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MAHER, Catherine "Kay" L. (Williams) 96, formerly of Malden, passed away Monday morning, September 5, at the Baker Katz Nursing Home in Haverhill. She lived in Malden for over 80 years, born there on February 28, 1920, the daughter of the late Mary (Hanley) and Charles Williams, educated at Cheverus School, and worked for many years at National Radio and Malden Catholic High. She was the wife for over 58 years of Maurice ("Moe") Maher, who passed away in 1999. Kay loved to travel and was very active in politics, working on campaigns for JFK, Ted Kennedy, Endicott Peabody, Torbert MacDonald, and Richard Howard. Her volunteer work supported Sacred Hearts Church, Malden Emblem Club, Malden Catholic, and Catholic Charities of Boston. Kay is survived by her sons James Maher and his wife Karen of Kingston, NH., and Michael Maher and his wife Carol of Boston, Ma. as well as two granddaughters, Colleen and Megan Maher.Her private visitation and funeral service were held on Wednesday, September 7, at the H.L. Farmer and Sons Bradford Funeral Home in BRADFORD. Interment was in Puritan Lawn Cemetery, Peabody. Contributions in her memory may be made to Malden Catholic High School. H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Homes Haverhill & Bradford www.farmerfuneralhomes.com

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Published in The Boston Globe on Sept. 18, 2016
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