Bridget (White) Horgan, 95, of Huntington, Long Island, NY, wife of the late Daniel Horgan, died Sunday (September 14, 2003). Born in Tubber, Drishane, County Cork, Ireland one of 13 children, she was the daughter of the late Patrick and Bridget (Keeffe) White. She immigrated to New York City at the age of 17 and later resided in both Florida and Long Island, New York. She volunteered at the local hospital in Hialeah, FL and was an active member in senior citizen organizations in Florida. She is survived by two sons, Daniel Horgan and his wife, Nancy of Barrington, RI, and Jeremiah Horgan of Miami, FL; two daughters, Margaret Aufenanger and her husband, Jack of Huntington, Long Island and Eileen McVicar and her husband, John of Rocky Hill; a brother, Joseph White of Tubber, Drishane, County Cork, Ireland; 13 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held Saturday, 10:30 a.m. from the Giuliano-Sagarino Funeral Home at BROOKLAWN, 511 Brook St., Rocky Hill, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. in St. Elizabeth Seton Church, 280 Brook St., Rocky Hill. Internment will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery. Relatives and friends may call on Saturday, 9-10:30 a.m. at the funeral home. Gifts in her memory may be made to Catholic Relief Services, PO Box 17090, Baltimore, MD 21203-7090.
Published by Hartford Courant on Sep. 18, 2003.