Mary A. (Gallagher) Dudley

November 21, 2015

Mary A. (Gallagher) Dudley

Mary A. (Gallagher) Dudley- of Woburn, formerly of Winchester, Saturday, November 21st. Wife of the late Donald “Doc” Dudley. Devoted Mother of Donna and Kathy Dudley of Reading, Michael Dudley of Cambridge, Donald Dudley Jr. and his wife Emily of Duxbury, Mary Gilligan and her husband Joe of Reading, and Carolyn LeBlanc and her husband Dan of Woburn. Dear godmother of Roberta Malinski of Danvers. Cherished grand mother of Travis, Dennis, Hilary, Amelia, Julia, Cameron, Jane, Hannah, Mitchell, Joe, and Ella and one great-grandson, Kaiden Colman. Also survived by her sisters, Kathleen Tobin and her husband John of North Reading, Brenda Malinski and her husband Robert of Danvers, and a brother Phillip Gallagher. Preceded in death by her siblings John Gallagher, Arthur Gallagher and Patricia Ann Cady. A Funeral Service will be held in the Lynch- Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn on Wednesday, November 25, at 10 a. m. Interment in Woodbrook Cemetery. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to calling hours,Tuesday, November 24th, 4 – 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers the family kindly requests remembrances be made in Mary’s memory to the Woburn Council of Social Concern, 2 Merrimac St, Woburn, MA, 01801.

OBITUARY:

Dudley, Mary A (Gallagher) of Woburn, formerly of Winchester, passed away peacefully at her home. Wife of the late Donald (Doc) Dudley. Mother of Donna and Kathy Dudley of Reading, Michael Dudley of Cambridge, Donald Dudley Jr. and his wife Emily of Duxbury, Mary Gilligan and her husband Joe of Reading and Carolyn LeBlanc and her husband Dan of Woburn. Godmother of Roberta Malinski of Danvers. Cherished Grandmother of Travis, Dennis, Hilary, Amelia, Julia, Cameron, Jane, Hannah, Mitchell, Joe and Ella and one great Grandson, Kaiden Colman. Also survived by her sister, Kathleen Tobin and her husband John of N. Reading, Brenda Malinski and her husband Robert of Danvers and a brother Phillip Gallagher. Preceded in death by her brothers John and Arthur Gallagher and sister Patricia Ann Cady.

A lifelong passionate sports fan often found watching and cheering on the Red Sox & New England Patriots. Mary worked many years as a professional Travel Agent, lucky to have travelled much of the globe visiting many wonderful countries & islands, from Russia to Greece to St. Croixx. Mary loved learning about new cultures and experiences, sharing her journeys with her family and friends. Her love of travel was surpassed by her love of gardening. Inheriting her passion & talents from her father Packy Gallagher, Mary could be found from early spring to late fall tending to her beautiful gardens. Now with her beloved “Jingles.”

A Funeral Service will be held in the Lynch- Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn on Wednesday, November 25, at 10 a. m. Interment in Woodbrook Cemetery. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to calling hours, Tuesday, November 24th, 4 – 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers the family asks for donations to be made to Council of Social Concern, 2 Merrimac St, Woburn, MA 01801.

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  1. To the Dudley family
    Very sorry for the loss of you mother have a lot of
    Great memories of your mother.I have a lot to be thankfull for the fact that she introduced my parents.thanks to you mother.I will keep her in prayers.I just want to say you really had great mother

    Sincerely Peter J Hollohan

  2. To all of the Dudley Family:

    I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and
    prayers are with you all. I have a lot of fond memories of your Mom. I had not seen Mary in many years but I thought about her and hope she was enjoying her retirement.

    Sincerely,
    Leslie Gonsalves

  3. Dear Kathy,

    I am so sorry to hear this. My deepest sympathies to you and your family.

    Thinking of you and praying for all of you during this time.

    Amy Price
    Maynard

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