Mary Catherine Tuohy, 73, of Aberdeen, New Jersey, passed away on Friday, October 30, 2020 at Bayshore Community Hospital in Holmdel. She was born Mary Catherine Murray on August 29, 1947 in Queens, New York and grew up in the Astoria section. On May 11, 1968, Mary and her husband, John, were married and began their lives together in Queens. Shortly after in 1971, they settled in Aberdeen, New Jersey, where they remained to raise their family.
She was predeceased by her parents, Charles and Mary (Hughes) Murray and her dear sister, Patricia Lennihan. Mary is survived by her beloved and devoted husband of 52 years, John M. Tuohy of Aberdeen, her loving children, John C. Tuohy and his wife, Heather, of Marlboro, Kevin Tuohy and his wife, Sherri, of Indiana, Lynn Szustowicz and her husband, Daniel, of Turnersville, and Maureen Delfino and her husband, Marc, of Holmdel and her cherished grandchildren, Allison, Sean, Lauren, Michael, Kate, and Madison. Mary will be greatly missed and never forgotten.
Family and friends are invited to visit on Wednesday, November 4, 2020 from 4:00 to 8:00 PM at Shore Point Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 3269 State Highway/Route 35 North, Hazlet, New Jersey 07730. A prayer service will be offered at the funeral home at approximately 6:00 PM. In respect of Mary’s wishes, she will be privately cremated. Her cremated remains will be laid to rest at Brigadier General William C. Doyle Veteran’s Memorial Cemetery at a later date. For information, directions, or to send condolences to the family, please visit, www.shorepointfh.com.
As per the regulations imposed through the State of New Jersey, there will now be a maximum of 100 persons allowed in the funeral home at one time. In order to accommodate all of Mary's family and friends, we ask that you please be brief while visiting in order to make room for additional guests to pay their respects; we thank you for your understanding during this time. Face protection is also required as per state regulations.
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