Visitation at Funeral Home
Obituary of Florence McKay
Florence Mary McKay passed peacefully Saturday, October 20, 2018. She was born in Ottawa, Canada and celebrated her 104th birthday on October 17 with her family. Florence was a loving daughter, sister, wife, mother, aunt, grandmother, great and great-great-grandmother. She was a source of kindness and strength to all that knew her.
Florence was an incredible woman that worked throughout her life supporting her family from the on-set of the Great Depression throughout the events that transcended the twentieth century. She was a devout Catholic and passionate about the defense of human rights.
The daughter of George and Mary Misson. Florence was the second of seven children including George Misson, John Misson, Diane Ledig, Frances Sherman, Mary DeWitt, and Thomas Misson.
Florence was predeceased by her husband, Hugh McKay, and daughters Dorothy Arnold, Ellen Smith, and Florence McKay.
She leaves behind her beloved family, her daughter Mary O'Donnell, sister Mary DeWitt, brother Thomas Misson, and many loving grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
A visitation will be held Tuesday, October 23rd, from 4-7pm at Rezem Funeral Home, 457 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick.
A funeral mass will take place Wednesday, October 24th at 10:30am at St. Mary's Church, 26 Leonardville Road, Middletown, NJ 07748, followed by burial at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, 100 Chapel Hill Rd, Red Bank, NJ 07701.