Barbara Collins Brosnan, 78, of Beverly, died March 28.

A memorial Mass will be celebrated at Christ the King Roman Catholic Church at a later date. Private interment took place at St. Mary Cemetery. Heeney-Laughlin Funeral Directors handled the arrangements.

She is survived by her daughter, Pamela (Brett) Blacher; her grandchildren, Brady and Shannon Blacher; and her brother, H. Richard (Virginia) Collins.

Brosnan was an alumna of Christ the King Elementary School (1955), the past president of the Christ the King Women’s Altar Guild (1985-86) and a former teacher at Christ the King.

Through their tears, the family celebrates that Brosnan is together forever with Dr. Jim, Nick, Bart and Phillip. Prayers, love and support are requested for the Brosnan-Blacher families and all those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Memorials are appreciated to the CK 2050 Campaign, c/o Christ the King Church, 9235 S. Hamilton Ave., Chicago, IL 60643.