November 3, 1921 ~ November 13, 2001
Born in: Brooklyn, NY,
Resided in: Fairview, NC
A native of Brooklyn, NY, she was the daughter of the late Patrick and Mary McGrath Noonan and wife of the late Arthur H. DeGennaro, who died in 1991. She was also preceded in death by her son, Arthur R. DeGennaro, who died this past January.
Mrs. DeGennaro was a long time resident of Flesher’s of Fairview and was a member of the Catholic faith.
She is survived by three daughters, June Gothard of Vacaville, California, Janet Teeter of Arden and Pat Schmidt of Fletcher; twelve grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at 7 pm Friday in the chapel of Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian conducted by the Rev. Mr. Art Kingsley. Burial will be in the Riverside National Cemetery, Riverside, California.
The family will receive friends following the service Friday evening at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Assn., WNC Chapter, 3 Louisiana Ave., Asheville, NC 28806.