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Frances Agnes Best Corcoran
Birth: Mar. 4, 1911
County Sligo, Ireland
Death: Dec. 14, 2005
Brentwood
Suffolk County
New York, USA

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Born at home in Tullylin, Co. Sligo, Ireland
Came to the USA at the age of 16, in 1927,her name is forever in stone on the wall at Ellis Island, New York Harbor. Work in the rectory as a cook, she married William J. Corcoran in Aug.1939 at a Roman Catholic Church in Manhattan.
Moving to the Bronx in the mid 1040's at 138st. East side across from St. Jermone's Church.

She had 5 Childrens Francis,Mary,Margaret,Jimmy & Kevin
Frank died Oct. 2000
Mary died Feb. 2002

In 1951 the family moved to Wave Crest Gardens,Far Rockaway
where the kids attended St. Mary's Star of the Sea School,
and later the girls attended Stella Maris High School Rockaway Park, during the Viet-Nam war, she sent her 2 sons, who were in Viet-Nam at the same time 1966-1967 Jimmy who served with the Navy on the USS Boston, and Kevin who served with the Marines at Chu-lai RVN, and saw her sons come home safe. All her children married, and she became a Grandmother and Great Grandmother.

She died very very peacefully at Maria Regina Residence,
a sponsored ministry of the Sisters of Saint Joseph Brentwood, New York.



 
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Woodside
Queens County
New York, USA
Plot: Sect.10 Plot 200
 
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Record added: Jan 28, 2006
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