Elizabeth McGrory McLenigan, age 80, passed away on Sunday, October 4, 2020.
She was the youngest and only surviving child of Thomas and Mary McGrory.
Elizabeth attended St. John the Baptist Catholic High School in Manayunk,
After devoting many years of her life to raising her family, she served as the
administrative assistant to the executive staff of Gloucester County Community
College until her retirement.
A loving mother and homemaker, Elizabeth was an excellent cook, avid reader,
and competitive card player. She enjoyed the company of family and friends,
spending many family weekends at Camp Ockanickon in Medford Lakes, NJ, and
organizing and participating in family reunions.
Elizabeth is predeceased by her loving husband of 50 years, Thomas M.
McLenigan, Sr. She is also predeceased by her brothers and sisters: Rosemary,
John, James, Thomas, Edward, and Catherine.
Elizabeth is survived by her daughter Lizann, (husband Eric), and sons Thomas
(wife Mary) and Michael (wife Rebecca). She is also survived by her 5
grandchildren: Brian, Robert, Emily, Thomas, & Andrew.
The family intends to hold a memorial service some time in 2021.
Those desiring may contribute to the Alzheimer’s Association in her memory.
Home: Pitman, NJ, although she spent her last several years in assisted living at
Somerford Place in Hagerstown, MD.
Date of Death: Sunday, October 4, 2020.
Place of Birth: Philadelphia, PA,on October 16, 1939.
Married to Thomas M. McLenigan, Sr. (10/17/36 – 01/08/2012) on June 17, 1961.
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