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In Memory of

Grace Brophy

May 19, 1928 - November 29, 2016

Obituary


Grace M. Brophy (nee Loughlin) passed away on November 29, 2016 at age 88. She was born on May 19, 1928 to Patrick and Cecilia Burk Loughlin in Yonkers where she was raised and graduated from Commerce H.S. Grace married Arch Brophy on January 24, 1948 in Yonkers, he died in 1999. She worked as an administrator of volunteers for St. John's Hospital. Grace was involved in several senior organizations. She was a parishioner of St. Anthony's Church and enjoyed walking, swimming and painting. She would often enroll in art classes. Grace is survived by...

Grace M. Brophy (nee Loughlin) passed away on November 29, 2016 at age 88. She was born on May 19, 1928 to Patrick and Cecilia Burk Loughlin in Yonkers where she was raised and graduated from Commerce H.S. Grace married Arch Brophy on January 24, 1948 in Yonkers, he died in 1999. She worked as an administrator of volunteers for St. John's Hospital. Grace was involved in several senior organizations. She was a parishioner of St. Anthony's Church and enjoyed walking, swimming and painting. She would often enroll in art classes. Grace is survived by her 2 sons William (Ellen), and Brian Brophy, 3 grandchildren Christopher and Matthew Brophy and Kristen Faccioli-Licari, 3 great grandchildren Erynn, Kayleigh, William and Emily. Visiting hours will be Thursday (today) in the Whalen & Ball Funeral Home from 2-4 & 7-9pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be in St. Anthony's Church on Friday December 2nd at 10am. Interment will follow at St. Mary's Cemetery. In lieu of flowers you may donate to a charity of your choice in Graces name.
Whalen & Ball Funeral Home
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Yonkers, NY 10703
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