Mary F. (Hillery) Convery

April 18, 1938 ~ January 9, 2022 (age 83)


Mary F. Convery, 83, on January 9, 2022 of Allendale, NJ. Mary was born on April 18, 1938 in Brooklyn to her parents, Mary and John Hillery. Mary and Bernie were married on September 24, 1960. They moved to Allendale, where they raised their family, in 1970. Mary was a born caregiver and loved spending time with her family. Beloved wife of Bernard for 61 years. Loving mother of Patricia Allen and husband Donald, Brian Convery and wife Elizabeth, Thomas Convery and wife Cristina, James Convery and wife Gina and Eileen Guffin and husband Mike. Cherished grandmother of Megan, Erin, Brian, Brendan, Kevin, Katherine, Anna, William, Joseph, Michael, Danny, Connor, Ryan, Joey, Kayla, Tyler and Avery.  Adored great-grandmother of Desmond and Maggie. Dear sister of Anne and the late John, Andrew and Frank. Beloved sister-in-law of Kathleen and Edward Hartmann and Jane Hillery. Also survived by numerous loving nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 3 - 7 PM at Van Emburgh-Sneider-Pernice Funeral Home, 109 Darlington Ave, Ramsey. A funeral mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 10 AM at St. Luke’s RC Church in Ho-Ho-Kus. Interment will follow at Maryrest Cemetery in Mahwah.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Mary to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at 


January 18, 2022

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Van Emburgh-Sneider-Pernice Funeral Home
109 Darlington Ave
Ramsey, NJ 07446

Funeral Mass
January 19, 2022

10:00 AM
St. Luke's RC Church
340 N. Franklin Tpke
Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ 07423

January 19, 2022

11:30 AM
Maryrest Cemetery
770 Darlington Avenue
Mahwah, NJ 07430


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

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