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Frances McCarthy Burrell
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Birth: unknown
Bronx County
New York, USA
Death: May 17, 2011
New Brighton
Richmond County (Staten Island)
New York, USA

Longtime New Brighton resident Frances M. Burrell, 91, a retired legal secretary and a loving mother and grandmother, died Tuesday at her home.

Born Frances McCarthy in The Bronx, she was brought to Staten Island as a child and grew up in Midland Beach. She settled in New Brighton in 1948.

She graduated from St. Joseph Hill Academy, Arrochar, and the Grace Institute for Secretarial Studies, Manhattan.

Ms. Burrell worked as a legal secretary in the offices of the Richmond County district attorney, retiring in 1989.

She was a member of the North Shore Democratic Club.

She loved playing cards and bridge, gardening, and cooking.

Ms. Burrell attended St. Paul's R.C. Church, New Brighton.

Surviving are her son, William; her daughter, Elizabeth Tyndall; and four grandchildren.

The funeral will be held on Saturday from the Harmon Home for Funerals, West Brighton, with a Mass at 10:00 a.m. in St. Paul's Church.
Burial will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery, Grasmere.
Published in the Staten Island Advance on May 19, 2011. 
Saint Mary's Catholic Cemetery
Richmond County (Staten Island)
New York, USA
Created by: Ryan D. Curtis
Record added: May 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70254145

- Ryan D. Curtis
 Added: May. 23, 2011

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