KILGANNON, Bridget (née Madden) of West Roxbury, formerly of County Galway Ireland, passed away peacefully August 25, 2017. She was born April 12, 1934, the daughter of the late Michael and Katie (née Maher) Madden. In 1963 she emigrated to the USA with her late husband Martin Kilgannon. Loving mother of Michael and his wife Jane (née Bolgrien) Kilgannon of West Roxbury, Mary and Gabriel Grealish of Galway; Ann and Brendan McLoughlin of London, Kevin and Siobhán (née Clinton) Kilgannon, Bridget and Martin Hansberry and Martin and Irene (née Barrett) Kilgannon all of Galway. Bridget was predeceased by her son John Kilgannon. Cherished grandmother of Maddie, Jack and Aidan Kilgannon; Alan, Tony and Ciara Grealish; Caoimhe and Conor McLoughlin; Matthew, Hugh, John and Niall Kilgannon; Áine and Seán Hansberry and Ronan, Nathan and Lisa Kilgannon. Sister of Mary Fallon, Michael Madden, Kathleen Lally, Anne Cormican all of Galway, Nora Mulleady of Roscommon, and the late John Joseph Madden.
Predeceased by Tommy, Michael, Fred, Mary, Agnes, Teresa, Sr. Mary of Nazareth (Kilgannons) and extended family members Bernie Keane, Jackie Warde and Fursey Whyte. Also, survived by many dear extended family members.
Funeral from the William J. Gormley Funeral Home, 2055 Centre Street, WEST ROXBURY on Wednesday August 30th from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Followed by a Funeral Mass in Holy Name Church at 11 o’clock. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Interment will be in Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Caltra, Ireland. The Kilgannons and their extended families would like to offer their heartfelt gratitude to the Holy Name Parish family for their prayers and support, the staff at the Rogerson Community Adult Day Program, Faulkner Hospital, Sherrill House and the Brigham and Women’s Hospital. They will be forever indebted and grateful for their thoughtful care, sensitivity and professionalism. In lieu of card and flowers, please consider a donation to Holy Name Church. For directions and guestbook, please visit: www.gormleyfuneral.com