In Memory of






Obituary for Mary E. Wagnes (Moriarty )

Mary E. Wagnes, age 82, passed away on Thursday, December 28, 2023 at Millenium Memory Care in Ocean Township.  Born and raised in Brooklyn, Mary resided in Holmdel for over 20 years before retiring to Bradley Beach and Jupiter, Florida.

Mary loved the beach and crocheting.  She also enjoyed cooking and spending time with her cherished grandchildren.  Mary and her husband traveled the world and visited every continent except for Antarctica.

She is predeceased by her beloved husband, John R. Wagnes in 2020; her two brothers and two sisters.

Mary is survived by her loving children Chris Wagnes and his wife Majella, Eileen Heinz and her husband Robert, Susanne Kirkpatrick and her husband Michael, Michael Wagnes and his wife Lisa, Daniel Wagnes and his wife Lisa and her 13 grandchildren.

Viewing will be held on Monday, January 8, 2024 from 4-8 p.m. at O’Brien Funeral Home, 2028 Hwy 35, Wall.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Tuesday, January 9th at 10:00 a.m. at Ascencion RC Church, Bradley Beach followed by the interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Brielle.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.

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