Margaret McHale

  • Born: April 15, 1931
  • Died: July 2, 2018
  • Location: Mahopac, New York

Joseph J Smith Funeral Home Inc

692 US 6
Mahopac, NY 10541

Tel. (845) 621-1992

Tribute & Message From The Family


Margaret McHale of Mahopac, NY passed away peacefully on Monday, July 2, 2018 at the age of 87. She was born in Co. Kildare, Ireland on April 15, 1931.

Margaret was the third of thirteen children born to Christopher and Margaret Galvin Burchell and settled in the United States in 1964 to raise her family.

She is survived by her daughters, Sharon Nolan and her husband, John of Mahopac and Tara Privitera and her husband, Leonard of Poughkeepsie, NY, her grandchildren, Lily, Nicholas, Rhiannon and Ryan and her great grandsons, Maximus and Orrin. She was predeceased by her husband, Peter in 2004 and her daughter, Pamela in 2005.

Visiting will be held on Sunday, July 8, 2018 from 4-8 pm at Joseph J. Smith Funeral Home. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday, July 9, 2018 at 10 am at St. John the Evangelist Church in Mahopac. Following private cremation services, she will be buried in Ireland.