Mary E. (Drummey) Messier, 80, of Marlborough died Wednesday (April 17, 13) at Marlborough Hospital after a long illness, surrounded by her loving family. She leaves her children: Ronald Messier, Christine Salmon, Paul Messier and his wife Claire and John Messier. Also leaves her brother John Drummey and his wife Gloria and two grandchildren Sara Ponte and Pammy Robinson, along with many nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Barbara Drummey and Thomas Drummey. She was born in Marlborough daughter of the late John and Lillian (McGee) Drummey and has lived in Marlborough all of her life. She worked for over thirty-five years as a telephone operator for the New England Telephone Co. until her retirement. Mary died as she lived, on her terms. Her many dramatic narratives and dry sense of humor, will be deeply missed.. Private funeral services and burial will be held at the convience of the family, according to Marys wishes. The John P. Rowe Funeral Home Inc., 57 Main St., Marlborough is in care of arrangements. There are no calling hours and in lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to a charity of ones own choice or to the
. While we, her family, grieve Marys passing, with our grief comes the lightness of hope.