Julia W. Gogarty, 73


Julia “Jule” Wierzbowski Gogarty, 73, of Millsboro and formerly of Wilmington, died Monday, May 29, 2006, at Beebe Medical Center in Lewes. She was a retired unit secretary at Beebe Medical Center in Lewes and an active member of Mary Mother of Peace Catholic Church near Oak Orchard.

She is survived by her loving husband of 11 years, Richard J. Gogarty; three sons, Leon F. Wierzbowski, Richard Joseph Gogarty and his wife, Donna, and Joseph Gogarty and his wife, Karen; two daughters, Julie Ann Barnett and Jeanne Denise Cloonan-Cortez; a brother, John Healy; seven grandchildren, Richard Gogarty, Brian Gogarty, Christopher Gogarty, Kristen Gogarty, Kevin Gogarty, Kenneth Gogarty and Mac Barnett. She was predeceased by her first husband, Leon A. Wierzbowski, in 1980.

A Mass of Christian Burial was scheduled for Thursday, June 1, at 11 a.m. at Mary Mother of Peace Catholic Church, Rt. 24, Millsboro. A graveside service was scheduled for Greenfield Cemetery, Hempstead, Long Island, N.Y., on Friday, June 2, at 1 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the Mary Mother of Peace Catholic Church, 202 Edward St., Georgetown, DE 19947.