August 16, 2012
Mrs. Mary Colgan died on Thurday, August 16 in the home of her daughter, Margaret Colgan Lee. She was 85.
Born in Kilmarnock, Scotland, Mrs. Colgan had lived in Kearny for many years. She had been a bookbinder for Abby Book Binders in Newark until retiring.
The funeral Mass will be offered on Monday at 9:30 a.m. in St. Stephen's Church, Kearny (map/directions). Cremation will be held privately. Relatives and friends may call in the Condon Funeral Home 684 Kearny Ave. Kearny (map/directions) on Sunday 2-4 & 7-9pm.
It is the families wish that donations in lieu of flowers in Mary's memory be made to the Salvations Army Kearny Chapter thru the funeral home.
Mrs. Colgan was predeceased by her husband, John B. Colgan, and her son, James Colgan. Surviving are her children, Margaret R. Colgan Lee, Rosemary C. Kesic and John P. Colgan; a brother, Arthur Hanlon and her grandchildren, Katie, Liz, Michael, Daniela, Brenda, Sean and Kevin.
Calling Hours - Condon Funeral Home, Kearny - 2:00 - 4:00 & 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Funeral Mass - St. Stephen's Church, Kearny - 9:30 a.m.
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