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Gertrude Marie Geraghty, 90, of Sunset Beach, died Monday, July 4, 2016.

She was born Oct. 3, 1925 in New York City, the daughter of the late Christopher Capper and Irene Sykes.

Surviving are her husband, Thomas Joseph Geraghty; sons, Thomas “Tommy” J. Geraghty Jr. (Marilyn) of Ft. Edward, James Geraghty (Beth) of Pawley’s Island, S.C., and Christopher “Chris” Geraghty (Lisa) of Shoreham, N.Y.; daughters, Virginia Geraghty of Monroe Township, N.J., and Colleen Hayes (Joseph) of Wantagh, N.Y.; 11 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will be conducted at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, July 7, 2016, at St. Brendan’s Catholic Church. Burial will follow in Brunswick Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be one hour prior to the funeral service in the chapel of Brunswick Funeral Service.

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