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Maribeth Collins

Maribeth Collins

Monday, April 12th, 1943 Friday, November 15th, 2019

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Obituary for Maribeth M. Collins (Kerwan)

Maribeth M. Collins, 76, of Wall, passed away on Friday, November 15, 2019.
Mrs. Collins was born in Bayonne to the late James and Virginia (nee Coffey) Kerwan. She lived most of her life in Bayonne and also lived in Neshanic Station, before coming to Wall two years ago. She had a successful career as a business analyst in health care information technology, and more recently, enjoyed working in customer service at The Tire Depot, Ocean Twp. She enjoyed spending time on the beach at Bradley Beach.
Mrs. Collins was predeceased by her husband, Robert Collins. She is survived by her children, Patricia Kennedy-Andretti, and her husband Thomas, of Neptune, Richard Kennedy, Jr. and his wife, Francesca, of Princeton, and Deirdre Lund, and her husband Scott, of Raleigh, NC, and was the beloved grandmother of Ethan Calvo, David, Kasey and Michael Lund, and James and Adam Kennedy. Also surviving are her siblings, Edward Kerwan and his wife, Bridgette, of PA, Michael Kerwan and his wife Peggy, of MI, and Peggi Creagan, of MN, as well as nephews and nieces. Additionally, she is survived by her first husband, Richard Kennedy, Sr., and his wife Barbara.
Visitation will take place at O’Brien Funeral Home, 2028 Hwy. 35, Wall, on Sunday, November 17, 2019, from 2-5 PM. The funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Rose Church, Belmar, on Monday, November 18, 2019, at 10:30 AM. Private cremation will follow. Condolences may be sent via www.obrienfuneralhome.com.

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  • Visitation

    Sunday, November 17th, 2019 | 2:00pm - 5:00pm
    O'Brien Funeral Home - Wall
    2028 NJ-35
    WALL, NJ
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Sunday, November 17th, 2019
    2:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Service

    Monday, November 18th, 2019 | 10:30am
    St. Rose of Lima Church - Belmar
    7th Avenue
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Monday, November 18th, 2019

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Rich and family, I'm so sorry for your loss. My deepest sympathies. Paul Pineiro and family.
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My big Sis Forever a force within my life Miss you so You LIVED LOVED LAUGHED like no other Rest now, your challenges completed Well done
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