Priscilla E. (Brouillette) McDermott

Priscilla E. (Brouillette) McDermott of Dracut; formerly of Lowell; 78 -- DRACUT -- Priscilla E. (Brouillette) McDermott, 78, passed away Monday, July 1st, at her home, with her family by her side. She was the beloved wife of the late Michael J. McDermott who died September 19th 2011. Priscilla was born in Lowell on May 15, 1935, a daughter of the late Lauretta (Boudreau) and George H. Brouillette. She received her education in the Lowell and Dracut school systems. For many years Priscilla worked as an electronics distributor but being a wife and mother was the job she took great pride in. Priscilla was loving and supportive and the backbone of her family. Her strength helped her family survive several very difficult periods that they would have never gotten through without her. -- She enjoyed trips to Foxwoods and Las Vegas, and loved playing the game Skip-Bo. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. Priscilla is survived and will be deeply missed by her two children, Colleen Cilley and her husband Jason of Dracut and Michael McDermott of Colorado; 6 beloved grandchildren, Michelle and Alan Cilley, William McDermott, Michael, Daniel and Stephen Comtois; her twin sister Annette DeNardo of FL, brother George Brouillette and his wife Roe of SC, sister Dolly Coberly and her husband Verne of SC, half-sisters Albina Hubbell and her husband Jim of NH, Diana Halfkenny and her husband Bill of MA, and stepbrother Wilfred Moge and his wife Claudette of NH, her sister-in-law Terry McDermott-Sousa of OH, son-in-law Leo Comtois of Lowell; her best friend Muriel Moge of Dracut; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and many close friends. -- She was predeceased by three of her children, Nancy Comtois in 2006, Michelle McDermott in 1975 and Anthony McDermott in 1959, as well as her granddaughter Priscilla Comtois in 1998. MCDERMOTT -- Relatives and friends are invited to pay their respects on WEDNESDAY July 3rd from 4-8 p.m. at the DRACUT FUNERAL HOME, 2159 Lakeview Ave, DRACUT. Her funeral will take place from the funeral home on FRIDAY, July 5th at 7:45 am, with her Funeral Mass to be celebrated at 9 am in St. Francis Church, on Wheeler Road in Dracut. Burial will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery in Chelmsford. To leave an online condolence, story or message, please visit

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Published in Lowell Sun from July 2 to July 3, 2013