Mary Kavanagh

Obituary of Mary Kavanagh

Kavanagh, Mary Louise (née McDermott) of Somers Point passed away in the presence of her family on February 17, 2020. Mary is survived by her son Brian, his wife, Nhu, and her grandson, Paul, of Egg Harbor Township and her daughter, Estella (George) Read of Somers Point. She was predeceased by her husband of 56 years, John Kavanagh and her son, John. Mary was the youngest of seven children of Samuel and Elizabeth McDermott of Philadelphia, Pa. She graduated from Little Flower Catholic High School for Girls, where she was captain of the swim team. Mary moved to Margate in 1964 with her husband to raise their family. Mary worked as a medical assistant in area doctors' offices from the 1970's until her retirement in 2007. Mary was a member of Blessed Sacrament Parish in Margate and St Joseph's Parish in Somers Point. Mary was a dedicated volunteer her whole life and was recognized as an Atlantic County Volunteer of the Year in 1992. She will be missed by her immediate family, friends, and her many nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her memorial gathering on Monday, February 24th 10-11am at St. Joseph Church, 606 Shore Rd. Somers Point, NJ 08244. Mass following at 11am. Interment private. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in her name to: Hospitaler Sisters of Mercy, C/o Villa Raffaella, 917 S Main St, Pleasantville, NJ 08232.
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Monday
24
February

Visitation at Main Service

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Monday, February 24, 2020
St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church
606 Shore Road
Somers Point, New Jersey, United States
Monday
24
February

Mass

11:00 am
Monday, February 24, 2020
St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church
606 Shore Road
Somers Point, New Jersey, United States
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