Joan Kathryn Hourigan

October 20, 1935 - February 7, 2013

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Services:

 

 A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 10:00 AM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home Chapel Leonardtown, MD with Deacon Bill Nickerson officiating. 

Visitation:

  The family will receive friends on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home Leonardtown, MD
 

Joan Kathryn Hourigan, 77, of Odenton, MD formerly from Syracuse, NY, passed away on February 7, 2013 in Odenton, MD.  Born on October 20, 1935 in Syracuse, NY she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Gertrude Johnson.  Joan is survived by her children:  Edward Hourigan, Denise Hourigan of Philadelphia, PA., Laurie Hourigan of Syracuse, NY, David Hourigan of VA, Jill Bradburn of Leonardtown, MD, Karen Proctor and Jeff Hourigan both of Odenton, MD, 19 grandchildren, and 6 great grandchildren.  Mrs. Hourigan is preceded in death by her siblings; Carol and Clarence Johnson.  Joan graduated from Marcellus High School, and graduated Onondaga Community College with an Associate’s Degree in Nursing.  Joan worked as a Registered Nurse for Doctor Community Hospital for 32 years.  She loved sailing, vacationing in Ocean City, with family, shopping, working, and old movies.  The family will receive friends on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home Leonardtown, MD.  A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 10:00 AM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home Chapel Leonardtown, MD with Deacon Bill Nickerson officiating.  Interment will be private.  Contributions may be made to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention in Memory of her grandson Justin Lee Hourigan 120 Wall Street, 29th Floor, New York, NY 10005. 

Guestbook Signatures and Condolences

"In the 11 years that I have worked at Doctors Community Hospital, Joan was one of the few constants in the Emergency Department. She always had a friendly greeting and loved to talk about her family. I hope you can find some small measure of comfort in knowing how much she loved you all."
- Robin Ponton
- Posted: Tuesday, February 12, 2013

"I loved her like a mom! my thoughts & prayers our with the family!I will always keep her in my heart til I see her in "heaven"."
- Cheryl Frisco & family
- Posted: Tuesday, February 12, 2013

"Jill and family: my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time. Just remember your good times with her.May she RIP. "
- Judy Kidwell
- Posted: Tuesday, February 12, 2013

"I love you grandma forever and a day. I will miss you"
- Nicholas Barnes
- Posted: Tuesday, February 12, 2013

"My prayers go out to all her family and friends."
- Larry Sims
- Posted: Monday, February 11, 2013