Obituary: Mary C. McMahon


PROSPECT – Miss Mary C. McMahon, 84, of West Hartford, passed away on Saturday, December 4 at Paradigm Health Care of Prospect.

Miss McMahon was born in Waterbury on June 24, 1926, daughter of the late John and Mary (Phelan) McMahon.  She was a longtime West Hartford resident.  She worked for many years as a librarian in the Hartford Library System as well as the New York City Library System.  She was an avid outdoors person and reader.  She was a member of the NAVA Ski Club and the AYH Bicycle Club.
She leaves a brother, Rev. John McMahon, OP of Washington, DC; a sister Phyllis Sullivan of Waterbury; several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and a great-nephew.
Her funeral will be held on Wednesday, December 8 at 10am from the Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main Street, Naugatuck to St. Mary Church, 338 North Main   Street, Naugatuck for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30am.  Burial will follow in Mt. Olivet

Cemetery, Watertown.  Calling hours will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday morning from 9-10am.  Memorial contributions may be made to The Sisters of Life, St. Paul the Apostle Convent, 586 McLean Avenue, Yonkers, NY  10705.  To send an on-line condolence, please visit