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Dec. 21, 1930-March 27, 2010

Lucille A. Croghan, 79, passed away Saturday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at St. Mary Roman Catholic Church, with the Rev. Tom Norris, O.S.F.S., presiding. Interment will be at Evergreen Cemetery.

Lucille was born in Union City, N.J., to the late Joseph Croghan and Helen Gallagher Croghan.

She was a graduate of Holy Name Hospital School of Nursing in Teaneck, N.J., and Jersey City State College.

Lucille was a registered nurse and a teacher at Cliffside Park Senior High School in New Jersey.

Lucille is survived by her sister, Joan Croghan of Goldsboro; her niece, Barbara Levers and husband, James, of New Egypt, N.J.; her nephews, Michael Klahre and wife, Karen, of Selma, Thomas Klahre of Orlando, Fla., and Douglas Klahre and wife, Jennifer, of Wall, N.J.; and two great-nephews, Troy Klahre and Zachary Levers.

She was preceded in death by her sisters, Mary Croghan and Loretta Klahre, and her brother, Father Joseph Croghan, M.M.

In lieu of flowers, mass cards and memorials may be made to St. Mary Roman Catholic Church, 1000 N. Jefferson Ave., Goldsboro, N.C., 27530, or Kitty Askins Hospice Center, 107 Handley Park Court, Goldsboro, N.C., 27534.

A wake service will be held tonight at 7 at Seymour Funeral Home, followed by a time of visitation until 9.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.seymourfuneralhome.com.


Published in Obituaries on March 30, 2010 1:47 PM