Mary E. McGrath
LOWELL -- Mary E. McGrath, age 93, died Friday, at the Heritage Manor Nursing Home in Lowell.
She was born in Everett, November 1, 1920 a daughter of the late Edward and Mary (Sampson) McGrath and grew up in Everett and lived in Billerica before moving Farmington, ME for 30 years and most recently Lowell.
She was a Chief Telephone operator for New England Telephone for 30 years.
Ms. McGrath is survived by her nieces and nephews, Susan Strunk of Lowell, Alan Wilson of CA, Christopher Felch of VA, Linda Felch of Texas, and Darrell Penny of Burlington. Her best friend, Sarah Makinen of Farmington, ME; good friends, Tery and Desiree Caudell; several great-nieces and great-nephews; as well as her beloved cat, Jade.
She was the sister of the late Mildred McGrath and Eileen Penny, aunt of the late Steven and Todd Penny, and sister-in-law of the late Harold Penny.
MCGRATH -- Of Lowell, formerly of Farmington, ME, July 25, Mary E. McGrath. Funeral Monday from the SWEENEY MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME, 66 Concord Rd., Billerica at 11:30 a.m. A Graveside service will be held at the Fox Hill Cemetery, Billerica at 12:30 p.m. Relatives and friends respectfully invited. Visiting hours will be held Sunday from 1 - 4 p.m. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the MSPCA, 350 South Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02130 Funeral Directors W. J. and Dean M. Laurendeau. www.sweeneymemorialfh.com
Sweeney Memorial Funeral Home Inc
66 Concord Road Billerica, MA 01821
Published in Lowell Sun on July 26, 2014