WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J. – Ruth Julianne O’Shea, a resident of Woodcliff Lake, died Friday, March 4. She was 89.
O’Shea was a resident of both Woodcliff Lake and Block Island, R.I. She had been a secretary for 23 years to the Principal at Our Lady of Mercy Academy in Park Ridge. She retired in 1987 from St. Joseph Regional High School in Montvale, where she had been the secretary to the director in the guidance office. She was a member of the Haworth Golf Club and a parishioner of Our Lady of Mercy R. C. Church.
She is survived by her children, Francis X. O’Shea Jr.; Coleen O’Shea and her husband, David Anderson; Daniel O’Shea and his partner, Barbara Bowen; and Thomas O’Shea and his wife, Grace; grandchildren, Nicholas, Timothy and Graham Anderson, and Sarah O’Shea.
She was predeceased by her husband, Francis X. O’Shea; and her brother, Albert Gepes.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Ruth may be made to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America , 322 8th Ave., 7th Floor, New York, NY 10001
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