Mary L. Kelly

  • Born: November 22, 1925
  • Died: October 13, 2021
  • Location: Stoneham, Massachusetts

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Stoneham, MA 02180

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Mary L. Kelly, age 95, of Stoneham, died peacefully at her home on October 13, 2021.

Born in Everett on November 22, 1925 she was the daughter of the late Patrick and Josephine Kane.

Mrs. Kelly was raised and educated in Revere and was a graduate of Revere High School. She married her husband in 1950 and the two settled in the Kelly family home in Stoneham and quickly began their family of seven children. Mrs. Kelly was a doting wife and mother and enjoyed raising her family and hosting the whole family for holidays. She was a devout catholic and was a parishioner of St. Patrick Church.

She was the beloved wife of the late Francis E. Kelly. She was the loving mother of Susan Kelly of Medford, Edward Kelly and his wife Diane of Somerville, Paul Kelly and his wife Peggy of Silver Spring, MD, Rosemary Kelly of Somerville, Richard Kelly and his wife Mary-Ellen of Memphis, TN, Michael Kelly and his wife Shawna of Scottsdale, AZ and the late Margaret Kelly. She was the cherished "GrandMom" to Richard Pearl, and Julia, Porter and Forrest Kelly. She was the sister of the late Walter, Helen and Edward Kane and Hilda Dawe.

Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. Patrick Church, 71 Central St., Stoneham on Monday, Oct 18 at 10am. Visitation for relatives and friends at the McDonald-Finnegan Funeral Home, 322 Main St., Stoneham on Sunday, Oct 17 from 1-4pm. Interment, Lindenwood Cemetery, Stoneham.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Beth Israel Lahey Health at Home, Office of Philanthropy, 41 Mall Road, Burlington, MA 01803


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Condolence & Memory Journal

A beautiful lady on the inside and out! I was always in awe of her devotion to family and her quiet acceptance of life's circumstances. I appreciated so much that my mom and she were friends as well as sisters. My deepest sympathy to all the family.

Posted by Carol Dawson - Family   October 14, 2021