Ruth V. Lannon

Ruth V. Lannon, a retired clerk with New England Telephone, died at Saint Patrick’s Manor, Framingham, Friday December 24, 2010. She was 91 years old. Born in Boston, she grew up in Mission Hill and lived in Newton and Quincy for several years. A longtime New England Telephone employee, she was member of the New England Telephone Pioneers and Adventurers and late member of the Catholic Daughters Court of Saint Elizabeth. She was the beloved daughter of the late Thomas M. and Anna (Sullivan) Lannon. Sister of Paul G. Lannon and his wife Ann of Sudbury, Ann T. Haley and her husband James of Harwichport, and the late Rev. Thomas M. Lannon SJ, Edna M. Woods and her husband James and James J. Lannon. Sister-in-law of Ruth Lannon. Also survived by several nephews and one niece. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Agatha Church, Milton, Wednesday December 29 at 10:30 AM. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hour Dolan Funeral Home, 460 Granite Avenue, MILTON, Wednesday 9:15 to 10:15 AM. Interment St Mary Cemetery, West Quincy. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Thomas M. Lannon Scholarship Fund at BC High, 150 Morrissey Boulevard, Dorchester, MA 02125.