FAIR LAWN, N. J. -- Gertrude “Fuss” Mahon, 100, of Fair Lawn, passed away Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016.
Born and raised in Paterson, she resided in Fair Lawn since 1951. A faithful parishioner of St. Anne R.C. Church in Fair Lawn, she was a member of the Rosary Society and St. Anthony’s Guild. She was a longtime benefactor of Sisters of the Poor in Totowa and a member of the Georgian Court Alumni Association.
Mahon enjoyed gardening, swimming and many summers spent in Greenwood Lake, N.Y.
She was the wife of the late Justin Mahon; mother of Justin David Mahon and wife Gina, William Mahon and wife Tricia and the late Elisabeth Mahon; grandmother of Sarah Faye Mahon, Timothy Mahon and fiancée Caitlin Warbelow, Emily, Hillary, Eoin and Aiofe Mahon; sister of the late James K. Turner; and cousin of Richard O’dea and wife Barbara.
The family will receive relatives and friends from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday at Vander Plaat-Caggiano Funeral Home, 13-31 Saddle River Road, Fair Lawn. A funeral Mass is planned for 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Anne R.C. Church, 15-05 St. Anne St., Fair Lawn. Interment will follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Totowa.
In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory to St. Anne R.C. Church would be appreciated.
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