Mary Patricia Habres

March 25, 1952April 12, 2019

Mary P. Habres, 67, of Jacksonville, FL, formally of Trenton, NJ, passed away peacefully at McGraw Hospice in Jacksonville, FL on April 12, 2019. Mary was born and raised in Trenton, NJ, the daughter of Teresa Kennedy and the late Thomas Kennedy.

She is survived by her husband of 37 years, Richard Habres, of Jacksonville, FL; stepson, Erik Habres and his wife Amy Habres; two grandchildren, Elise and Erin Habres; brother, Thomas A. Kennedy and wife Elaine, of Boston, MA; nieces, Kylene, Kelly, and Karlyn Kennedy.

Mary was a graduate of Trenton State College with a BA in Studied English Education and a ME degree in Special Education.

Former HR Manager at the State of New Jersey, she retired in April of 2007. Not content with retired life she started her own company, Encore Home Staging and Redesign - Making Your Home Sing from 2009-2018. She also started a second business called Encore Perception Marketing which was a small business marketing consultant business.

We would like to thank Community Hospice for the wonderful care they provided her. In Lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Community Hospice or the American Lung Association.

A Visitation will be held from 4:00 to 6:00 pm on Friday April 19, 2019 in Hardage-Giddens Funeral Home of Mandarin, 11801 San Jose Boulevard, Jacksonville, FL 32223.


  • Visitation Friday, April 19, 2019

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Ann & Phil Coyne

April 16, 2019

Richard, Teresa, Tom, and families,
Our hearts ache for you, We are so sorry for your loss. When the Lord calls our loved ones home , He leaves a gift of memories in exchange. Hold on to your memories, and let them guide you during this time of sadness. May the Lord's love make your grief bearable. You're in our thoughts and prayers. Wishing you and your family strength and peace.
Prayer for you all from Cong, County Mayo, Ireland.