Alanna T. Greene

Alanna T. Greene of Quincy lost her courageous battle with cystic fibrosis Nov. 14, surrounded by her loving family.

Alanna Greene

Alanna Greene

Alanna was the loving daughter of John “Jack” Greene and his wife Catherine of Weymouth and her mom Teresa Walls of Holbrook.  Sister of Lindsay McCarthy and her husband Tim of Whitman, Kristen Gifford and her husband Craig of Holbrook, Kellie Scott and her husband Brian of Weymouth.  Granddaughter of Maryanne Walls.  Cherished niece of Cathy, Mike, Janice, George, Cynthia, Rachel and the late Billy and Kenny Jr.  Also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins and so many friends.  Cherished companion of Brian Jipson.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the Celebration of Alanna’s life Monday Nov. 20, at 11 a.m. in the Lydon Chapel for Funerals, 644 Hancock St. Quincy.  Visiting hours Sunday 2-5 p.m.  Interment Pine Hill Cemetery, Quincy.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Alanna’s name to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 4550 Montgomery Ave., Suite 1100N, Bethesda, MD 20814.

 

 

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Jennie Magnarelli, 93

Jennie (Mariano) Magnarelli, 93, a lifelong resident of Quincy, passed away peacefully on Nov. 15, 2017.

Beloved wife of 71 years to Romaio Magnarelli of Quincy. Loving mother of John Magnarelli and his wife Pam of Duxbury, Diane Semler of Attleboro, MaryAnn Palmer and her husband Bill of Plantation, Florida, and Richard Magnarelli and his wife Loretta of Quincy. She is also survived by sisters, Donna Sacchetti and Gloria Varrasso; sister-in-law, Rose Thibeault; six grandchildren, Christopher, Patrick, Diane, Lisa, Jamie, and Jimmy; two great grandchildren, Sierra and Mia. She was preceded in death by her parents, Carmine and Pasqualina Mariano; three brothers, Luigi, Americo, and Peter; one sister Rose Raymondi; one brother-in-law Charles Magnarelli and one sister-in-law Jennie Magnarelli.

Jennie graduated from Quincy High School in 1942. She first met Romaio through letters she wrote to him while he was stationed in Europe during World War II. They married on Sept. 8, 1946.

Though she held a number of jobs during her life, the most important ones were being a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. A fantastic cook, she made every meal feel like it was a Sunday dinner. For years she was a top-flight candlepin bowler in various Quincy leagues, often leading them in average and high individual score.

Funeral mass at St. Ann’s Church 757 Hancock St. Quincy on Saturday, November 18, at 10:30 am. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visitation will be held prior to her mass at the Bolea-Buonfiglio Funeral Home 116 Franklin St. Quincy from 8:00 to 9:45 am. Burial will be at Blue Hill Cemetery. For online condolences visit: boleafuneralservices.com.

In lieu of flowers donations in her memory may be made to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Breast Oncology Program at: Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284 or via dana-farber.org/gift.

 

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Maureen P. Bolger

Maureen P. (Fallon) Bolger of Naples, Fla., and Quincy passed on November 10, 2017.

Maureen Bolger

Maureen Bolger

Maureen was a beautiful, kind, loving, and generous person to everyone in her life. She was a proud wife, mother and grandmother. She was an avid golfer, Boston sports fan and enjoyed travel. She loved art, the ocean, and most of all her family.

Beloved wife of Richard Bolger of Naples, FL and Quincy. Daughter of Joanne Fallon and the late Francis Fallon of Hull. Devoted mother of Casey and Tricia Bolger of Marshfield, Timothy and Amy Bolger of Acton, Brian Bolger of Somerville and Katherine Bolger of Braintree. Cherished grandmother to Ethan Bolger, Drake Bolger, Brice Bolger and Benjamin Bolger. Loving sister of William Fallon and his wife Carol of Bridgewater, Greg Fallon and Carolina Contreras of Hull, Douglas Fallon and his wife Anne Marie of NH and the late Mark Fallon and his wife Michelle of Weymouth. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the visiting hours on Thursday 4-8 PM in the McDonald Keohane Funeral Home SOUTH WEYMOUTH at 809 Main Street (Rt. 18 opp. So. Shore Hospital). Funeral service will be celebrated in the funeral home on Friday at 11 AM.

Donations can be made to the RFK Children’s Action Corp at rfkchildren.org.

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Claire P. Flaherty, 89

Claire P. Flaherty, 89, of Quincy died November 8, 2017.

Beloved daughter of the late Frederick and Veronica Flaherty.  Cherished sister of Frederick Flaherty, Jr. of Milton, John Flaherty of Naples, ME, David Flaherty of PA and the late Mary Mackenzie, Anne Morrison and Paul Flaherty. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Claire was a lifelong resident of Quincy. She worked as an operator for the telephone company for many years before her retirement. Claire was a caring and devoted Catholic and was very active in her church community. She enjoyed photography and spending time with her family and friends. Claire will be sadly missed but never forgotten.

Claire’s family would like to extend their sincere gratitude and appreciation to the staff at Hancock Park in Quincy and the staff at Hospice of the South Shore for the love and care they provided to Claire over these past few years.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the visiting hours on Monday, November 20th from 9-10 AM in the Keohane Funeral Home, 785 Hancock St., QUINCY. A  Funeral Mass will be held on Monday, November 20th in St. Mary’s Church, Quincy at 10:30 AM. Burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Mansfield.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Claire may be made to Hospice of the South Shore, 30 Reservoir Drive, Rockland, MA 02370.

See keohane.com or call 1-800-Keohane for directions and online condolences.

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Joseph F. Sullivan Sr., 91

Joseph F. Sullivan Sr., 91, of Quincy died November 11, 2017.

Joseph F. Sullivan Sr.

Joseph F. Sullivan Sr.

Joe loved his family and adored his late wife Patricia. He would visit her grave everyday for 10 years until he was no longer able. His faith was important to him and he enjoyed classical music, baking brownies and fudge, and working in his garden. He retired from Boston Gear Works after working there for many years. Joe was a very helpful man who was always there for anyone. He was well liked and a great friend who will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

Beloved husband of the late Patricia A. (Cahill) Sullivan. Loving father of Joseph F. Sullivan Jr. of Worcester, Peggy Dooling of Weymouth, Donna Corson of Quincy, David Sullivan of NH, and the late Theresa White and Deborah Scanlon. Cherished grandfather of Larry White, Patti Dooling, Shawn White, Fred Corson, Shanna Dooling, Eric Sullivan, Kerri Sullivan, Kevin Scanlon, and the late Kyle Sullivan and Jason Michael Sullivan. Also survived by 4 great grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the visiting hours on Tuesday 4-8 PM in the Keohane Funeral Home, 785 Hancock St., QUINCY. A funeral home service will be celebrated on Wednesday at 11 AM.  Burial in Pine Hill Cemetery, Quincy.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Joe may be made to the National Kidney Foundation, Finance Department, 30 East 33rd St., New York, NY 10016.

See keohane.com or call 1-800-Keohane for directions and online condolences.

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