Emma M. Fagan


Emma M. Fagan, 79, who helped her husband operate Fagan's Tavern for many years, died Sunday at Bon Secours Hospital of a circulatory disorder.

A mass of Christian burial will be offered at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Peter the Apostle Roman Catholic Church, Poppleton and Hollins streets.

Mrs. Fagan lived on South Fulton Avenue.

The former Emma Marie Johanson was a native of Baltimore and a graduate of St. Martin's School and Fourteen Holy Martyrs Business School.

She worked as a telephone operator and later as manager of a drugstore on Wilkens Avenue near Caton Avenue.

Survivors include her husband, John J. Fagan Sr.; three sons, John J. Fagan Jr., Robert I. Fagan and John J. Fagan 3rd, all of Baltimore; two sisters, Teresa G. Johanson and Doris E. Hall, both of Florida, 10 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

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