Ann Mary Forgacs, 79

OBIT ForgacsAnn Mary Forgacs passed away Saturday, Nov. 9, in Granville.

 

Ann was born July 29, 1934, in Albany. She was the daughter of the late Mary (O’Connor) Judge and the late Thomas Judge. She graduated from Mary Immaculate High School in Ossining and attended the College of St. Rose in Albany.

 

 On May 4, 1957, she married John L. Forgacs, and they lived in Westchester for many years.

 

 Ann was a loving, caring, dedicated wife, mother and grandmother, who loved spending time with family and friends. She was also active in the Catholic Church as a Eucharistic minister, in Cursillo and the Parish Council. She loved the Adirondack Mountains and the lakes of the region and spent most of her summer vacations there. Also, as her children grew up, Ann worked at the Maryknoll Missionary in Ossining until her retirement in 1996, when she moved to Granville.

 

Ann is survived by her loving husband of 56 years, John L. Forgacs; and four daughters, Theresa, Patricia, Karen and Mary and their families. She is also survived by four sons, Thomas, Andrew, John Kevin and Stephen and their families; and by seven grandchildren. 

 

The family wishes to extend their gratitude to Glens Falls Hospital and to Indian River Rehabilitation Center for their loving care and attention over the last few months.

 

 A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday Nov. 13, 2013, at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, 23 Bulkley Ave., Granville, N.Y. Burial will be at 2 p.m. at Holy Sepluchre Cemetery in East Greenbush. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Tues- day, Nov. 12, at Robert M King Funeral Home, 23 Church St., Granville, N.Y.

 

In lieu of flowers, in remembrance of Ann, donations may be sent to Granville Rescue Squad, PO Box 158, Granville, NY 12832.

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