CONNAHAN, MARGERET L.

A funeral mass took place July 29 at St. Rose Church, Belmar, for Margaret J. “Peggy” Connahan, 61, of Belmar. She passed away July 26 at Jersey Shore University Medical Center, surrounded by the love of her family, after a courageous battle with cancer. Peggy was born in Jersey City, and was a lifelong resident, before moving to Belmar nine years ago. She was a parishioner of St. Aloysius Parish, Jersey City and more recently of St. Rose Parish, Belmar. She was a social member of the Knights of Columbus, Paulus Hook Council 475, Jersey City. She and her late husband enjoyed traveling. Peggy was “everybody’s aunt” and will be missed by all of her large extended family. She was predeceased by her parents, Joseph and Marie Quinn and her husband Kevin Connahan in June of 2015. Peggy is survived by her siblings, Patricia Kaba of Parlin, Va., Laamanen and husband Edward of Jackson, and Eileen Kolody of Freehold Twp., Kevin Quinn and wife Patricia of Neptune. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews, and grand nieces and nephews. Services arranged by the O’Brien Funeral Home, Wall.