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Anna Elizabeth Brophy McMahon
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Birth: Apr. 4, 1922
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 11, 2009
West Grove
Chester County
Pennsylvania, USA

Daily Local News
Tuesday, January 13, 2009
Anne Elizabeth Brophy McMahon, 86, of West Grove, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 11, 2009, at her home.

She was the wife of the late Francis A. McMahon, with whom she shared 56 years of marriage.

Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late James Joseph and Kathryn Slavin Brophy.

Anne graduated from Avon Grove High School in 1941 and from the Delaware State College of Beauty Culture in 1942.
She owned and operated Anne's Beauty Shop in West Grove during the 1950s. She was employed with Avon Grove High School in the cafeteria from 1977 to 1987.

Anne was a member of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church, West Grove.

She enjoyed quilting, sewing and making craft projects. She especially loved to spend time with her grandchildren and friends.

She is survived by one son, Robert J. McMahon and his wife, Karen, of Oxford; three daughters, Helen C. McMahon (Al Cordone) of Kennett Square, Frances Anne Miller (Ralph Potts) of Corona, Calif., and Sheila Stump and her husband, Gerald, of Cochranville; four grandchildren; and one sister, Peg Hoopes of West Grove.

She was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Francis A. Hoopes.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 15, at Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church, 300 State Road, West Grove.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 14, at the Edward L. Collins Funeral Home Inc., 86 Pine St., Oxford, and from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at the church.
Interment will be in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Kennett Square.

Memorial contributions may be made to Sacred Heart School, 205 Church Road, Oxford, PA 19363; or Sisters of St. Joseph, St. Joseph Guild, P.O. Box 36, Flourtown, PA 19031.

Name: Anna E. Mcmahon
State of Issue: Pennsylvania
Date of Birth: Tuesday April 04, 1922
Date of Death: Sunday January 11, 2009
Est. Age at Death: 86 years, 9 months, 7 days
Confirmation: Verified

Last known residence:

City: West Grove
County: Chester
State: Pennsylvania
ZIP Code: 19390

Family links: 
  James J. Brophy (1892 - 1975)
  Kathryn C. Slavin Brophy (1889 - 1972)
  Francis Alfred McMahon (1917 - 2002)*
  Anna Elizabeth Brophy McMahon (1922 - 2009)
  John Brophy (1928 - 1928)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Patrick Church Cemetery
Kennett Square
Chester County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Dan Oh
Record added: Jan 14, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 32915483
Anna Elizabeth <i>Brophy</i> McMahon
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