Mary Ellen (Phillips) Lanigan

January 20, 1934 ~ August 14, 2019 (age 85)




            Mary Lanigan, 85, of London died Wednesday, August 14, 2019 in her residence.

            Born January 20, 1934 in Springfield; she was a daughter of Robert L. and Margaret (Phillips) Baumgardner.

            Mary had been a school cook for Madison Plains and had belonged to the Worthwhile Club and the Young Homemakers Club.

            She is survived by her children Margaret Lanigan (Paul McFadden), Brian (LeeAnne) Lanigan and Aaron Lanigan (Ruth Ernst); grandchildren Amanda Bailey (Matt Williams), Clay Carroll, Tara Carroll and Erin Carroll; great-grandson David Lanigan (Michela Palmer), nieces and nephews Joanne (George) Coryn, Matt (Gay) Christian, Susan (Keith) Campbell, Amy (Christian) Henry and Casey (Richi) Murphy, special friend Sissy Wiseman.

            Preceding her in death were her parents, husband Walter Lanigan on April 28, 2019, sister Magdalene Christian and dear friend Phyllis Ryan.

            Friends may call at the EBERLE-FISHER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, 103 N. Main Street, London from 4-7 PM Sunday, August 18, 2019. A graveside service will be held at 10:30 AM, Tuesday in St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery, London with Pastor Sue McClelland officiating.

            The family suggests memorials in Mary’s name be sent to Loving Care Hospice, PO Box 445, London, OH 43140.

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August 18, 2019

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Eberle Fisher Funeral Home & Crematory
103 N. Main Street
London, OH 43140

Graveside Service
August 20, 2019

10:30 AM
St. Patrick Cemetery
State Route 56
London, OH 43140

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