Obituary of Mary Eileen Dempsey
M. Eileen Dempsey, 89, of Blythewood, South Carolina, passed away August 30, 2023 at her residence,
Eileen is survived by:
Her daughters, Coleen Pierre of Blythewood, SC and Jacqueline Wendt of Howell, NJ. Seven surviving grandchildren, Allyson, Justin and Paul Pierre, Shawna (Pierre) Lanier, Amanda (Dempsey) Matthews, and Christopher and Jenna Wendt.
Thirteen great grandchildren- Brittany, Brandon and Shane Davis, Emory and Jayden Lanier, Zavier Blake, Riley and Liam Pierre, Gavin Pierre, Cheyenne, Angela and Donnie Matthews and Emily Dempsey. One great-grandson, Landon Davis, in addition to her cherished nephews, nieces, cousins and numerous friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Isabel Sullivan; her brothers, Charles, Robert and John Sullivan; her husband of 58 years, John (Jack) Dempsey in 2014; her grandson, Brian John Dempsey in 2005;
The family will receive friends at Thompson Funeral Home,
Mrs. Dempsey's fervent wish was for no floral tributes be sent to her please. In lieu of flowers, she asked that any donations please be made to one of her favorite charities:
Columbiettes Catholic Women's Organization
C/O Transfiguration Catholic Church
306 North Pines Road,
Blythewood SC 29016