Suzanne Evans McGonigal, 83, a longtime nurse at Philadelphia-area hospitals who also volunteered at a Catholic retreat in Haverford, died Saturday, Sept. 22, of cancer at Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital.
Mrs. McGonigal had lived in Wallingford for the last few years and in Swarthmore before that.
The mother of five children, Mrs. McGonigal worked as a nurse for more than 30 years. She held positions at Misericordia Hospital in Philadelphia, Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital in Darby, and Tri-County Hospital in Springfield, Delaware County.
She worked as a volunteer at the St. Raphaela retreat house in Haverford for more than 10 years. She also was a longtime member of Notre Dame de Lourdes Roman Catholic Church in Swarthmore.