Rosemary Devany Obituary

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Rosemary Devany

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Rosemary Patricia Devany, formerly of Yonkers, NY passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 1, 2014. Rosemary was born in Yonkers, NY to the late John J. and Mary (Mae) Langan on June 21, 1928. She attended St. Joseph's School and Blessed Sacrament Academy in Yonkers. She worked as a medical secretary at Mt. St. Vincent's Hospital in the Bronx until the birth of her first child. Later, she worked as a medical secretary for various doctors in Westchester. She lived in Yonkers all her life until 2006 when she and her husband moved to Fishkill, NY to be closer to her children and grandchildren. She was lovingly called "Mom-mom" by her whole...
Rosemary Patricia Devany, formerly of Yonkers, NY passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 1, 2014. Rosemary was born in Yonkers, NY to the late John J. and Mary (Mae) Langan on June 21, 1928. She attended St. Joseph's School and Blessed Sacrament Academy in Yonkers. She worked as a medical secretary at Mt. St. Vincent's Hospital in the Bronx until the birth of her first child. Later, she worked as a medical secretary for various doctors in Westchester. She lived in Yonkers all her life until 2006 when she and her husband moved to Fishkill, NY to be closer to her children and grandchildren. She was lovingly called "Mom-mom" by her whole family and she will be sorely missed by all. Rosemary married Thomas A. Devany on December 4, 1948 in Yonkers, NY where they raised their three beloved children. She is survived by her devoted husband Thomas of Fishkill, NY, her loving daughter Pamela (Christopher) Burkart of Somers, NY and devoted sons Thomas Brian (Eileen McConnell) Devany of Cortlandt Manor, NY and John Keith (Lori) Devany of Fishkill, NY. She was cherished by her eight grandchildren, Christopher Scott (Diane) Burkart, David Burkart, Kristen (Donald) Orsen, Erin (Jason Tornatore) Devany, Heather (Stephen) Marchese, Diana Devany, Kelly Devany and Katelyn Devany and Gregg McConnell. She is also survived by her six great-grandchildren, Ian, Shane, Ava, Nicco, Savannah and Rocco. Visitation will be at the Whalen & Ball Funeral Home on Tuesday March 4th from 4 to 8pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Christ the King Church on North Broadway, Yonkers on Wednesday at 10:30am. Interment will follow at St. Joseph's Cemetery in Yonkers.
Whalen & Ball Funeral Home
168 Park Avenue
Yonkers, NY 10703
(914)965-5488
www.whalenandballfh.com
Arrangements under the direction of Whalen & Ball Funeral Home, Yonkers, NY.

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