Katherine Byrne (Marcellino) Duggan

Katherine Byrne (Marcellino) Duggan, of  Brookline, formerly of Milton, died at home on September 7, 2012.  Born in Boston, MA on August 30, 1940, she was the daughter of the late Dr. Samuel and Katherine (Byrne) Marcellino.  Raised in Milton, she was a graduate of Jeanne d’Arc Academy .  Prior to her retirement, Katherine had been a buyer for Filenes department store.


Katherine enjoyed sewing, gardening and cooking, but most of all she enjoyed spending time with her granddaughter, Maeve.


Katherine is  survived by her daughter, Amy M. Duggan, and  her granddaughter, Maeve Laslie, both of  Brookline.   Sister of  Donna Marcellino of Olympia , Washington, Lora Sheptyck of  Eastham,  Samuel Marcellino  of Ohio,  Thomas Marcellino of  New Sharon, ME and the late Jan Smith.  Also survived by her former husband, Joseph M. Duggan of Beacon Hill.


Funeral service will be held in Dolan Funeral Home, 460 Granite Ave. EAST MILTON on Wednesday, September 12 at Noon.  Visiting hours at the funeral home Tuesday 6-9 PM.  Interment Milton Cemetery.


If desired,memorial contributions in Katherine’s memory may be made to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, New England Chapter, 60 Walnut St. Wellesley Hills, 02481.