Mary (Sharkey) McGlynn - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Mary (Sharkey) McGlynn

August 19, 1940 - June 2, 2023

Mary (Sharkey) McGlynn, age 82, of Newark, DE, passed away on June 2, 2023.

She was the beloved wife of James F., devoted mother of Maureen Macomber (Ronald), Eileen McLaughlin (John), Rosemarie Hartnett (Jeffrey) and Matthew; sister of Joseph Sharkey and the late Sheila Nodine-Szpak, Bridget McGlynn, Patrick, John and Daniel Sharkey; and nana to 8 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.

Mary was employed for many years at the University of Delaware in support of the Political Science department.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11 am on Tuesday, June 13, 2023, at Holy Family Catholic Church, 15 Gender Road, Newark, DE, where a Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 11 am. Interment will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Mary’s name to the Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Avenue, Floor 17, Chicago, IL 60601 or online by clicking here.


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3 Condolences for Mary (Sharkey) McGlynn

  • My condolences to Mary’s family. Mary will be missed.

  • Thanks for being a great sister in law, Mary!!
    I love you. Heartfelt condolences to Jimmy, her kids, grans, greatgrans, family and friends. She will be missed. Love you, Maureen Sharkey

  • Sending sincere condolences to the entire family. Mrs. McGlynn was a wonderful woman who will be greatly missed.