Obituary for Mary T. Westervelt
Mary T. Westervelt, 91, of Rutherford passed away at home on Sunday, January28th, 2018. She was born in Jersey City to Louis & Margaret Hahn in 1926.
Mary was a proud College graduate of NYU in 1946, majoring in Physical Education. Her career in Teaching was in the Jersey City Public Schools and later with St. Dominic Academy where she remained for several years before retiring in 1979.
Mary and her husband John moved to Rutherford in 2001, sadly John “Jack” passed away in 2004. Mary was a parishioner of the Church of Saint Mary, her love of travel to Atlantic City & playing the slot machines were a great pastime she enjoyed. She also liked Train traveling throughout the United States as well. She and her family were huge sports fans enjoying the games together; the Mets, Devils and Giant games and the Caldwell University Woman’s Basketball Team.
Mary is predeceased by her siblings; George, Raymond and Helen Hahn. She will be deeply missed by her children, Peggy Critelli and her husband George, Helen Westervelt, John and his wife Vera, Pat Bator, grandchildren; Jason & Andrea, Sean, Katelyn Cohrs & husband Michael, John Paul, Samantha & Jacqueline Westervelt.
Family will receive friends Tuesday 4-8pm in the Calhoun-Mania Funeral Home, 19 Lincoln Ave., Rutherford.
Funeral Wednesday, all to assemble at 9:30 in Funeral Home for 10:30 Mass of Christian Liturgy in the Church of Saint Mary, Rutherford.
Entombment in Holy Cross Mausoleum, No.Arlington.
Donations are requested in her memory for the Sisters of St Dominic, 1 Ryerson Avenue, Caldwell, NJ 07006