1942 - 2023
Ann Carragher (Marrinan)
May 28, 1942 – June 26, 2023
Beloved Mother, Sister, Aunt and Friend to All, who touched others through her thoughts, words, actions and laughter. She loved being surrounded by her family and grandchildren, entertaining friends and loved ones from Ireland. She was devoted and loving.
Ann Carragher (Marrinan) was born in Miltown Malbay, Co. Clare Ireland and travelled to the United States (New York) in 1961. She was one of 9 children born to John and Catherine Marrinan: Bridie, Kitty, Mary, Nora, Margaret, John, Monica and Clare.
Ann met her beloved husband Aidan at an Irish Dance at City Center in 1962. They married on September 5, 1963 at the Queen of Angels Church in Sunnyside, Queens. They lived together in Sunnyside early in their marriage then moved out to Whitestone for the best part of their lives. They were blessed with six children whom she adored, Ann Marie (Oscar), Cathy (Domenic), Helena (Robert), Aidan, Christina (Matthew) and Brenda (James).
Ann was blessed with 14 grandchildren; Michael, Aidan, Isabel, Kaitlyn, Ava, Julia, Matias, Dalyn, Owen, Vaughn, Mia, Matthew, Olivia and Luca. Ann is also survived by her sisters, Nora, Margaret and Monica, her brother in law’s Albert, Hughie and Gerry and her sister-in-law Deirdre as well as countless nephews and nieces. Irish Music was an important part of their life and she enjoyed her trips back to Spanish Point to see her family and listen to live music at the Armada.
Wednesday, June 28
2:00 - 4:00 PM & 7:00 - 9:30 PM
New Hyde Park Funeral Home
506 Lakeville Road, New Hyde Park, NY
MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL
Thursday, June 29
Corpus Christi R.C. Church
155 Garfield Avenue, Mineola, NY 11501
St. Charles Cemetery
2015 Wellwood Avenue, Farmingdale, NY