Margaret Brennan

Obituary of Margaret M Brennan

Margaret M Brennan, 87, of Red Hook, NY, passed away on Monday, January 11, 2021 at her home.


Born on May 10, 1933, in New York, NY, she was the daughter of the late James and Matilda (Stollmer) Dolan. Margaret married James A. Brennan on February 4, 1956 at St. Raphael's Church in Manhattan and he predeceased her on July 11, 2009


For many years, Margaret worked in medical records for HIP of NY.


A communicant of St. Christopher's Church in Red Hook, NY, she was also a longtime member of their Lady's Guild.


Margaret is survived by her children, Patricia Brennan of Manhattan, NY, James (Maureen) A. Brennan of Fort Myers, FL, Margaret (Michael) Flynn of Fort Montgomery, NY, Thomas Brennan of Red Hook, NY, and Ann (Steven) Schmidt of Fort Montgomery, NY; her sisters, Eleanor (Vincent) DeGruccio of Red Hook, NY, and Rosemary Abbattista of Red Hook, NY; her grandchildren, Erin, Jimmy, Kelly, Andrew, Colin, Shannon, Aidin and Matthew; along with numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.


In addition to her husband, two sisters, Agnes Hoyt, and Marion, and six brothers, James, Bernard, William, John, Larry, and Emmett Dolan predeceased her


Friends may call at the Burnett & White Funeral Homes in Red Hook on Friday, January 15th, 2021 from 3 to 7 pm.


A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 AM on Saturday, January 16th, 2021 at St. Christopher's Church in Red Hook, NY. Father Patrick Buckley will officiate. Burial will be at St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Red Hook.


In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made in Margaret's memory to the St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942, www/ or to Boystown at


Due to Covid-19/ NYS Guidelines- masks, social distancing, & capacity limitations will be adhered too during all services. During visitation, please be respectful to those who may be waiting to visit by keeping your stay brief if possible. Your patience is appreciated. Thank you.


Arrangements are under the direction of Burnett & White Funeral Homes 7461 S. Broadway, Red Hook, NY.



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Visitation at Funeral Home

3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Friday, January 15, 2021
Burnett & White Funeral Homes
7461 S. Broadway
Red Hook, New York, United States


11:00 am
Saturday, January 16, 2021
St. Christopher's Church
7411 S. Broadway
Red Hook, New York, United States

Final Resting Place

St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery
7404 S. Broadway
Red Hook, New York, United States
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