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Patricia A. (Nelson) Stagnone Print E-mail

 

Patricia A. (Nelson) Stagnone

Loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and aunt: 

 Patricia A. (Nelson) Stagnone, 87, of Hudson, New Hampshire, died Wednesday, August 22nd at St. Joseph Hospital in Nashua. She was the beloved wife of Daniel E. Stagnone who survives her and with whom she celebrated their 64th wedding anniversary on November 22, 2017.

Born in Lowell, Massachusetts, February 4, 1931, a daughter of the late William P. and the late Mary E. (Conley) Nelson, she attended Lowell schools and was a graduate of Lowell High School in 1948.

Among her many interests, she enjoyed watching the New England Patriots with her beloved husband Dan.

In addition to her husband Daniel, Patricia is survived by a son Daniel E. Stagnone, Jr. and his wife Sharon of Londonderry, NH; two daughters Maryellen Stagnone of Pompano Beach, FL and Lisa Prescott and her husband Michael of Dracut, MA; four grandchildren Matthew Stagnone and his wife Beth, Laura Bennett and her husband Richard, Kevin Prescott and Morgan Prescott; two great-grandchildren Charlotte Bennett and Violet Stagnone; two sisters-in-law Elaine Nelson of Hudson, NH and Joan Nelson of Lowell, MA; and several nieces and nephews.

She was also sister of the late William P. Nelson, John F. Nelson, Shirley McKallagat and Maureen Letourneau.

Relatives and friends may call for at the O’DONNELL FUNERAL HOME, 276 Pawtucket Street at Fletcher in Lowell from 10 to 11:30 A.M. on Wednesday immediately followed by a Funeral Service at 11:30 o’clock. Burial to follow in St. Mary Cemetery in Tewksbury. E-condolences at www.odonnellfuneralhome.com. Those wishing may make donations in her memory to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St, Framingham, MA 01701. Arrangements by Funeral Director James F. O’Donnell, Jr. (978) 458-8768.

 

 
George B. Leahey, Esq. Print E-mail

George B. Leahey, Esq.

78, respected Lowell attorney;

George B. Leahey, Esq., a well known gentleman and highly regarded attorney died peacefully at his home in Tewksbury on Wednesday surrounded by his wife and sons.George was the husband of Donna M. (Gilooly) Leahey, with whom he would have celebrated their 54th wedding anniversary on August 29th. After they met as infants, they were destined to be together. She was the love of his life and Donna and George were a wonderful couple.

A fifth generation Lowellian, he was born on August 20, 1939, to the late Dr. Brendan D. Leahey and the late Mary Josephine (O’Donnell) Leahey and was a communicant of the Immaculate Conception Church.

Attorney Leahey attended Lowell public schools. After serving in the United States Coast Guard, he graduated from Georgetown University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy in 1962. In Lowell and at Georgetown, he treasured his educational pursuits and made friendships that lasted his lifetime. In 1966, Attorney Leahey earned his Juris Doctorate from Boston College Law School.

He then practiced law in Lowell for the next fifty two years. From 1966 to 1976, Attorney Leahey was an associate and then partner of Goldman, Goldman, Curtis, Leahey and Latham. In 1967, he served as a special Assistant District Attorney in Middlesex County for a year. From 1976 until his death, he maintained his own practice with a concentration of estate planning, estate administration, real estate law and business law. For almost thirty years, he was trust counsel for Enterprise Bank & Trust.

Besides his family and friends, his loves included golf, dancing, travel, history, genealogy, sweets, all things Lowell, Georgetown, Rye and, of course, Vesper. George enjoyed life, a good conversation, and the rum punch at Barnacle Billy’s(a family favorite). He valued fairness, integrity, honesty, respect, and the courage to do the right thing.

An active member of several legal organizations, Attorney Leahey was a member and past President of the Greater Lowell Bar Association; former Director of Merrimack Valley Estate and Business Planning Council; member of the Massachusetts Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the Merrimack Valley Conveyancers Association, and the Real Estate Bar Association of Massachusetts, Inc.

He was also an active member of various civil and fraternal organizations, Attorney Leahey was past President of the Trustees of The Ayer Home; Trustee of the Lowell Five Cent Savings Bank; member of the Board of Governors of Lowell General Hospital; Corporator of the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Lowell; past President of the Lowell Association for the Blind; former Vice President and Treasurer of the Greater Lowell Chamber of Commerce; former President and Director of Vesper Country Club; former Trustee of Saints Medical Center, Inc.; and former Director of the Lowell Rotary Club. He also held memberships at Long Meadow Golf Club and Abenaqui Country Club. Attorney Leahey was also active in Voices of the Faithful.

Besides his wife, he is survived by two sons and two daughters-in-law, Attorney Brian W. and Sophia C. (Cigliano) Leahey, of Lowell, and Attorney Mark B. and Stephanie M. (O’Connor) Leahey, of Washington, D.C.; two grandchildren Parker M. Leahey and Meritt C. Leahey, of Washington, D.C.; a sister, Alice D. Leahey and her husband Robert P. Congdon, of Venice, California; a brother, Dr. Alan B. and Kathleen S. (Smith) Leahey of Sunset, South Carolina; three nieces, Kelly Leahey Schoepke, Colleen Leahey McKeegan and Jennifer A. Leahey; his aunt Ann M. (Muras) O’Donnell of Lowell and many cousins.

George was also the father of the late G. Brent Leahey, Jr., Esq. and brother of the late Grant A. Leahey.

