Mary A. Lenaghen, 91, of Rome, passed away peacefully on Monday, May 13, 2019. Born in Floyd on September 2, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Sophie (Karcz) Dosiek. She was formerly married to the late Harold S. Lenaghen.
Mary worked for many years at the Oneida County Hospital and Rome Nursing Home. She was a member of Transfiguration Church and the Rome Polish Home. Mary loved being outdoors, especially in her garden where she was known to have a real “green thumb” or sitting in the sun.
She is survived by five children, Carol (David) Silver, Joan (Steven) Vrooman, Richard Lenaghen, Robert (Jeannette) Lenaghen and Barbara (Ernest) Gomez,; two sisters, Anna Smothers and Emily Donley; nine grandchildren, Elizabeth and Matthew Silver, Michelle, Steve, and Eric (Taryn) Vrooman, Michael (Anna), David and Richard Lenaghen, and Eric Vedder; three great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a sister, Helen Reid; two brothers, Anthony, John and Joseph Dosiek;a granddaughter, Rene Mills; and a daughter-in-law, Roseann Lenaghen.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday at 11:00 a.m, at Transfiguration Church. Interment will take place in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Family and friends are invited to call at Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, Inc., 418 N. George St., Rome, on Monday from 4-7:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Mary’s memory may be made to the Transfiguration Church Memorial Fund or the Welcome Hall.