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Died peacefully on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at her home, Vinson Hall Retirement Community in McLean, VA. A celebration of her life will be held on Friday, September 7, 2018 from 4:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. (prayer service at 7:15 p.m.) at Murphy's Funeral Home, 1102 West Broad Street, Falls Church, VA. A funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at Saint Luke's Catholic Church, 7001 Georgetown Pike, McLean, VA, followed by a private interment.
Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Frederick, and her seven siblings. She is survived by her children, Frederick Jr. (Janet), Margaret Grant (Jeff), Mary Ellen Slattery (Ken), George (Laura), and 10 grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in Mary's memory to So Others Might Eat (SOME), Washington, DC,
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Published in The Washington Post from Aug. 30 to Sept. 4, 2018
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1102 West Broad Street | Falls Church, VA 22046 | (703) 533-0341
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