Martin (Marty) Patrick Callaghan

Martin (Marty) Patrick Callaghan died July 3, 2015 at the age of 75. He was born in July 1939 to Martin and Mary Callaghan in San Francisco. He was a graduate of Sacred Heart High School and attended St. Mary’s College in Moraga.

Mr. Callaghan was a cost accountant for American President Lines for 17 years. He also worked for States Steamship Lines and American Hawaii Cruises as their comptroller. He retired to Oakhurst in 2000 and was active in Our Lady of the Sierra Catholic Church.

He enjoyed golfing with the Men’s Club at River Creek Golf Club, playing poker on Wednesday nights, and afternoons playing dice with his friends at Sweetwater Restaurant.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and his sister Patricia.

He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Fran; children Michael, Kathleen, and Charlene; seven grandchildren; siblings Maureen and Joseph; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

A funeral mass will be held 10 a.m., July 11, at Our Lady of the Sierra, in Oakhurst. A reception in Monsignor Herman Hall will follow the service.