SAVINI, Mary M. Age 86, of Sharon and Fort Myers, FL, passed away at home on March 14th. Born and raised in East Boston where she attended Boston Public Schools. Mary was a long time employee of Fontaine's in West Roxbury and Arties Fireside in Dedham. Beloved companion of 30 years of the late Paul "Swede" Anderson. Loving mother of Nancy Collins of E. Boston, Sandra George & her late husband David of NC, and MaryAnn Davis & her husband Steven of Milton. Mary is survived by her adored grandchildren Steven Davis, Janessa Davis, Jennifer George-Cassell, David George, Brittany George, William Collins & her 3 cherished great-grandchildren. Pre-deceased by her granddaughter, Debra Davis & her great-granddaughter Vianna Collins. Also survived by her sister in-law, Mary Jo Savini of NH and several nieces and nephews. Funeral arrangements are private. If desired, donations in Mary's memory may be made to the The Debra Davis Foundation, 58 Lodge St., Milton, MA 02186. Mary was a wonderful mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. She will be greatly missed by many who will always remember her kind heart, gentle nature, and quick wit. To sign guestbook see: www.dockrayand

Published in The Boston Globe on Mar. 17, 2013