Rosemary Joan (Woods) Cahill

Rosemary Joan (Woods) Cahill

BOSTON - Rosemary Joan (Woods) Cahill, 58, passed away on December 21, 2013. She was the beloved wife of Sean Cahill, Sr.

Born in Boston, she was a graduate of Boston Latin, a former dancer with Boston Ballet, and served with the United States Air Force as well as the Air National Guard from 1974 - 1995. She resided and raised her family in Newmarket, New Hampshire for 20 years. During her time in Newmarket, she was involved in varies town activities and was an active member of St. Mary's Church. She moved with her family to Cape Cod in 2002 where she was a member of St. Pius X Church and served as a religious education teacher and volunteer. Rose devoted much of her time to various veterans organizations. She fought a long and courageous battle with multiple sclerosis.

In addition to her husband she leaves three sons, Christopher and his wife Jessica of Newmarket, Sean Jr. and his wife Lindsay of Newmarket, and Bryan of Yarmouth Port; three grandchildren Morgan, Riley and Kelton; and three brothers Paul Woods and his wife Cathy, George Woods, Philip Woods, as well as many nieces and nephews.

Visiting hours will be held on Sunday December 29, from 2-5 p.m. at the Morris, O'Connor & Blute Funeral Home, 58 Long Pond Dr., South Yarmouth. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday December 30 at 11 a.m. at Saint Pius X Church, South Yarmouth. Burial with military honors will follow at Chandler Gray Cemetery, West Yarmouth.

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Morris, O'Connor & Blute - Yarmouth
58 Long Pond Drive  Yarmouth, MA 02664
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Published in Fosters from Dec. 24 to Dec. 27, 2013