Derry, N.H. — Virginia M. "Ginger" Mahady, 63, of Derry, N.H. died Thursday, December 13, 2012 at her home. She was born on July 15, 1949 in Boston, MA a daughter of the late John and Hanora (Jones) Mahady. Ginger graduated from UMass Boston with a bachelor’s degree. She then continued her education at Tulane University, New Orleans, La. where she received a master’s degree in public health. She later received her MBA at Baruch College in New York. Ms. Mahady retired as a Captain in the US Public Health Service Commissioned Corp. She enjoyed quilting, antiquing, reading and spending time with her family.
She is survived by one sister, Donna M. Tighe and her husband, John of Windham; one nephew, Matthew Tighe and one niece, Jane Tighe.
ARRANGEMENTS: Following cremation, a Memorial Liturgy of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 10 a.m. in St. Matthew’s Church, One Searles Road, Windham. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the NH Catholic Charities, PO Box 686, Manchester, NH 03105-0686. The Peabody Funeral Homes and Crematorium, 15 Birch Street, Derry is handling the arrangements. To send a condolence or for more information, please visit www.peabodyfuneralhome.com