Anita M. Healy, 83, of Manchester

Anita Marie Reilly Healy, 83, of Manchester, died Wednesday, June 11, 2014, at home.

Born Oct. 26, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Robert G. Reilly and B. Lillian O'Brien Reilly. She was the wife of James Leo Healy Sr., her husband of 50 years, who died in 1999.

Years ago, she had worked for the CIA and Equitable Trust. She retired from Black & Decker with 20 years of service, where she had worked as a computer specialist in the support center in Towson. 

She was a member of St. Bartholomew Roman Catholic Church. She had lived in Carroll County for 35 years, was a past president of the North Carroll Senior Center and of Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians.

Surviving are children Anita Healy O'Neill, Patricia Healy, Mary Healy Shiner, Kitty Healy, James Healy Jr., Mickey Healy and Rose Healy Johnson; a sister, Bernardine Gagliardi; grandchildren Kristen, Lauren and Jessica Schafer, Ryan and Stephen Shiner, Amy, Katherine and Michelle Healy, Sara Leming, Emma McGill and Colin Johnson; and five great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by a sister, Agnes Reilly; and a companion, Jimmy Cline.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Eckhardt Funeral Chapel, 3296 Charmil Drive, Manchester.

A Requiem Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday at St. Bartholomew Roman Catholic Church, 2930 Hanover Pike, Manchester, with her pastor, the Rev. Fr. Michael Roach as celebrant. A private interment will be at a later date in St. Joseph Catholic Church Cemetery in Fullerton.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to St. Bartholomew Roman Catholic Church, Building Fund, P.O. Box 448, Manchester, MD 21102.

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