Marjorie C. Donnelly

Marjorie C. Donnelly

February 24th, 1930 August 2nd, 2019

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Obituary for Marjorie C. Donnelly (Knowles)

Donnelly, Marjorie C. (Knowles), of Arlington, August 2nd, 2019. Beloved wife of the late Richard B. Donnelly. Devoted mother of Richard C. Donnelly, his wife Joan of Burlington, Kathleen Hines of Billerica, Brian Donnelly of Lexington, Maureen Beaven, her husband Michael of Mansfield, Margie Donnelly of Lexington, Kevin Donnelly of Arlington, Dennis Donnelly of Waltham, Mary Donnelly of Woburn, Michael Donnelly, and his wife Amy of Arlington. Also survived by 16 loving grandchildren and 3 loving great grandchildren. Sister of the late Louis Knowles, Marcella Knowles, Marilyn Donaldson and Patricia DeLong. Further survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Funeral from the Keefe Funeral Home, 5 Chestnut St. ARLINGTON, Monday, August 5th at 10:30 AM followed by a funeral mass celebrated in St. Agnes Church, 30 Medford St. Arlington at 11:30 AM. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours Sunday 2 – 5 PM. Services will conclude with burial at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Arlington. In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to Care Dimensions, 125 Winter St., Lincoln, MA 01773, For directions, or to leave a message of condolence, please visit

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  • Visitation

    Sunday, August 4th, 2019 | 2:00pm - 5:00pm
    Keefe Funeral Home - Arlington
    5 Chestnut St.
    Arlington, Massachusetts
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    Sunday, August 4th, 2019
    2:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Funeral Mass

    Monday, August 5th, 2019 | 11:30am
    Saint Agnes Church
    51 Medford Street
    Arlington, MA
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    Monday, August 5th, 2019
  • Interment

    Monday, August 5th, 2019 | 12:45pm
    Mount Pleasant Cemetery
    Medford Street
    Arlington, MA
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    Monday, August 5th, 2019

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Dee L.

I would like to offer my sincere condolences to the family. I hope that the prospect of seeing Marjorie alive on earth again in a beautiful, peaceful paradise will help you to cope. (John 5:28,29; Psalm 37:29)
Comment | Posted at 05:35pm via Condolence

Donna Sperandio

I am very sorry to hear that Margie passed away. She was my first cousin and Godmother. I was on vacation and received a message on my home phone today. My brother, Robert is also out of state. I wish we could have attended the services. I loved her dearly. Love, Donna Fanelli Sperandio
Comment | Posted at 03:06pm via Condolence

Kim Caruso

Dear Donnelly family
My condolences for the loss of your Mom. She was such a wonderful , loving person. My God bless you all. Prayers and thoughts
Comment | Posted at 08:49am via Condolence

Lorraine Butler

I don't know you I'm so sorry to hearr about your mother passing she is now resting in peace may god be with you and you family you ae I mean you are all in my prays always remember the good times you had with her
Comment | Posted at 08:38am via Condolence

David Earl Reaves

To the Donnelly family my sincere condolences to all of you on the loss of the matriarch of the family, she will be missed but never forgotten by all that had the pleasure of knowing her if only for a short time as it was with me. Blessings to all of you. Brian’s soul brother David
Comment | Posted at 04:00pm via Condolence

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