Patricia (Hogan) Farrell

Patricia (Hogan) Farrell
of Tyngsborough

TYNGSBOROUGH -- Patricia (Hogan) Farrell, 77, died Sunday April 13, 2014 at St. Joseph Hospital in Nashua surrounded by her family.

She was married to the late Richard Farrell who died Feb. 23, 1982.

She was the daughter of the late James and Anne Hogan. Patricia grew up in Westboro and graduated from Westboro High School with the Class of 1954. She earned her BA in Education from Lowell State Teachers College with the Class of 1958.

Patricia worked as an Elementary School Teacher for Lowell Public Schools for over 40 years before retiring in 1997. She previously had taught in the Chelmsford and Westboro public schools. Over the years, she also taught CCD at St. John the Evangelist Church in Chelmsford and St. Francis Church in Dracut.

She was a communicant of the Immaculate Conception Church in Nashua, NH.

One of her greatest joys was spending time with her grandchildren and family.

She is survived by four sons and their wives, Richard and Karen Farrell of Nashua, NH, Daniel and Kathy Farrell of Nashua, NH, Joe Farrell and Trude Rylandsholm of Anchorage, AK, and Matthew and Susan Farrell of W. Brookfield, MA; two daughters and their husbands, Peggy and Jimmy Mellen of Londonderry, NH, Mary Jo and Mark Schribman of Lowell, MA; two brothers, James Hogan of Marco Island, FL and Dennis Hogan of Grafton, MA; three sisters and their husbands, Peggy Toombs and Sid of Tolland, CT, Kathleen and Bob Workman of Jonesboro, TN, and Maureen and Francis McDowell of Sutton, MA; 19 grandchildren, 1 great-granddaughter, many nieces and nephews. At the time of her passing she was caring for 3 of her grandchildren Maryrose, Matthew and James Robson.

She was the mother of the late Patricia Robson.

FARRELL -- There are no visiting hours. Her Funeral Mass will be on Wednesday at 11:00 at the Immaculate Conception Church, 216 East Dunstable Rd., Nashua, NH. Burial in St. Patrick Cemetery, Lowell, MA. For those that wish contributions in her memory may be to Robson Children Education Fund C/O The Nashua Bank, 188 Main Street, Nashua, NH 03060. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME, 106 Middlesex St., Chelmsford, MA. 978-

251-4041. Guestbook at

Funeral Home

Dolan Funeral Home
106 Middlesex Street North Chelmsford, MA 01863
(978) 251-4041

Published in Lowell Sun on Apr. 15, 2014