Margaret A. Brady (O’Donnell) fortified with the Sacrament of Holy mother Church, she passed away peacefully in her home, surrounded by her loving family, on May 28, 2018. Margaret was born in Brooklyn New York on December 11,1922 to her loving parents, Patrick J. & Mary Ellen O’Donnell (Kelly).
She was preceded in death by her husband Charles Robert Brady, her Parents Mary Ellen and Patrick J. O’Donnell; her siblings Patrick, Charles, Mary Ellen Ferrell, Cornelius, and John W. O’Donnell; and her great grandson Aiden Michael.
She is survived by her loving sister Jackie Janson. Adored Mother to Mary (Mike) Clayton, Robert M. (Angela Conway) Brady, Edward Brady, Patricia (Paul )Bauer, Daniel (Mamie) Brady, Colleen (Dennis) Bynum, Tracy M Brady (Al Puknat) . Dear Grandmother to Wesley (Mara) Clayton, Meredith (Louis) Gendry, Tracy L Brady, Jamie Brady, Nichole Brady, Michelle Whitener, Michelle Brady, Linda Bauer, Madeline Bauer, William Bauer, Sarah Wren, Evan Wren, Brian (Erica) Brady, Danielle Brady, Patrick Bynum, Chelsea Booker (Carlos) Alex Booker. Dear Great Grandmother to Ella Clayton, Lucy Clayton, Will Clayton, Eloïse Gendry, Achilles Gendry, Brian Brady Jr., Amya Brady, Rian Brady, Brielle Brady, Brison Brady, Danni Brady, Alyssa Brady, Aiden Brady, Austin Brady, Nicole Whitener, Justin Whitener, Adeline Lehr, Brady Lehr. Dear Great Great Grandmother to Kaiya Sage Mason.
Margaret was an “Adoptive” Mother and special friend to Greenbaylum Walker, Timothy Tumbrink, Stan Burkett, Gerald Leyshock, Herbert Levy, Gail Simmons, Louise Resmann, Rhonda Whitmore Garbett, Blu Brady, Her beloved pet Ernie (who never left her side) and many, many more.
A special thank you to Dr. Jennifer Sewing and staff for their consistent, personable, outstanding patient care over the years. Most recently, all the hard work involved to get Marge on that plane to Maui, we almost made it.
Thank you to all the employees at Heartland Hospice
Bill Hoffman, a very special dedicated RN that treated our Mother with great dignity and care at all hours of the day and night
Jim Crawford- Hospice Clergy who so elegantly shared the word of God sitting right next to her side.
Candice Johnson -Hospice RN that helped us all comfortably transition on the last road of the journey, spiritually and emotionally.
Special thanks to Father Michael from Epiphany Church for the blessed sacrament Anointing of the Sick.
In lieu of flowers, the family request that donations can be made in Margaret’s name to the following agencies dear to her heart:
Needy Paws Rescue c/o Lora Pappas, 814 Hi Crest Drive, St. Louis MO 63125, Needy Paws rescued her most faithful companion Ernest (Ernie) Brady
St Jude’s Memorial and Honor Gifts, PO box 1000, Memphis, TN 34148-0142
Backstoppers, PO Box 795168, St Louis, MO 63719-0700
Our Mother would want you to honor her memory by helping those in need and being kind to one another.
Service will be held at St James the Greater Church, 1360 Tamm Ave, St Louis, MO 63139. July 14, 2018 at 11:00 am. Luncheon to follow.