Mary Teresa O'Shea

Mary T. O'Shea passed away on Saturday, 

December 14, 2019.

 

    She was born in Headford, Co Galway,Ireland  to 

Thomas and Margaret Wall(e). She migrated to the US 

in October of 1958 after a refueling stop in Gander, NF. 

Beloved wife of 57 years of John O'Shea. Devoted 

mother of Kathy (Jim) Lenihan and Lorraine (Mike) 

Romano. Dear sister of Bridie (Paul) Flynn, Margaret 

(Tony) Forde and John Wall(e). She is predeceased by 

 brothers Paddy and Tommy in Rugby, England. Loving 

grandmother of five grandchildren. Meaghan, Patrick, 

Kiera, Ceili and Joey. She is also survived by neices in 

Ireland and by nephews in England and their families.

 

   Mary loved spending time with her grandchildren 

and their parents. Mary enjoyed lunches and playing 

cards with her friends. Ballroom dancing and listening to 

tradition Irish music with her friend were high on her list 

of endeavors. Playing the "penny" sluts [movie ref.]  at 

the casinos gave her pleasure.

 

   The family will receive their relatives and friends at 

Joseph Sorce Funeral Home, West Nyack, NY; 845-358-4433.

www.sorcefuneralhome.com on Tues. Dec. 17 from 

2-4 & 7-9 PM. The funeral mass will be held at St. Aedan's 

R.C. Church, Pearl River, NY on Wed. Dec. 18 at 10 AM. 

Internment will follow at Gethsemane Cemetery, Congers 

NY.

 

   In lieu of flowers please make donations to: 

United Hospice of Rockland www.hospiceofrockland.org 

or Good Samaritan Hospital www.bschs.bonsecours.com