Mark of Waxhaw, N.C.; her brothers, John Sheehan and his wife Maureen of Southampton and Gerard Sheehan of Scituate; her sisters, Margaret Cronin of Stoughton and Ann Canavan and her husband Konrad Benz of Burlington; her grandchildren, Abigail York, Alison Long, Jennifer Finnigan, Jason Carima, Lisa Gilson, and Thomas, David and Robert Nelson; her great-grandchildren, Olivia and Alexis Carima, Zephyr and Juniper Narus, and Bennett and Simon Finnigan; and many, many nieces and nephews and a large extended family where she was affectionately known as “Grandma Mary.” She was also the sister of the late T. Joseph Sheehan and Elizabeth Bell.
Her funeral Mass was celebrated Monday, Jan. 11 at St. Matthias Parish, with burial at Evergreen Cemetery of Marlborough. The Slattery Funeral Home, Inc. of Marlborough handled arrangements.
At Mary’s request, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Matthias Parish,409 Hemenway St., Marlborough, MA, 01752; EWTN, Box 9196, 34 Chestnut St., Watertown, MA 02471-9196; or the Society of St. James, 24 Clark St., Boston, MA 02109.
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