Later, she said, she received about 5,000 calls and emails. The Boston Globe reported that her book, “flew in nine weeks”.
Mary Madeline Flanagan, who was succeeded by Mickey, was born in San Diego on February 1, 1933 to Mary and Patrick Flanagan. Her mother was a seamstress, and her father was a Navy Chief Petty Officer who became a foreman in a fabric mill after the family moved to Franklin, NH.
Mickey married his high school going girl Gerald Bilodow in 1954 and graduated from Plymouth State University in New Hampshire. She then taught English in high school which she attended.
The couple divorced in 1966. In 1970 she married Eugene Mongan, who died in 2013. In addition to Ms. Geddes, Ms. Mongan is survived by her three other children, Wayne Flanagan, Brian Kelly, and Sean Mongan. Three stepchildren, Michelle Shoemaker, Steve Mongan and Nancy Kelly; 17 grandchildren; And four great-grandchildren.
Before her name was associated with hypnosis, Ms. Mongan was appointed in 1965 to Pierce College for Women in Dean in Concord, NH. Closed in 1972. Six years later he received a master’s degree in education from Plymouth State. He opened in concord Thomas Secretarial School, Which no longer exists.
Her hypnosis classes inspired her to now form the HypnoBirthing Institute HypnoBirthing International, Based in Pembroke, NH, of which Ms. Geddes is the chief executive. The organization has asked trained and certified doctors, Dallas, midwives and layoffs to become Hypnobirth teachers in 46 countries, called a chiropractor and Doula, who is the chairman of Hypovirring International.