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Bridget J. (Donnelly) Colgan

Born: Thu., Feb. 28, 1929
Died: Tue., Sep. 29, 2020


9:30 AM to 11:15 AM, Fri., Oct. 02, 2020
Location: Ruffenach Funeral Home , Drexel Hill

Funeral Mass

11:30 AM Fri., Oct. 02, 2020
Location: St. Dorothy Church

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Bridget  J. Colgan

1929 - 2020


    Bridget J. Colgan (nee Donnelly) age 91, died peacefully September 29, 2020 surrounded by her family. Bridget was predeceased by her husband Joseph and her granddaughter Caroline Murphy. She is survived by her son Joseph G. (Linda) Colgan, daughter Mary C. (Joseph) Murphy, grandchildren Kelsey and Joseph Colgan, Anna and Kate Murphy and brother Frank Donnelly. Her brothers Patrick and Sean also predeceased her.

     Relatives and friends are invited to her Viewing Friday, 9:30-11:15 a.m. at the Ruffenach Funeral Home, 4900 Township Line Rd., Drexel Hill, Pa. 19026.

     Her Funeral Mass will be 11:30am Friday, October 2, 2020, at St. Dorothy Church, 4910 Township Line Road, Drexel Hill, PA 19026 and be live streamed on St. Dorothy's YouTube. Interment will follow Mass at Saints Peter and Paul Cemetery.

     In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Dorothy School, 1225 Burmont Road Drexel Hill, PA 19026. 

     Mask will be required and social distancing observed out of respect and safety for all those attending.






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Tricia Dietzen
   Posted Wed September 30, 2020

In Loving Memory was sent by Tricia Rae Dietzen and Paul Dietzen.

Our deepest condolences on the passing of our dearly loved neighbor and cherished friend to our family. Peace and comfort to the whole family. Tricia Rae Dietzen and Paul Dietzen

James, Trish, Seán, Aoife, Ciara, Orna & Caoimhín Donnelly
   Posted Thu October 01, 2020
Dear Mary, Joe, Linda, Joe, Anna, Kate, Kelsey & Joseph.....our sincere sympathies to you at this sad time on the passing of Bridgie RIP.....there'll be great catching up in Heaven between herself, Seán & Paddy....lots of love from Mayo....

Mary Donnelly, Knockgloss
   Posted Fri October 02, 2020
In loving memory of a dear sister-in-law, Bridgie, RIP. I'm with you all in spirit at this sad time.

John and Julie Donnelly
   Posted Fri October 02, 2020
Mary, Joe and family, Joe, Linda and family we we extend our deep sympathy to u all at this sad time at the passing of your mother. She was a lovely lady and we have great memories of our time with her in Ballinrobe and in Philidelphia. U are all in our thoughts and prayers. May Bridget rest in peace.

Paula & Imelda O' Mahony
   Posted Fri October 02, 2020
Sincere sympathies to the Colgan and Donnelly families on this sad occasion. Rest in Peace Bridgie.

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