Francis E. “Reds” Quinlan , O'Donnell's Bartender, Known for his Famous Eggnog and Manhattans
Monday, November 27, 2017
Surrounded by his loving family, on November 25, 2017, at the age of 83. Of Gloucester City. Loving husband of 53 years to the late Florence Quinlan (nee Sauer). Loving father of Catherine Wiley (late Glenn), Theresa Graf (Matt), Margaret McIntyre, Debra Marshall (Bob), Joseph Quinlan (Kim), Regina Stief (Mike) and the late Francis Quinlan. Cherished grandfather of 20, great-grandfather,of 20 and great-great-grandfather of one. Beloved brother of Alice Marino. Predeceased by his brothers Fred, George and Jim Quinlan and his sister, Marie Fabritiis.
Reds was a graduate of Camden Catholic High School and worked at New York Shipyard and Lucien’s Manor in Berlin before being a longtime, beloved bartender at O’Donnell’s Restaurant in Gloucester City. Later in life, Reds was happy to serve his family and friends with his famous eggnog and Manhattans. He loved to travel and enjoyed the trips he organized to Las Vegas.
Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing on Thursday, Nov. 30th from 9:30 AM to 12 Noon at St. Mary’s R.C. Church, 426 Monmouth St., Gloucester City. Mass of Christian Burial 12:30 PM in the church. Interment New St. Mary’s Cemetery, Bellmawr.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to American Cancer Society, 1851 Old Cuthbert Rd, Cherry Hill, NJ 08034 or to Spastic Paraplegia Foundation, 1605 Goularte Place, Fremont, CA 94539. Please memo, Francis E. Quinlan.
Condolences and Memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.com under the obituary of Francis E. Quinlan. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries through: McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME, Gloucester City. Ph: 856-456-1142