KELLY-CROOK, Mary Marnie Of Natick died peacefully and comfortably surrounded by her loving family on October 9, 2013 following a dignified battle with cancer. She was the daughter of the late John Francis Kelly and Ruth Marie (Simpson) Kelly. Devoted wife of Thomas Raymond Crook of Natick. Cherished mother of Nathaniel Thomas Crook and Alexander John Crook of Natick. Sister of Christopher Bernard Kelly of Houston, TX; Katherine Palumbo and her husband James of Camillus, NY; Anne Brunger and her husband Kurt of Baldwinsville, NY and Jonathan Kelly and his wife Maggie of Hamlin, NY. Daughter-in-Law of Howard A. Crook of Pennellville, NY and Sister-in-Law of Michael J. Crook of San Antonio, TX. Also survived by 2 nieces, 4 nephews and many friends. Visitation on Sunday, October 13 2013 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm at the John C. Bryant Funeral Home, 56 Pemberton Rd (Off Rte 30), Wayland. Family and friends may gather at the funeral home on Monday, October 14, 2013 at 9:00 am followed by her Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am at the Good Shepherd Parish at St. Zepherins Church, 99 Main St (Rte 27) Wayland. Private family interment will be held at Lakeview Cemetery in Wayland. Her family would like to acknowledge the wonderful team at Mass. General Hospital who cared for Marnie and to support advances in lung cancer research and care. In lieu of flowers, gifts in Marnies memory may be made in support of the Mass. General Hospital Cancer Center. Checks can be made out to Mass. General Hospital, Development Office, Attn: Sarah Christensen, 100 Cambridge St, Ste 1310, Boston, MA 02114. In the memo line write: In Memory of Marnie Kelly-Crook. For online condolences and directions please visit

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Published in The Boston Globe on Oct. 11, 2013