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Dorothy A. Doane Smith

Death 4 Dec 2015 (aged 95)
Burial Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 161007609 · View Source
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From Sullivan Funeral Home Website:

Dorothy A. (Doane) Smith, 95 of Rockland formerly of Wollaston, passed away on December 4, 2015. Born on May 15, 1920 in Everett, she was the daughter of the late William O. and Rose (Ayer) Doane. Raised and educated in Wollaston, she was a graduate of North Quincy High School. She was employed for many years by Jordan Marsh, a member of the Teamsters Union, and an administrative assistant at John Hancock Insurance.

Dorothy was the beloved wife of the late Matthew F. Smith, Sr. Devoted mother of Nancy Gilligan and her late husband Thomas of Hanover, and the late Matthew F. Smith, Jr., and William E. Smith. Cherished grandmother of Sean, Brian, and Michael Gilligan and Matthew and Marc Smith. She is also survived by 11 great-grandchildren.

Visiting hours in the Sullivan Funeral Homes, 45 East Water St, ROCKLAND, on Wednesday 4-7 PM. Funeral mass will be celebrated at St. Mary of the Sacred Heart Church, 392 Hanover St. Rte. 139, Hanover, on Thursday at 9 AM. Burial in Blue Hill Cemetery.

Donations in Dorothy's memory can be made to the Cranberry Hospice, 36 Cordage Park Cir. Ste. 326, Plymouth, MA 02360.




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