October 3, 1965 - March 31, 2021
Mary Kathryn "Harrison" Meddahi, 55, of Robbinsville Township, passed away on March 31, 2021 at her home with her loving family by her side. She is remembered as a mother, wife, daughter, sister, aunt and friend. Mary was born in Trenton, NJ. and raised by Bob and Berte Harrison as the family moved across the country and to Europe and back. Her education included elementary school in England and middle and high school in Haddonfield, NJ. After graduating from the School of Visual Arts in New York City, Mary worked as a graphic designer. It is in the Big Apple that she met her husband, Jean Karim Meddahi. She loved the vibrant life that New York had to offer, from Broadway musicals, to Linlcoln center orchestra, Jazz clubs and all the great restaurants. Karim introduced Mary to the freedom of the open road on the back of a motorcycle and all things French. She loved to travel with Karim, her partner and friend, and her family. Her adventures included saving baby turtles in the Seychelles, skiing the Alps and the Rockies, touring Europe and she was always ready to go snorkeling on a beautiful tropical island. She shared this passion for travel, as well as her eye for color and art, with their two children Lili and Julia. Mary's calling was motherhood and she devoted her love and energy to that task fully. She was an avid gardener, birder, reader, PTA volunteer, behind the scenes philanthropist and community volunteer. Mary was a source of joy and an indefatigable presence to her family, friends and all who were graced by her presence. She is survived by her husband, daughters, parents , sister Amy, brothers Bob and Bill, sisters in law Anne, Stephanie, Nadjia and Malika, brothers in law Jean-Claude, Hervé and Jeff and all her nieces and nephews Lydia, Myriam, Amélie, Diane, Hanna, Natalie, Trixie, Aidan, William, John and Dylan who adored her. Visitation will be held on Monday April 5, 2021 at the Murphy Funeral Home, 1863 Hamilton Ave Hamilton, NJ from 6 to 8 PM. Visitation services will be held in accordance with COVID guidelines, therefore limiting individuals within the facilities. We require all to wear a mask in the funeral home. Cremation will be private. Family and close Friends will be invited to join in a celebration of Mary's life at a later date to be determined post Covid restrictions. In lieu of flowers, donations are requested in her memory to your favorite charity supporting cancer research or nature conservancy.
Mary Kathryn "Harrison" Meddahi, 55, of Robbinsville Township, passed away on March 31, 2021 at her home with her loving family by her side. She is remembered as a mother, wife, daughter, sister, aunt and friend. Mary was born in Trenton, NJ.... View Obituary & Service Information
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