Margaret Ann Callahan of Kent died July 19, 2010, at her home.

Ms. Callahan graduated from Most Holy Rosary High School in 1950 and Marywood College in 1954.

She was an elementary school teacher at Moses Dewitt School in Dewitt, N.Y. She also taught in Oakland and San Francisco, Calif., and in Montessori schools in New York and Connecticut.

She was a regional director for Head Start in Litchfield.

Mrs. Callahan is survived by a sister, Mary Eleanor Callahan; a niece, Ann Marie Fiske; and a nephew, Peter Callahan. She was predeceased by her parents, George and Frances Callahan, and two brothers, George and Edward.

A Mass of Christian Buriel will be held Aug. 23 in the Chapel of Most Holy Rosary Church in Syracuse, N.Y.

The Connecticut Crematorium was in charge of arrangements.