Mary Ann McGowan
December 7, 1942 - September 19, 2017
Mary Ann McGowan, 74, of Norwalk, passed away peacefully in her home on Tuesday, September 19, 2017. Born December 7, 1942 in Port Chester, NY, she was the daughter of the late John and Martha Repaci Romanello.
She will be remembered forever as a smart and strong woman with a big heart. She is survived by her son John Mages and his wife Miriam of Norwalk, by her grand daughter Kelly McNamara Diorio of Wallingford; by three great-grandchildren, Brianna, Brittnee and Jake Diorio, all of Wallingford; by her sister, Kathleen Romanello of Norwalk and by many nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her brother Lenny.
Friends may call on Sunday, from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM at Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday at 10:00 AM in St. Jerome Church, 23 Half Mile Road, Norwalk. Burial will follow in St. John Cemetery, Richards Avenue, Norwalk.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (www.stjude.org). Please visit www.collinsfh.com to leave condolences.