Irene McCloskey

Obituary of Irene McCloskey

Irene McCloskey, 90, of Riverdale, formerly of Ringwood, passed away on July 12, 2021.

Born and raised in Paterson, Irene was the daughter of the late John and Irene Dowd.  She married Francis McCloskey in 1954 and the couple settled in Ringwood in 1971 to raise their family.  Irene was a longtime parishioner of St. Catherine of Bologna Church and was an avid traveler, visiting many parts of Europe and the Caribbean.

Irene is survived by her sons, Frank and his husband Malcolm Price, and John and his wife Suzie; her grandson, John; and her sister, Mary Hughes.  She was predeceased by her husband, Frank; and her son, Patrick; and her sister, Ann Brennan.

Visiting hours will be held from 3 to 7 pm Thursday, July 15 at the M. John Scanlan Funeral Home, Pompton Plains.  A funeral Mass will be held 9:30 am Friday at Our Lady of the Magnificat RC Church, Kinnelon.  Interment will follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Totowa.



3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Thursday, July 15, 2021
M. John Scanlan Funeral Home
781 Newark Pompton Tpke
Pompton Plains, New Jersey, United States

Funeral Mass

9:30 am
Friday, July 16, 2021
Our Lady of Magnificat Church
2 Miller Road
Kinnelon, New Jersey, United States


Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
52 Totowa Road
Totowa, New Jersey, United States