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Lisa Tinneny


1963 - 2012

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Lisa Tinneny, age 48, passed away suddenly at her home in the Bronx, New York on February 11. 2012. She was the daughter of Philip and Eugenia Tinneny.  Lisa was born at Saint Mary’s Hospital in New York City on Sep 3, 1963.  

The following obituary was published in the Staten Island Advance Thursday, February 16, 2012”   

 “STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Staten Island native Lisa Tinneny, 48, a homemaker, died Saturday at her Bronx home. An autopsy will determine the cause of death.

Born in Midland Beach, she graduated from New Dorp High School. She relocated to the Bronx three years ago. The homemaker enjoyed patronizing yard sales.“She was funny and outgoing,” said her sister, Tammy Tinneny. Ms. Tinneny was a parishioner of St. Margaret Mary R.C. Church, Midland Beach.

Her daughter Serina Tinneny died in 1987 and her daughter Jenna Tinneny died in 1991.

In addition to her sister, Tammy, she is survived by her husband of two years, Sajid Anawar; three sons, Brandon Tinneny, Robert Nagengast and Anthony Thomas; two daughters, Shannon and Nicole Tinneny; two brothers, Joseph and Philip Tinneny, and a grandchild.

The funeral will be Saturday from the Peter P. Dohanich Funeral Home, Brooklyn, with a mass at 10 a.m. in St. Margaret Mary Church. Arrangements include cremation.” 

Lisa was the great granddaughter of Robert Tinneny and his wife Elizabeth Murphy of Killahurk, Carrigallen, County Leitrem, Ireland and the granddaughter of  Philip Tinneny of Killahurk and his wife Mary O’Sullivan.

Update October 1, 2020
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