Winifred M. (Gallivan) McAuliffe, age 93, formerly of Duxbury, passed away peacefully Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013. She was predeceased by her husband, Eugene V. McAuliffe. Survivors include her eight children, known to her as Buddy, Paul, Larry, Marie, Stephen, Terry, Trish and John. She was the proud Oma of fifteen grandchildren. She was predeceased by five siblings, Kay, Helen, Mary, Rita and Ronnie. Win is survived by four siblings, Dick, Frank, Eileen and Stephen. Born in Jamaica Plain, she was the daughter of the late Stephen Gallivan and Catherine Duffy. Win was a loving and devoted mother and grandmother who adored her family. She had many interests including church, cooking, music, bridge, book club, brass rubbings, travel and needlework. The family will receive friends at the Shepherd Funeral Home, 7 Mattakeesett Street, (Rte. 14), Pembroke, Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, from 4-7 p.m. Funeral services at the Shepherd Funeral Home, Pembroke, Friday, Aug. 30, 2013, at 10 a.m., followed by her funeral Mass at the Holy Family Catholic Church, 601 Tremont Street, Duxbury, at 11 a.m. Graveside burial at the Mayflower Cemetery, 774 Tremont Street, Duxbury, will immediately follow the funeral. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that contributions be made to the Alzheimer's Association
. For directions and online condolences, please visit www.shepherdfuneralhome. com. Shepherd Funeral Home Pembroke 781-293-6325
Published by Duxbury Reporter from Aug. 28 to Sep. 4, 2013.