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“Phil and I were so saddened to hear of Mary’s passing. She was a wonderful person and we were the lucky ones to have her touch our lives. I...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Marsha Kalustian - Saugus, 01906, MA

“Maryann and Family: My heart is with you all and my prayers are with Mary - may she rest in peace. Marie Suppa ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Marie Suppa - Revere, MA

“to Mary's whole family, I am so sorry i didn't learn of her passing until Friday. Mary was like my second mother. I remember purposely forgetting my...Read More »
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“Mary Ann, I am sorry to here about the loss of your Mom, my prayers and thoughts go out to you and your family. There is an old Irish Blessing...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Tim McLaughlin - Newmarket, NH

“Mary-Ann, Iam so sorry to hear about your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Karen Chamberlain ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Karen Chamberlain - Framingham, MA

“Casey, Reilly, and Mr. and Mrs. Finnegan, I am so sorry for your loss. Casey always said such wonderful things about her grandmother. Love, Emily ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: Emily Butterfield - Brookline, MA

“Mary Ann, My deepest condolences on the loss of your mother. Just wanted you to know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Keith Giles - Pembroke, NH

“Dear Maryann, So sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. I hope you and your family are doing well. Respectfully, Marty Marshall ”
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Mary E. Fitzgerald of Stoneham, age 87 died Tuesday April 28 after a lengthy illness. Born in Stoneham on May 15, 1921 she was the daughter of the late Edward and Elizabeth (Ahern) Gay. A life long Stoneham resident she was a graduate of Saint Patrick High School in Stoneham and later from Emmanuel College in Boston in 1943. She was a life long member of Saint Patrick Parish.

Mrs. Fitzgerald was the beloved wife of the late Edward Fitzgerald. She was the loving mother of Jane Finnegan and her husband Daniel of Topsfield, Mary Ann Fitzgerald of Peabody and William Fitzgerald and his wife Vicky of Stoneham. She is also survived by her loving grandchildren Reilly and Casey Finnegan and Tyler Fitzgerald. She is pre-deceased by her two brothers Edward and Robert Gay.

Her funeral will be held from the McDonald-Finnegan Funeral Home, 322 Main St., Stoneham Friday at 8am followed by a funeral mass in St. Patrick Church, 71 Central St., Stoneham at 9:00. Interment will be at Lindenwood Cemetery. Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from 4-8pm.