Ethel J. Moriarty

Ethel MoriarityEthel Jane (Knapp) Moriarty, 85, of Patterson, NY, formerly of Danbury, died on Saturday evening, September 2, 2017 at Putnam Community Hospital, Carmel, NY.

Mrs. Moriarty was born in Danbury, January 30, 1932, a daughter of Howard and Minnie (Tremont) Knapp.

She attended the former Beaverbrook School and graduated from Danbury High School. Mrs. Moriarty was a former hatter with the McLachlan and Mallory Hat Companies. Later, Mrs. Moriarty became a nurse’s aide and was employed with Somers Manor of Somers, NY and the former Danbury Pavilion. Prior to her retirement, she was last employed with Boehringer Ingelheim USA of Ridgefield, CT for thirteen years.

A true caregiver, she will be sorely missed.

Mrs. Moriarty is survived by two daughters, Patricia Lamson of Danbury and Theresa Brown of Siloam, NC; two sons, Patrick Moriarty and Charles Lopson both of Patterson, NY; four sisters, twin sister Edith Bouab of Norwalk, CT, Madeline Franco and Blanche Cerrone both of Danbury and Irene Austin of North Carolina; four grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

A private graveside funeral service and burial will take place in Wooster Cemetery, Danbury.

There will be no calling hours.

Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home, 9-11 Granville Ave., Danbury is in charge of arrangements.


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