Bridget Wolverton
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Obituary of Bridget Wolverton

 Bridget Wolverton 82 of Washington NJ died peacefully at her home on Tuesday October 2, 2018.

She was born in Shanagolden Ireland, January 5, 1936. She was the daughter of the late Patrick and Margaret (O’Grady) O’Shaughnessy.

Bridget loved reading and taking walks.She touched so many people in diferent ways.

Surviving her is her husband of 59 years, John Wolverton, three sons James of Ft Lauderdale Florida, John of Phillipsburg NJ and Kevin of Bethlehem PA; a daughter, Margaret Herman and her husband Joseph Tardancio of Port Murray NJ, two brothers James and John O’Shaughnessy both in Ireland, a sister Katherine O’Donahue in England, four grandchildren, Jennifer Saxton, Kristyne Carmen, Sarah Wolverton and Katie Caliendo and one great grandchild; Katherine Saxton.

Two brothers Michael and Patrick and a sister Mary O’Shaughnessy preceded her in death.


A Celebration of Life will be Saturday from 4-6PM in the First Presbyterian Church 40 East Church Street Washington NJ 07882

In leiu if flowers donations in her name are requested  to KAQ Hospice 99 Sparta Ave, Newton NJ 07860.

Online condolences may be made at

The DeVoe Funeral Service 136 West Washington Ave Washington NJ 07882 has been entrusted with her arrangements.

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