SHREWSBURY-Alice M. (Leblanc) Moriarty, 69, of Lakeside Dr., died Monday, August 29th in the UMass Memorial Medical Center-Memorial Campus, Worcester.
She leaves her beloved husband of 49 years, Patrick J. Moriarty; her five children, Patrick J. Moriarty, Jr. of Maine, Maureen A. Johnson and Steven G. Moriarty both of Shrewsbury, Kevin G. Moriarty of Grafton, and Michael G. Moriarty of Omaha, NE; as well as her 14 grandchildren. She was predeceased by her brother, Alfred E. “Sonny” Leblanc.
Alice was born in Worcester, the daughter of the late Alfred and Eva (Meunier) Leblanc, and lived here all of her life. She graduated from Shrewsbury High School and earned her Bachelors and Masters degrees in communication disorders from Worcester State College.
A retired teacher, Mrs. Moriarty was a speech and language pathologist for the Shrewsbury School Department and for the Irving A. Glavin Regional Center, Shrewsbury.
She was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Worcester. She enjoyed traveling in the family motor home with her husband throughout the United States. She also was an avid reader and enjoyed knitting.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Thursday, September 1st from 5-8 PM in the Britton-Shrewsbury Funeral Home, 648 Main St., Shrewsbury. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, September 2nd at 11 AM in Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 1290 Grafton St., Worcester. Burial will follow in Mountain View Cemetery, Shrewsbury.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Adelphi Council # 4181 Knights of Columbus, P.O. Box 587, Shrewsbury, MA 01545.
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