Sheila Flanagan Baraggia of Braintree, died April 14, 2013. Beloved wife of 48 years to Renato L. Baraggia, she was the loving mother of Helen K. Browne and her husband Thomas of Marshfield and William N. Baraggia and his wife Elizabeth of Livermore, Calif.; grandmother of Rachel, Neve, and Madeline Browne; sister of James N. Flanagan of San Diego, Calif., Dr. Thomas A. Flanagan and his wife Judith of Rancho Santa Fe, Calif., Kathleen Flanagan Potter of Cambridge and the late Helen F. Brodeur and Maureen Flanagan. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Sheila was a graduate of Ursuline Academy and a 1959 graduate of Saint Elizabeths School of Nursing. She left her nursing career at Massachusetts General Hospital to raise her family. She loved her conservative politics and the New England Patriots. She cherished her husband, children and grandchildren and will be sorely missed by all those who had the pleasure of knowing her. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the visiting hours Thursday, April 18, 4-8 p.m. in the Keohane Funeral Home, 785 Hancock St., Quincy. A celebration of life service was held in the funeral home at 9:45 a.m. Friday prior to the funeral Mass at Saint Francis of Assisi Church, Braintree, at 10:30 a.m. Burial will follow in Blue Hill Cemetery, Braintree. Memorial donations may be made to
, 460 Totten Pond Road, Waltham, MA 02451. See www.Keohane.com
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