Active Member of the Immaculate Conception Parish
Mary Walsh (McLellan) 97, a life-long resident of Everett passed away on January 2 at Woodbriar Health Center i n Wilmington. Mary was born on June 10, 1920 in Everett and she was the daughter of the late Alexander and Elizabeth (Flynn) McLellan. Mary was raised in Everett and graduated from St Mary’s High School in Cambridge.
On May 18, 1943, Mary married her late husband John and together they raised their three children in Everett. Mary was active in her community and church. She was a member of Catholic Daughters and an active member of the Immaculate Conception Parish. Mary set the bar incredibly high as a mother to her three children and was exceptional role model to her 6 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
Mary was the beloved wife of the late John Walsh and loving mother of John Wash and his late wife Ruth Ann of Wakefield, Paul Walsh of Everett and the late Eileen Harrington.
She is the grandmother of John Walsh and his wife Loren of Wakefield, Brendan Walsh and his wife Jennifer of Reading, Brian Walsh and his wife Stacey of Wilmington, Stephen Harrington and his wife Leah of Reading, David Harrington and his wife Donna of Acton and Caitlin and her husband Kenneth Jeffery of Plymouth. Mary is also survived by 10 great-grandchildren.
Funeral Mass was held on Monday in the Immaculate Conception Church. Funeral arrangements were handled by the Murphy O’Hara Funeral Home 519 Broadway Everett. Interment was in Holy Cross Cemetery.