Friends may call at the O’DONNELL FUNERAL HOME 276 PAWTUCKET ST. at Fletcher from 3 to 7 P.M. Monday. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Funeral Mass to be celebrated Tuesday morning at the IMMACULATE CONCEPTION CHURCH at 11 o’clock followed by burial in St. Mary Cemetery in Tewksbury (Please Meet at Church). E-condolences/directions at www.odonnellfuneralhome.com. Those wishing may make donations in his memory to the http://JimmyFundWalk.org/goto/GeorgeLeahey or mail checks to Dana Farber Cancer Institute c/o Jessica Hogan, 10 Brookline Place West, 6th Floor, Brookline, MA 02445. Arrangements by Funeral Director James F. O’Donnell, Jr. (978) 458-8768.

 

 

 
Craig M. Maxfield Print E-mail

 

Craig M. Maxfield

Beloved son, brother, grandson, nephew, cousin and friend;

Craig M. Maxfield, 23, of Lowell, a member of a widely known Lowell family, died unexpectedly Saturday morning August 11, 2018 in Lowell.

He was born in Lowell, Massachusetts, June 30, 1995, a loving son of Brian J. and Carole L. (Keaney) Maxfield.

Craig attended the Immaculate Conception Grammar school and was a graduate of Lowell Catholic High School in the Class of 2013. He went on to graduate from Merrimack College in 2017 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance.

Craig worked as a Compensation Specialist at Commonwealth Financial in Waltham.

A dedicated athlete, Craig loved all sports, especially baseball, hockey and golf. While at Lowell Catholic High School, he was the starting shortstop on the 2013 State Championship baseball team and was also awarded the 7th Player award from the Varsity hockey team. His love for street hockey took him on many family trips, including Niagara Falls. Craig was active in intramural sports at Merrimack and was a Junior Member of Long Meadow Golf Club.

Craig had an infectious smile and contagious energy, which endeared him to everyone he met. He was deeply caring and compassionate. His wit was forever present and was a testament to the connection he had to those he loved. Craig will be missed by his devoted best friend Max McCabe along with dozens of friends through his sports and school. He will be especially missed by his “brothers” from Belvidere and Merrimack College.

Besides his parents Brian and Carole, Craig is survived by his younger brother Eric J. Maxfield of Lowell; his maternal grandmother Marjorie Keaney of Lowell; his paternal step grandmother Theresa Maxfield of Leominster; three aunts Patricia Bergin of Woburn, Lisa Contreras of Leominster and Lynne Boyce of Fitchburg; several cousins and his girlfriend Olivia Boudreau.

The family wishes to extend thanks to the amazing outpouring of love and support from relatives, friends and the community. We would especially like to thank the Lowell Police for their commitment to our family.

Friends may call at the O’DONNELL FUNERAL HOME 276 PAWTUCKET ST. at Fletcher from 4 to 8 P.M. Friday. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Funeral Mass to be celebrated Saturday morning at the IMMACULATE CONCEPTION CHURCH at 10 o’clock followed by burial St. Mary Cemetery in Tewksbury. (Please meet at Church). E-condolences/directions at www.odonnellfuneralhome.com. Those wishing may make contributions in his memory to Lowell Catholic Memorial Fund, 530 Stevens St., Lowell, MA 01851.  Arrangements by Funeral Director James F. O’Donnell, Jr. (978) 458-8768.

 
Maureen E. "Sissy" Bishop Print E-mail

Maureen E. “Sissy” Bishop

Loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, cousin and friend
 
    Maureen E. “Sissy” (Herron) Bishop, 71, of Tyngsboro, died Friday, August 10th at Wingate at Belvidere in Lowell following a long and courageous battle with lung disease for many years.
    Born in Lawrence, Massachusetts, January 25, 1947, the daughter of the late Thomas F. and the late Kathleen (Mahoney) Herron, she received her education in the Salem, New Hampshire school system. She later made her home in Tyngsboro, Massachusetts which she shared with her treasured dog Darby.
    Sissy attended the Free Christian Church in Andover where she leaves many Christian friends. She also found her strength from knowing God as He walked with her through her journey for transplant and recovery and knew she would one day be home.
    Before retiring, she was employed as a Quality Control Technician with MA/Com in Lowell. Previously, she worked at Raytheon Corporation in South Lowell for over 13 years.
    Sissy is survived by a son Christopher Miller of Somerville, MA; a daughter Paula Miller of Pittsfield, NH; four grandsons Ronnie Collins, Christopher Lebel, Michael Espinola and Adam Miller; six great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law Kathleen Herron; and cousins Eileen Melvin and Cathy Morin.
    She thanked God for giving her her best friend Suzanne Kuszek (her angel without wings)…”thanks for all the help and being with me when I needed you the most. God Bless You!” Also Janine Mellinakas, Sue Borrilli, Lucy Oliveria and Phyllis Bonaduci…”thanks for the memories and road trips, we had some fun and laughs didn’t we?”
    Sissy was also sister of the late Tommie Herron who died September 29, 2008.
    Relatives and friends may call for a Memorial Visitation at the O’DONNELL FUNERAL HOME, 276 Pawtucket Street at Fletcher in Lowell from 4 to 6 P.M. on Wednesday immediately followed by a Funeral Service at 6 o’clock. Committal Services will be held privately. E-condolences/directions at
www.odonnellfunerlhome.com. Those wishing may make contributions in her memory to the Lowell General Hospital Cancer Center, c/o Philanthropy Office, 295 Varnum Ave, Lowell, MA 01854. Arrangements by Funeral Director James F. O’Donnell, Jr. (978) 458-8768.

 
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