Mary J. Hendrickson
Mary J. Hendrickson, 93, of Ewing passed away Wednesday at Greenwood House in Ewing.
Born in Trenton, was a Ewing resident.
Mrs. Hendrickson was a secretary in the Alumni Office at the College of New Jersey retiring after a long career.
A world traveler, she was a graduate of Trenton High School – Class of 1940, and a longtime volunteer for the American Cancer Society.
Mrs. Hendrickson was proud of her Italian heritage and her Chambersburg roots.
Wife of the late Leon E. Hendrickson, daughter of the late Frank and Angelina Migliaccio Piccolella, and sister of the late Josephine Molnar, and Louis and Frank Piccolella, she is survived by four children, Alexandra Hendrickson and her partner Joe Prezioso of Hamilton, Jeffrey L. and his wife Josephine Hendrickson of Titusville, Mary Beth and her husband Louis Silagy, and Alice Kooker all of West Trenton; 5 grandchildren, Rachel and Brian Hendrickson, Benjamin Kooker, and Gregory Leon and Scott Leon Silagy; also, many nieces and nephews.
The family would like to give special thanks to her caregiving team at Greenwood House.
The family will receive friends at Incarnation Church, 1545 Pennington Road, Ewing on Monday from 9:30am until the Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30AM. Entombment will follow in St. Mary’s Mausoleum, Hamilton.
There are no calling hours at the funeral home.
Arrangements are under the direction of the M. William Murphy Funeral Home, 935 Parkway Ave., Ewing.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in her name may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011 or www.alz.org
Posted on 03 Nov 2016 by MFH