Mary Catherine Hearn Brittingham of Laurel passed away on Feb. 16, 2022 at her home. She was born on Aug. 15, 1924 in Laurel to the late Sewell and Frona Hearn. Mary was raised by her grandparents, Minos and Ella Hearn until their passing, and their daughter Laura Hearn until Mary was married. 

She is survived by her son, Burton S. Brittingham; grandchildren, Abby Whaley, David and Amanda Brittingham; great grandsons, Callen Whaley and Austin Oddo. 

A graveside service was held on Wednesday, Feb. 23 in Laurel Hill Cemetery in Laurel. Pastor Joe LeCates officiated. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in Mrs. Brittingham’s honor to the Laurel Alumni Association, P.O. Box 382, Laurel, DE 19956. 

Arrangements are in the care of the Hannigan, Short, Disharoon Funeral Home in Laurel.