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Barbara L. Mullen

Obituary for Barbara L. Mullen

October 14, 2021
Brigantine, New Jersey

Beloved Wife, Mother, Grandmother and Sister


Barbara L. Mullen, 75, of Brigantine passed away on Thursday, October 14,2021. Barbara was born in Cliffside Park, NJ to the late Taras and Margaret (nee Wood) Beck. Raised in north Jersey, she went on to work for many years as a Chief Clerk at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey in Manhattan. In 1973, she married the love of her life and in 1978 welcomed her only daughter. Family was everything to her. She enjoyed spending summers at the beach and traveling to Aruba with them to celebrate Thanksgiving each year. She was an avid gardener who loved sunflowers and hibiscus flowers, an amazing cook who threw the best parties, and a devoted parishioner of St. Thomas in Brigantine. She also enjoyed playing poker with her many friends at the Borgata.
Barbara is survived by her beloved husband, John P. Mullen, who she shared 48 incredible years with, and her beloved daughter, Erin Husenaj and her husband Nazmi. She is also survived by her granddaughters, who were the lights of her life, Madelyne Husenaj and Lilly Husenaj, her sister Joyce Matrongolo and her brother Kenneth Beck. Barbara was loved by so many and will be dearly missed by all her friends and extended family.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Life Celebration gathering on Tuesday October 19, 2021 from 6 to 8PM at the Keates-Plum Funeral Home, 3112 Brigantine Ave, Brigantine and on Wednesday from 10 to 10:50 AM at St Thomas Church, 331 8Th Street South, Brigantine. The Memorial Mass will follow at 11AM. Interment will be private.
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3112 W Brigantine Ave
Brigantine, NJ 08203
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