Margaret Mary Gilhooly, 86, of Cape Coral, passed away Monday, Oct. 28, 2013. She was born Sept. 27, 1927, in Brooklyn, N.Y., and moved to Cape Coral in 1983. She was a member of St. Andrew Catholic Church, Fraternal Order of Eagles of Cape Coral and Loyal Order of Moose of Cape Coral.
Mrs. Gilhooly leaves to cherish her memory, her children, Debbie Gilhooly and Glenn Thomas Gilhooly, both of Cape Coral; her grandchildren, Tommy, Kelly, Brittany and Patrick; seven great-grandchildren; and her siblings, Diana Ford of Cape Coral and Robert Basile of Clearwater.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Thomas Jerome Gilhooly, in 1978, and her son, Kevin Thomas Gilhooly, in 1996.
Margaret Mary Gilhooly
Her life wasn't always fair to her but she was as tough as nails. She always helped her family and friends and never forgot to smile and laugh. She was an amazing mother and grandma and will forever be in our hearts. R.I.P.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hope Hospice of Lee County, 9470 HealthPark Circle, Fort Myers, FL 33908.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Fort Myers Memorial Gardens Funeral Home, 1589 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers.
Online condolences may be made at www.fortmyersmemorial.com.