64, passed away at Bayonne Medical Center on July 2, 2017 with her family and friends by her side. Mary Ellen was born in Bayonne and has been a lifelong resident. She was a retired school teacher with the Bayonne Board of Education for over 37 years working at the Midtown Community School as a kindergarten teacher. Daughter of the late John E. Finck and Gertrude McCaffrey Finck. Sister of Rainor Finck and his wife Maria and John E. Finck Jr. and his wife Sandy. Lifelong partner of Mark Boyle. Aunt of Justin Finck and his wife Nancy and their children Brody and Olivia. Christopher Finck and his wife Vinessa and their children, Solane and Michael. John E. Finck III and his son Jack. Adam Finck and his wife Kristin and their daughter Holland. Special friend to James and Kate. Also survived by many cousins, friends, teachers and her “Peeps.” In lieu of flowers, if you like to make a donation in Mary Ellen’s name, please do so to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (http://www.stjude.org). Envelops will be available at the funeral home. Funeral arrangements by G. KEENEN O’BRIEN Funeral Home 984 Avenue C.