SCARSDALE, N.Y. -- Colette Hoey, a resident of Scarsdale since 1967, died on Friday, Jan. 23, at the age of 73. She had suffered from myelodysplastic syndrome for the past year and a half.
She was the daughter of James and Katherine Mullen.
Hoey was an administrator in the religious instruction office of Immaculate Heart of Mary Church for more than 35 years.
Hoey is survived by her husband of 51 years, Ken Hoey, her son, Kevin (Rose) Hoey, and daughters Kristin (John) Gorham, Cindy (John) Wiseman, and Kate (Ed) Keller.
She is also survived by 10 grandchildren, Jack Gorham, Marykate Gorham, Quinn Wiseman, Sean Wiseman, Kieran Wiseman, Angela Hoey, Daniel Hoey, Eddie Keller, Charlie Keller, and Caris Keller, as well as her sister-in-law Vera Mullen.
She was predeceased by her brother John Mullen.
Hoey enjoyed spending time with her family, bridge group, needlepointing and going to her favorite place on Lake Champlain in the Adirondacks.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday at 10 a.m. at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, Scarsdale.
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