Obituary of Dora Dennehy
Mary “Dora” (nee McGowan) Dennehy, longtime resident of Yonkers, NY on June 4, 2019 aged 93
Born on November 10, 1925, Sterling, Scotland, raised in Corderry, Kilargue Co. Leitrim to Patrick and Nora (nee Clarke/Carney) McGowan of County Leitrim. Beloved wife of the late Daniel J. Dennehy and most loving mother of Daniel (Siobhan) and Mary Hansen (Kevin) and Grandmother of Ashling, Cara, Kevin and Brian. Loving sister of Kathleen Donegan, Felix McGowan, Eileen Woods, and the late Jim, Larry, Jack, Annabelle, and Gerry McGowan.
Remembered for her beauty, warmth, cheerful nature and hospitality, as head hostess in NY & Chicago for the Stouffers Restaurant chain, the children of Mark Twain Middle School and to all who entered her front door.
Visiting hours will be held on Thursday, June 6, 2019 from 3:00 - 9:00 P.M. in Hodder Farenga Funeral Home, 899 McLean Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10704.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, June 7, 2019 in 10:45 A.M. St. Barnabas Church, Bronx, NY.
Interment will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.