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MOSCHELLA, Eleanor M. (Monahan) 94, of Newton Centre, passed away peacefully on July 8, 2018. Eleanor leaves her devoted husband of 71 years, Dr. Samuel L. Moschella. She was the dedicated mother of Patricia Fenlon and her husband Michael of Auburndale, Susan Beebe of Marblehead, and Thomas Moschella of Bedford. She is predeceased by her brother, Thomas Monahan. Proud grandmother of 9 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. She leaves many beloved nieces and nephews. Eleanor is greatly loved and will be deeply missed by her family and friends. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, July 23rd, at 12 noon in Sacred Heart Church, Newton Centre. Relatives and friends are most kindly invited to attend. Visitation will be held in the church from 11am to 12 noon prior to Mass. Private burial will take place at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA. In lieu of flowers, gifts may be made to Dermatology Department at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center in memory of Eleanor Moschella to support the Hansen's Disease Leprosy Program at LHMC. Please send your gift to: Philanthropy Office, Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, 41 Mall Road, Burlington, MA 01805. You also may donate at Giving.LaheyHealth.org/Donate. She was a graduate of Regis College and received a Masters from Simmons College. She taught school for over 25 years both in Philadelphia and Boston Public Schools. She enjoyed knitting and quilting. Eleanor enjoyed watching her grandchildren in many school and sports events. For full obituary or to share a memory of Eleanor, visit: www.eatonfuneralhomes.com Eaton and Mackay 617-244-2034 Newton Corner
Published in The Boston Globe on July 15, 2018
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