Margaret M. (Doherty) McPherson, 87, of Rockland died July 30, 2013, at the Coyne Healthcare Facility in Rockland. She was born in Woburn, daughter of the late Charles and Ann (Connolly) Doherty, and was raised and educated there. She had made her home in Rockland for the past 45 years. Margaret had been employed as a school bus driver for more than 20 years at Christies Bus Service in Rockland. An avid reader, she loved to knit and crochet. Mrs. McPherson was a volunteer for Meals on Wheels in Rockland and served as a voting registrar. She was a member of the Holy Family Mothers Club and was an elected library trustee in Rockland. Wife of the late Charles J. McPherson, she is survived by her children, Andrew C. McPherson and Susan J. Tenore and her husband Raymond Tenore Jr. all of Rockland. Also surviving are her grandchildren, Alyssa and Jonathan Corriveau. She was preceded in death by her sister, Jeanne Doherty. A celebration of her life was held Friday, Aug. 2, 2013, from 5-8 p.m. in the Magoun-Biggins Funeral Home, 135 Union St., Rockland. A funeral service was celebrated in the funeral home Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013, at 10 a.m. A private burial was held at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne. To share memories on Margarets Tributes page, visit, www.magounbiggins.com.
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Published in The Abington Mariner from Aug. 1 to Aug. 8, 2013