Mary A. Driscoll

Mary Theresa (Ridge) Driscoll died at her home in Milton surrounded by family and friends, Thursday March 15, 2012. She was 84 years old. Mary was born  January 15, 1928 to Barbara and Joseph Ridge and grew up in Bunahown, Cashel, Galway. She was lovingly married to William Patrick Driscoll, who died in 2008, for 53 years. Mary is survived by daughter Barbara Draffone of Plymouth and her children, Liam, Meghan and Molly; son Kevin of Norwell and his wife Jo-Ann and their children Barry, Michael and Julia; son Brian Driscoll of Marblehead and his wife Barbra and their children Anna, Elena, Ridge and Caroline; daughter Mary Ann Noone from Quincy and her husband Richard and their children Brighid, Maura and Joseph; daughter Sheila McCullough from Yardley, PA and her husband Lonnie and their children Willem, Margaret, John and Patrick. Her beloved son Barry preceded her in death after a long battle with cancer in 1983. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Gregory Church, Dorchester, Monday March 19 at 10:00 AM. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours at Dolan Funeral Home, 1140 Washington Street, DORCHESTER LOWER MILLS, Sunday 2-6 PM. Interment Milton Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Mary’s memory may be made to Special Olympics, 1133 19th Street NW, 12th floor, Washington DC 20036-3604.