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Mary Genevieve Garrigan
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Birth: 1889
Death: Aug. 2, 1905
Yosemite Village
Mariposa County
California, USA


GARRIGAN-Mary Genevieve, Yosemite, California, drowning, August 2, aged 16"

GARRIGAN— At Yosemite, Cal., August 2, Mary G., beloved daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Garrigan, aged 16 years. Funeral today at 8:30 a. m. from the residence of Mrs. Edna J. McGann, 136 North Eastlake avenue. Requiem mass at Sacred Heart church at 9 a. m. Interment Calvary."

As published in the Los Angeles Herald, Volume 32, Number 310, 7 August 1905.


"Funeral of Miss Garrigan

The funeral of Miss Mary Garrigan, the Los Angeles girl who was drowned last Wednesday in the Merced river, near Yosemite, will be held this morning from the Church of the Sacred Heart, East Los Angeles. Requiem mass will be celebrated at 9 o'clock by Rev. M. McAuliffe, the pastor. Interment will be at New Calvary cemetery."

As published in the Los Angeles Herald, Volume 32, Number 310, 7 August 1905.



Classmates of Miss Mary Garrigan
Bear Casket to New Calvary Cemetery

Borne by former classmates, who wore white gowns and filmy veils, the body of Miss Mary Garrigan was carried yesterday morning to its last resting place in New Calvary cemetery.

Solemn requiem mass was celebrated at 9 o'clock at the Church of the Sacred Heart, where Miss Garrigan had been a parishioner. Rev. M. McAuliffe, the pastor, officiated. The floral tributes were many and beautiful, showing the high esteem in which Miss Garrigan was held by her associates.

The following young girls, pupils of the Sacred Heart school, from which Miss Garrigan was graduated in June, acted as pallbearers: Misses Amelia Peralta, Sadie and Eroviro Orosco, Agnes Ganahl, Florence Donnegan, Nellie O'Brien, Marie Weldt and Margaret Breslin."

As published in the Los Angeles Herald, Volume 32, Number 311, 8 August 1905.

Also see Memorial Id 82082691 for the record of Edna McGann, grandmother of Mary Garrigan, as so referenced in the obituary of the former. 
Calvary Cemetery
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Created by: StephanieSN
Record added: Dec 10, 2011
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Mary Genevieve Garrigan
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So very sad, Mary. May you rest in eternal peace.
- Irisana
 Added: Jul. 12, 2016

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