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.