LOUDONVILLE – Ann Fahy Boyle, age 89, daughter of the late James and Winifred Fahy of Albany, passed away on Thanksgiving morning, Thursday, November 26, 2009 at St. Peter’s Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Ann was predeceased by her husband Herbert F. Boyle and her sister Marjorie Panas. Ann attended St. Anne’s School in Albany. She was a truly elegant lady, and a devout parishioner at St. Pius X Church, Loudonville. She possessed a deep abiding faith in God and lived a life of joyful service to many, especially her children, her grand children and great grandchildren whom she held dear. Ann worked in various employment most of her life including her work with the New York State Education Department and for the Confraternity of Christian Doctrine of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany.
Ann is survived by her devoted children, Michael (Marie, deceased) Boyle, Maureen (Louis) Gaus and Julie (Robert) Murphy; her four grandsons, David (Jessica) Ranford, Kevin (Christine) Ranford, Michael (Tannith) Boyle and Daniel Murphy. She also leaves two great-grandchildren Alec Ranford and Lyla Ranford and two dear, lifelong friends Mary Rita Pagano and Mary Griswold.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday morning, November 30th, at 11 a.m. in St. Pius X Church, Crumite Rd., Loudonville. Relatives and friends are invited, and may call at the church Monday morning from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m. Burial will follow at St. Agnes Cemetery, Menands. Friends and relatives are invited to celebrate the life of a remarkable and compassionate person. To leave a message of condolence for the family, or view or print a prayer card please visit www.HansFuneralHome.com.