(nee Perna) Clara McGinley passed away peacefully on October 20, 2021 age 88, of Manchester, NJ. Beloved wife of the late Joseph McGinley. Dear mother of Patricia Thompson (James) of Cherry Hill, NJ, Barbara McGinley of Toms River, NJ, Leona Zahn of Sarasota, FL and the late Joseph McGinley (surviving spouse Karen). Cherished grandmother of Kelly Mulligan (Daniel Gibson), Jaime Cream (Aaron), Melissa Scheuckler (Stephen), Christopher Moore, Michael McGinley, Lauren Price (Eric) and Brian Zahn (Lauren). Loving great-grandmother of Ella, Aidan, Georgia, Jackson, Ezra and Hope.
Relatives and friends of the family will meet for her viewings on Thursday afternoon from 2:00PM to 4:00PM and Thursday evening from 7:00PM to 9:00PM and Friday morning from 8:30AM to 9:30AM in the BOCCO FUNERAL HOME, 1300 North Kings Hwy., Cherry Hill, NJ. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00AM Friday morning at The Catholic Community of Christ Our Light Church, 402 North Kings Hwy., Cherry Hill, NJ 08034. Interment at Brigadier General William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Arneytown, NJ. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Clara's memory to the Alzheimer's Association, 225 N. Michigan Avenue, Floor 17, Chicago, IL 60601 (alz.org) or to Samaritan Life-Enhancing Care at Samaritan Gift Processing Center, PO Box 71425, Philadelphia, PA 19176-1425.