M argaret L. Kehoe, 85, passed away at the home of her daughter, Carol Dennison in West Pawlet, Vt. on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012, surrounded by her loving family following a long illness.
She was born on July 13, 1926, in Granville, N.Y., the daughter of the late Randall T. Edwards and Genevieve T. (Parks) Edwards.
Margaret was a graduate of Granville High School, class of 1945.
She was a communicant of St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church of Granville. She was formerly a member and lay speaker of the Granville United Methodist Church in Granville.
Margaret served as the treasurer of the Granville Food Pantry in Granville for several years.
She was employed by National Catheter in Argyle for many years.
Margaret enjoyed traveling extensively with her late husband Edward Kehoe, who passed away on June 6, 2002. She also enjoyed spending time with her family.
Besides her parents and her late husband, Edward, she is predeceased by one brother, Thomas Edwards, and her two sisters, Elizabeth (Betty) Wooddell and Helen Potter.
Survivors include her daughters, Linda A. Angiolillo and her husband Michael of Granville and Whitehall, Carol J. Dennison and her husband David of West Pawlet, Vt., her five grandchildren, Lea Ann Stanley and her husband Keith, Tracey Coley and her husband Joe, Stacey Ballard and her husband William, Tami Dennison, and Kirk Dennison and his wife Melanie, seven great-grandchildren, and one great-great-granddaughter. She is also survived by her brother, Randall T. Edwards, Jr. and several nieces and nephews, and her loyal companion “Lukky.”
A funeral Mass was celebrated on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012, at 11 a.m. at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church in Granville with the Rev. Joseph X. Arockiasamy, pastor, officiating. A Rite of Committal followed in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cemetery, Middle Granville.
Bearers were Kirk Dennison, Keith Stanley, William Ballard, Scott Myer, Emmanuel Ray, and Jerry Ruffing.
The family suggests that memorial contributions be made in her memory to either the Haynes House of Hope, 7187 St. Route 149, Granville, N.Y. 12832, or to St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, 23 Bulkley Ave., Granville, N.Y. 12832.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Michael G. Angiolillo Funeral Home, 210 Broadway, Whitehall, N.Y.