Thursday, 21 May 2009 14:22
Frances Gallic Maher, loving wife of Richard D. and mother of Richard (Marianne), Brian (Jeanne Basior), Michael (Pam), Mary Frances Sauvigne (Mark), Elizabeth Marx (John) and Peter died peacefully on May 11, 2009. Frances grew up in Bayridge, Brooklyn, and Queens Village.
She graduated from Fordham University class of ‘49. Upon graduation she wanted to see the world and was hired by Colonial Airlines as a flight attendant. She met her husband Richard, married and raised a loving family. She was active at Our Lady of Grace and St. Mary’s Church. She and her husband of 58 years enjoyed traveling the world and playing golf.
She leaves behind 17 grandchildren, Jon, Andy, Michael, Dan, Tom, Brian, Diana, Katie, Jennifer, Mark, Patrick Colin, Jackie, John, David, Robert, Britta and Christopher. Donations may be made in her name to Church of St. Mary’s, Northern Blvd., Manhasset, NY 11030.