Hightstown Obituary: Dana Hughes Stevenson, 89

Stevenson was a communicant of St. Anthony of Padua Roman Catholic Church.

Dana Hughes Stevenson, 89, of Hightstown died on Friday, Jan. 3, at the Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro. Born in San Francisco, CA, Stevenson lived in Monroe prior to moving to Hightstown several years ago. She was a reporter, writer and editor for Bell Labs in Lincroft for four years and for the Trenton Times newspaper for 16 years prior to her retirement.

Stevenson was a communicant of St. Anthony of Padua RC Church, Hightstown, and a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution, the New Jersey Daily Newspaper Women and the Rossmoor Music Association Board of Directors.

Predeceased by her parents, James P. and Marion (O'Hearn) Hughes; her husband, Joseph A. Stevenson; her son, James Denney Stevenson and her brother, Robert Hughes, Stevenson is survived by her son, Peter A. Stevenson, of West Harrison, NY; her grandson, Michael Stevenson of Boston, MA; her step-grandson, Juan Medina, of Seattle, WA, and several nieces and nephews, including Pamela Stevenson Casserly, and Christopher, Robert, Mark, Teresa, Linda, and Sharon Stevenson.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 8, at St. Anthony of Padua Church, 251 Franklin St., Hightstown, NJ. Interment will follow at The Church of the Assumption Cemetery, New Egypt, NJ. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Mrs. Stevenson's memory to St. Anthony of Padua RC Church, 251 Franklin St., Hightstown, NJ 08520. Arrangements are under the direction of the Glackin/Saul Funeral Home, 136 Morrison Ave., Hightstown, NJ.

-Obituary provided by Saul Funeral Homes


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