WILLIAMS, Mary Borden Of Weston, MA and Osterville, MA passed away on February 1, 2013 after a long illness. She was born in Fall River to the late Charles N. and Mary (May) P. Borden on September 21, 1932. She grew up in Wellesley Hills and graduated from the Beaver Country Day School and Radcliffe College. She earned a masters degree from Columbia University. She was an active participant in the Vincent Club, the Fragment Society, the Junior League Garden Club, and the St. Peter's Church flower guild. She was a member of the Weston Golf Club and the Wianno Club. She is survived by her husband, John Burr Williams, Jr., her son, John Borden Williams and his wife, Jennifer Morgan Williams, of Centerville, MA, her daughter, Caroline Borden Williams, and her husband, Michael J. Seery, of New York, NY, and four grandchildren, Emily, Sarah, Abigail, and John (Jack) Williams, all of Centerville, MA. Funeral services will be held at St. Peter's Church, Weston, MA at two o'clock Tuesday, February 12, 2013. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Vincent Memorial Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, FND 500 Boston, MA 02114. For online condolences please visit

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Published in The Boston Globe on Feb. 10, 2013