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Florence C. McKenney, Age 87. Resident of Gloucester City


Florence C.


On November 7, 2008 Age 87 (nee Monahan) Of Gloucester City. Peacefully with her family by her side.  Beloved mother of Patrick McKenney (Patricia) (and the late Jean) of Wichita, Kansas, Jerome (Carol) McKenney of California, Raymond T. McKenney (Gwen) of Brooklawn and the late Michael McKenney (surviving wife Teresa) of Gloucester City. Proud grandmother of Michael, Erin, Jason, Trisha, Monica, Raymond, Madison and Great-grandmother of Michael and Mikayla.

Florence was the farmers daughter who came from Swedesboro to Gloucester City in 1939 and never left. She was a proud Irish-Catholic that loved Gloucester City and the people who lived there. She worked in numerous establishments around town. Florence was a warm, caring person who would give you her last dollar. Her sons were the most important part of her life and could do no wrong. Florence will be missed by all.


Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend her viewing on Monday Evening from 7 to 9 pm and Tuesday morning from 8:30 am to 10 am at the McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME: 851 Monmouth Street, (at Brown Street) Gloucester City. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10:30 am at Saint Mary’s R.C. Church: 426 Monmouth Street, Gloucester City.


Interment New Saint Mary’s Cemetery, Bellmawr. Family strongly requests in lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Saint Mary’s School: 340 Cumberland Street, Gloucester City, NJ 08030. Please write in memo: Florence McKenney. 


Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries may be made through: McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME: 851 Monmouth Street, Gloucester City, NJ. Phone: 856-456-1142


Expressions of sympathy can be e-mailed to the family through our funeral home website under online obituaries of Florence C. McKenney.