Margaret Marguerite Ann Healey

Margaret Marguerite Ann Healey, 73, Dunmore, died Tuesday at Valley Hospital, Ridgewood, N.J., after a courageous battle with breast cancer.

Born in Scranton, daughter of the late Thomas and Margaret Ross, she was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish, Dunmore, and a graduate of Dunmore High School.

She was a beloved mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend who will be dearly missed.

Surviving are two daughters, Lynne Delehanty, Hackensack, N.J.; and Theresa Terry Strauss, Locust Valley, N.Y.; two sons, Thomas J. Healey, Red Bank, N.J.; and Patrick Healey, Hillsdale, N.J.; a sister, Mary Ann Gentile, Factoryville; a brother, John "Jockey" Ross, Dunmore; 11 grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was also preceded in death by a sister, Mildred Rossi.

The funeral will be Saturday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore, with Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. in St. Mary of Mount Carmel Church, Chestnut Street, Dunmore. Interment, Dunmore Cemetery.

Friends may call Saturday from 9 to 10:30.

To offer an online condolence, visit www.dunmorefu

Funeral Home

Carlucci Golden DeSantis Funeral Home
318 East Drinker Street Dunmore, PA 18512
(570) 343-6013

Published in Scranton Times on Mar. 28, 2014