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Ellen (Hennessy) Huvane

September 17, 1932 ~ December 20, 2017 (age 85)



Ellen Huvane, formerly ​of​ the​ Bronx, ​East Durham, ​New York​, and Fort Pierce, Florida passed away at Calvary Hospital, her former place of work​ as a nurse​, on December 20, 2017. She was 85 years of age.
The daughter of Elizabeth (English) and David Hennessy, she was born in County Limerick, Ireland and attended nursing school in St​ockport​, England before immigrating t​o New York in 1958 with her husband Patrick Huvane of County Mayo, Ireland. 
Ellen, ​known as "Nellie" by family and friends, is survived by her husband Patrick and her four children, Thomas Huvane of Thornwood, NY; Christine Croke of Monroe, NY; Patrick Huvane of Yonkers, NY; and Kevin Huvane of Brick, New Jersey; as well as her daughters-in-law Nancy, Tracey, and Doreen. She has ten grandchildren: Kara, Deirdre, Niall, Ellen, Kelly, Colin, Sean, Shay, Austin and Molly. She is also survived by her siblings in Ireland: Maurice "Mossie" Hennessy, Catherine "Kitty" McCarthy, and Thomas Hennessy. 
Ellen was pre-deceased by her brother David Hennessy, sister Christine Hennessy and son Patrick Bernard Huvane.

The family has entrusted Pleasant Manor Funeral Home, Inc. with the care and supervision of the funeral services. For directions to the Funeral Home, Church, or to offer an online memorial please see the tabs to the left.
In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations be made to Calvary Hospital, a beloved place where she took care of others and in return they took care of her.



Family and friends are invited to Pleasant Manor Funeral Home, Inc. 575 Columbus Avenue Thornwood, New York 10594 on Friday, December 22, 2017 from 2:00 - 8:00 PM for visitation.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated for Ellen at Holy Innocent's Church in Pleasantville, New York on Saturday, December 23, 2017 at 10:00 AM.  Interment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Hawthorne, New York.


~ If you plan to attend the funeral mass on Saturday, please arrive to Pleasant Manor by 8:45 AM or at Holy Innocent's Church by 10:00 AM ~



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