Dolores C. Mulkern (nee: Novak) passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 5, 2022, at her Toms River residence. She was born in Bayonne to the late Mary (nee: Carroll) and Joseph Novak and was long-time Bayonne resident prior to moving to Toms River. She was a secretary for Maidenform prior to retirement.
Mrs. Mulkern was predeceased by her beloved husband, Patrick. She is survived by her loving children, Patrick Mulkern, Dolores Hurley, Maureen Devery and Cathy Graczyk; her seven adoring grandchildren; nine cherished great grandchildren; and her dear sibling, Teresa Sweeney. She was also predeceased by her beloved siblings, Joseph Novak and Mary Keseday.
The funeral will be conducted by Bayonne Memorial Home, Inc. on Thursday, March 10, 2022. A funeral Mass will be held at St. Vincent de Paul Church at 10:00 a.m. followed by interment at St. Gertrude Cemetery. Visitation will take place at the funeral home on Wednesday from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.