OBITUARY

Mary Bjorkland McCormack

February 4, 1921January 1, 2013

Mary McCormack, age 91, of Lakewood, passed away Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at the Kimball Medical Center in Lakewood, NJ. She was born in New York, NY on February 4, 1921, and was the daughter of the late Ann (Gilligan) and Carl Olaf Bjorkland. She was a former resident of New York, NY and Wayne, NJ before moving to Lakewood in 1992. She had been employed as insurance proofreader for the National Council on Compensation in New York, NY before retiring in 1986 after 20 years of service. Wife of the late Matthew McCormack, she is survived by her 6 children, Edward of Longmont, CO, Matthew of New York, NY, Thomas of Floral Park, NY, Robert of Wayne, NJ, Barbara Sakowski of Manchester, NJ and Mary McCormack of Medford, MA; 13 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren, and 1 great-great grandchild. Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. & 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday at the D’Elia Funeral Home, 1300 Vermont Ave., Lakewood, NJ 08701. Her funeral service will be held in the funeral home on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. Burial will follow in St. Mary of the Lake Cemetery, Lakewood. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Deborah Hospital Foundation, 212 Trenton Rd., Browns Mills, NJ 08015.

Services

  • Visitation Friday, January 4, 2013
  • Visitation Friday, January 4, 2013
  • Funeral Service Saturday, January 5, 2013
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Mary Bjorkland McCormack

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January 4, 2013

my deepest sympathy to Barbara, Darlene Donald.

Debbie Robinson /belmar nj

January 4, 2013

I am so sorry to hear of Aunt Mary's passing. I always looked forward to her correspondence. I will miss her. - Don Meunier

January 4, 2013

With deepest sympathy from the Leisure Village West Board of Trustees.

January 4, 2013

My condolences to all of the family. I am very sorry to hear about Aunt Mary's passing. She will always live on in our hearts. She was a very special woman. - Patrick, Mary and Michael Curtis

January 2, 2013

I'm sorry to hear of her passing and offer my condolences to all of her very large family.
Bob & Jackie Meunier (Indian Trail (Charlotte), NC)

Jeanette & Carlos Padilla

January 2, 2013

I'm so sorry. Please accept our condolences. I enjoyed writing to her and receiving all those letters, cards and photos from her. I'm going to miss her. I pray for comfort and peace for all of you.

Joan & Donald Elmendorf & Family

January 2, 2013

Dear Grandma Mac,
We are very sad to see you leave us. May all the Angels sing over you on your journey home <3. To our family please accept our deepest sympathy. Much prayers offered up for Grandma and all of our family at this difficult time. Love Donald, Joan, Nicole, Megan and Alexis

FROM THE FAMILY