ROCK Margaret T. (Friel) of Roslindale, August 8th, died suddenly at 87 after a lengthy illness. Formerly of Jamaica Plain. Peg was the daughter of Daniel and Sarah (Kelly) Friel, of Dunaff, County Donegal, Ireland. Loving wife of the late Thomas W., former employee for many years with the Boston Gas Company. Beloved mother of Margaret (Peggy) Adams and her husband Alan of Roslindale, William and his wife Janet of Walpole and Thomas and his wife Dorothy of Mendon. Adored “Nan” of Matthew Adams of Jamaica Plain, Christopher Adams of Dorchester and Alex and Ryan Rock of Mendon. Nan will also be sorely missed by family dogs Walker and Watson who could always count on a biscuit, or three, when they visited. Peg is also survived by her sister Catherine (Kay) Warren of Hull and her husband Edward. She was predeceased by her sister Beatrice Cunningham and her husband Robert and her brother Daniel Friel and his wife Patricia (Shea). Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Past employee of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, The Prudential Insurance Company and The Boston Company and Mellon Bank. The family would like to thank the many employees of the Deutsches Altenheim German Center in West Roxbury and The Belkin House Dialysis Center at the Brigham and Womens Faulkner Hospital in Jamaica Plain for all their kindness. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in her name to the Joslin diabetes clinic of Boston, One Joslin Place, Boston 02215. Visiting Hours at the P.E. Murray-F.J. Higgins, George F. Doherty & Sons Funeral Home, 2000 Centre St., WEST ROXBURY, Thursday, August 13 from 4:00 p.m. 8:00 p.m. Funeral Mass in St. John Chrysostom Church, West Roxbury, Friday, August 14 at 10:00 a.m. Relatives and friends kindly invited. Interment in Mt Benedict Cemetery. Online guestbook and directions at pemurrayfuneral.com. P.E. Murray-F.J. Higgins George F. Doherty & Sons West Roxbury 617-325-2000
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P.E. Murray-F.J. Higgins, George F. Doherty & Sons Funeral Home
2000 Centre Street
West Roxbury, MA 02132
Published in Boston Herald on Aug. 12, 2015