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 Frances W <I>McGonagle</I> Kelley

Frances W McGonagle Kelley

Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 11 Sep 2009 (aged 95)
Burial West Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Plot St Michael Avenue, Section F, Lot 40
Memorial ID 54561011 · View Source
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Frances W. (McGonagle) Kelley died Friday morning September 11, 2009 at Marist Hill Nursing and Rehab. Center in Waltham, her home since 2005. She had previously lived her entire life in Boston, growing up in Dorchester and Allston, then residing in Brighton for more than 50 yrs. while married to her late husband William. Fran came from a very loving family, cherished memories of that family and shared her own love readily with others. She very much enjoyed her work at the Boston Public Library and later at St. Gabriel's Monastery in Brighton, where she formed many close friendships.

Fran also devoted an enormous amount of time and energy to the care for her only child, a daughter named Margaret Anne who was unfortunately afflicted with a severe medical condition. Fran was predeceased by her daughter in 1979 and later by her husband in 2002. She was also predeceased by her sister Margaret M. Higgins and her brother William McGonagle. She is survived by numerous nieces and nephews, who will remember her for her kindness, warmth, sense of humor and most especially, for her positive spirit in the face of life's difficulties.

Funeral from the Lehman & Reen Funeral Home Saturday September 19th at 8 am. Funeral Mass in St. Columbkille Church at 9 am. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Visiting 1 hour prior to mass. Interment St. Joseph Cemetery, West Roxbury.

She was the daughter of Edward A McGonigle and Anna M Witherell

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  • Created by: Barbara Blankenship
  • Added: 6 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 54561011
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Frances W McGonagle Kelley (13 Nov 1913–11 Sep 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 54561011, citing Saint Joseph Cemetery, West Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Barbara Blankenship (contributor 46872971) .