisters Patricia, Judy and Bernadette and brothers Jim, Vincent, Michael and Cyril, their spouses and families. Served in the US Navy from 1958-1962. Worked as a bellman many years at the Huntington Hotel.
A memorial mass will be held on 1-12-13 at Old St. Mary's, San Francisco at noon. In lieu of flowers, any donation may be made to the Paulist Fathers at Old St. Mary's or .


Published in San Francisco Chronicle on Jan. 10, 2013