Mary Cecilia (Garvey) Findley

Mary Cecilia (Garvey) Findley, died at her home in Quincy, Thursday June 23, 2011. She was 92 years old. Born and raised in Boston, she was a graduate of Girls English High School and Boston Business School. She worked at O’Hearn Moving and Storage as office manager and accountant. Mary was also the treasurer of J. A. Garvey Transportation of Boston and treasurer of Massachusetts Government Land Bank, from which she retired. Mrs. Findley has been a resident of Milton since 1950. She was one of the original Girl Scouts at Saint Ambrose Church in Dorchester and member of the Golden Eaglets, attending meetings up until two years ago. Mrs. Findley was also a member of the Saint Agatha Church Guild. Beloved wife of the late Joseph H. Findley Sr. Loving mother of Capt. Joseph H. Findley Jr. (USN Ret.) of Herndon, VA, William J. Findley of Rochester, Jane M. Miller of Quincy, James E. Findley of Marshfield, Thomas M. Findley of Hingham and John A. Findley of Duxbury. Sister of Helen O’Meara of Hingham and the late John A. Garvey, Thomas F. “Frank” Garvey, Anne Cifrino and Regina T. Garvey. Mary is also survived by 17 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Agatha Church, Milton, Tuesday June 28 at 10:30 AM. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours at Dolan Funeral Home, 460 Granite Avenue, MILTON, Monday 4-8 PM. Interment Milton Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Mary’s memory may be made to the Joseph H. Findley Charitable Scholarship Fund, c/o Attorney Gregory O’Meara, P.O. Box 470, Hingham, MA 02043.