Healey, Anne M. (née Callahan), 82, of Dunellen, NJ, a former resident of New Rochelle, NY, died peacefully after a short illness on November 6, 2012. Mrs. Healey was born in New York City on March 12, 1930, the youngest of seven children of Joseph M. and Elizabeth Madden Callahan, and was raised in the Highbridge neighborhood of The Bronx.
A kind, gentle and gifted woman, her greatest joy was her children and grandchildren. She was an extraordinary mother who devoted her life to her family and is survived by five adoring sons: Thomas, John Mark, Stephen, Matthew and Christopher, and five adoring daughters: Anne Baldi, Eleanor, Mary Calamia, Catherine Gale and Kirsten Healey Strong, and their father Thomas H. Healey. She is also survived by nine grandsons, twelve granddaughters and her sister, Joan M. Callahan of Southampton, NY. Mrs. Healey was predeceased by her sweet grandson Timothy Daniel Healey (1990-1998), and her infant son Paul Francis (1963).
The Mass of Christian Burial was held at St. Matthew the Apostle Church, Randolph, New Jersey. Memorial contributions can be made to St. Jude Tribute Program, P.O. Box 1000, Memphis, TN 38148.