Mary Patricia VANDERVOORT
March 20, 1937 – May 20, 2020
Mary Patricia VanDervoort, age 83, passed away at home in Fort Myers, Florida on May 20, 2020. Mary is survived by her eight children; Mary, John, Eddie, Eileen, Michael, Robert, Dennis, and Christine; twelve grandchildren and twenty-three great grandchildren; four sisters; Peggy, Eileen, Rose and Ann. Her beloved husband, Jack, predeceased her May 5, 2010. Mary was born on March 20, 1937 in Brooklyn, New York to Margaret and Martin McGrath. Mary was a religious, hard working woman. She belonged to the Mastic Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary for many years while her husband served as a volunteer fireman until they moved to Florida. She enjoyed playing Bingo whenever she could and spending time with her family. The family will be honoring Mary and celebrating her life with a private Mass at St Cecilia’s Church in Fort Myers, Florida.