Obituary: Mary Ellen McGuckin

Mary Ellen McGuckin

Mary Ellen McGuckin

Mary Ellen McGuckin, 90, of Golden Valley died Tuesday, May 29, 2012, at her home. She was born Feb. 2, 1922, in Bay City, Mich.

Mrs. McGuckin was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Patrick James McGuckin, and their son, Dennis. She is survived by sons, Patrick George McGuckin of Golden Valley and Michael McGuckin of Sterling Heights, Mich.; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

Mary Ellen touched the lives of many people with her smile and generosity, and maintained her trademark sense of humor all the way to the end.

Friends and family are invited to a Memorial Mass that will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday, July 9, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 302 E. Spring St., Kingman.

Private inurnment will take place at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery in San Diego at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Joan and Diana Hospice, 812 Airway Ave., Kingman, AZ 86409.