May 18, 2006
On May 15, 2006, FRANCINE MARY ROSE GAHAGAN (nee Espey) beloved wife of the late Daniel Leo Gahagan Sr., devoted mother of Kathy Allen, Dan and Peggy Gahagan, Judy and Marty Kersse, Carol and Chris White and Vaughn Rocco, dear sister of Susan Field, loving grandmother of Sean, Doug, Kelly and Jessie Allen, Patrick, Courtney, Erin, Kevin, Maggie, Sean and Callie Gahagan, Sarah, Andrew and Ben Kersse and Kyle White. Friends may call the family owned Ruck Towson Funeral Home, Inc., 1050 York Road (beltway exit 26)
January 27, 2006
On January 24, 2006, TYLERMATTHEW, beloved son of Jason and Kristen Matthew; devoted grandson of Buddy and Susan Glines, John and Barb Matthew, Dan Gahagan and the late Bonnie Gahagan; loving great-grandson of Jean Walling and Eugene De Carlo. Also survived by four uncles and one aunt. The family will receive friends at the family owned Ruck Towson Funeral Home, Inc., 1050 York Rd. (Beltway Exit 26A) on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated in the Immaculate Heart of Mary Church on Friday at 1 P.M. Interment Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens.
December 24, 2005
On December 22, 2005, JOHN FRANCIS JR. "The Geez"; beloved husband of the late Mary Thomasine Mc Gahagan (nee Kempel); devoted father of John F. III, Kevin P., A. Timothy and Brennan T. Mc Gagahan, Mary M."Mage" Kauffman, Helen M. Palmer, Mary "Cassie" Sachs, M. Thomasine Scott and Margaret M. Peters. Blessed with 19 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; dear brother of Mary A. Mackessy, Theresa B. Boone and the late Thomas, Joseph and Daniel Ma Gahagan. Friends may call at Gonce Funeral Service, P.A., 4001 Ritchie Highway, on Friday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M., and Saturday 12 noon to 3 P.M. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Rose of Lima Church on Monday at 10 A.M. Interment in Holy Cross Cemetery.
August 9, 2003
Joseph Lawrence Gahagan III, a retired Social Security Administration management and program analyst, died of esophageal cancer Tuesday at the Gilchrist Center for Hospice Care. The Parkville resident was 53. In his two decades with the federal agency, Mr. Gahagan distinguished himself by creating computer programs that assisted clients in using an 800 telephone information line. He is remembered by colleagues for his irreverent sense of humor. "He was an outstanding employee who brought dedication to his job," said Noel McFadden, the agency's director for the office of telephone service, where Mr. Gahagan worked.
August 8, 2003
On August 5, 2003 JOSEPH L. "LARRY" III beloved son of Patricia M. Gahagan and the late Joseph L. Gahagan, Jr.; dear brother of P. Michael Gahagan and his wife Christa, Maureen P. Kristofco and her husband William, Daniel P. Gahagan and his late wife Bonnie, Patricia A. Invernizzi and her husband Frank and Sean C. Gahagan; loving friend of Sally Byrne. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. A vigil service will be held at the family owned Leonard J. Ruck Funeral Home, Inc., 5305 Harford Road (at Echodale)
August 1, 2003
Bonnie Gahagan, a court reporter whose ability to type as fast as 275 words a minute on transcription machines assisted her in assignments to criminal trials of Lt. Col. Oliver North and former Washington Mayor Marion S. Barry Jr., died Monday at Greater Baltimore Medical Center of a rare form of cancer. The Parkville resident was 47. Family members said she died of nasopharygeal cancer, a disease of the head and neck diagnosed in 1999. Born Bonnie De Carlo in Baltimore and raised on Macon Street, she was a 1973 graduate of Patterson High School.