Joan (nee McFadden) Callaghan

  • Born: April 30, 1937
  • Died: July 21, 2021
  • Location: Broomall, Pennsylvania

D'Anjolell Memorial Home of Broomall

2811 West Chester Pike
Broomall, PA 19008
Tel. (610) 356-4200

Tribute & Message From The Family

Loving Mother, and Grandmother


Joan (nee McFadden) age 84, on July 21, 2021 of Broomall, PA.

Wife of the late John D. and sister of the late Peggy (Roy) Horan.

Survived by her children John (Karen), Joseph (Sue), Mary Ann (Edward) McGeever, Steven (Lisa), and Joanie (Bob Wenner) Callaghan, and 8 Grandchildren Matthew Callaghan (Maggie), Bernadette Burge (Sean), Emily Callaghan, Joey Callaghan (Lucy), Brittany McGeever (Tony Loro), Christina Callaghan
(Chase Speaker), Steven Callaghan and Shannon McKinlay and 3 Great Grandchildren; William, Henry, and Connor.

Relatives & Friends are invited to her viewing Thursday Morning 9:30 – 10:15 a.m. followed by her Funeral Mass 10:30 a.m. ALL IN CHURCH at

St. Anastasia Church 3301 West Chester Pike, Broomall, PA 19008. Interment S.S. Peter & Paul Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers contributions in Joan's name may be made to the St. Jude Foundation at would be appreciated.


Condolence & Memory Journal

MaryAnn, I am so sorry to hear about your mother's passing. Hoping that you are comforted by memories, the caring of others, and the healing power of time. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Barbara Jackson

Posted by Barbara Jackson - Drexel Hill, PA - Friend   August 01, 2021

A stunningly beautiful woman. I never left her house without a big hug and kiss. Which was often since we only lived 3 doors away on Naylors Run Rd. Her smile could light up the room. Condolences to my cousins. My heart aches with you.

Posted by Connie Callaghan - Bryn Mawr, PA - Family   July 28, 2021

Dear Joe and Family,
Very sorry to hear of your loss. May a lifetime of happy memories ease your sadness.

Posted by David Shaw - ME - Coworker   July 26, 2021

Dear Joe and family, we are very sorry for your loss. You will be in our thoughts and prayers.

Posted by Healy and Gretchen Peck - Work   July 26, 2021

So sorry for your loss. In my thoughts and prayers......Bob

Posted by Bob Davis - Work   July 25, 2021

So very sorry - what a sweet lady. Sending love to all of you.

Posted by The Lemings and Joan Jones - Friend   July 25, 2021

God Bless you all on the loss of a wonderful Mom, Grand mom and person. Remember the happy times and laughter and find strength in each other during this difficult time. Slainte'

Posted by Bake - PA - Family Friend   July 23, 2021

I am so sorry for your loss. I remember all the good times we had on Spring Avenue, and all the graduations and weddings we all attended.
Sending prayers to your family! Pat Storlazzi

Posted by Pat Storlazzi - West Chester, PA - friend   July 22, 2021

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