Bridget Barton ( nee Finucane), 96 years of age and a resident of Ridgewood for over seventy years, passed away on January 11, 2021. Originally born in Kanturk Ireland, and the youngest of fourteen brothers and sisters, Bridget emigrated to the United States in 1946, where she met and married her husband of (forty) years, John H. Barton.
She worked for B. Altman Company and was a volunteer at Valley Hospital. A parishioner at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, Bridget was also a member of The Catholic Daughters.
Bridget summered on Cape Cod for over thirty years, sharing family memories with both grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Bridget is survived by her daughter Maura Ann (Charles), her son Patrick (Eleanor) and predeceased by her daughter, Eileen (Michael); seven grandchildren - Charles (Elia), Sean (Jodi), Terence (Joann), Maura Ann DePersis (Brian); Brian, Kevin, and MaryKate Probert; and nine great grandchildren - Grace Flynn; Dylan and Brandon Flynn; Ronan and John Flynn; and Emma, Megan, Connor and Tanner Depersis and numerous nieces and nephews around the world.
Services will be held privately.
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