Patrick J. “Paddy” Nee


Patrick J. “Paddy” Nee of Milton, formerly of County Galway, Ireland passed away November 8, 2013 at age 75. Son of Anne Nee and the late Martin Nee of Rosmuc. Beloved husband of Margaret (McDonough) Nee of 49 years.  Loving father of Patrick and wife Patricia Nee of Hanover, Paul and wife SungHee Nee of Hopkinton, Margaret and husband Michael Pellegri of Milton, Eileen and husband Walter Heller of Milton. He was “Dado” to grandchildren Micaela, Christina, Alyssa, and Connor Nee of Hanover, Ashley Nee of Hopkinton, Maggie, Madison, and Mason Pellegri of Milton, and Emma and Wallace Heller of Milton.  Also survived by brothers Coleman, Michael, John and Joseph and sisters Mary, Anne, Bridget, Kathleen, Barbara, Nuala and Angela as well as numerous nephews, nieces and friends.  Born in Rosmuc, Ireland, Patrick immigrated to Boston as a young man. He served in the US Army during the Kennedy administration. He moved with his growing family to Milton and was a long time parishioner and usher of St. Elizabeth’s Church. He worked for the MBTA and ran a successful real estate business. Paddy’s greatest joys were hearing about his family’s activities and new endeavors. He was always lending his advice, humor and generosity to family and friends. A gifted accordion player, a visit with Paddy always included Irish music, an Irish blessing, and a drink or two.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Elizabeth’s Church, 350 Reedsdale Road, Milton on Tuesday, November 12, at 10 A.M.  Relatives and friends kindly invited. Visiting hours will be held in the Dolan-Chapman Funeral Home, 5 Canton Avenue, MILTON VILLAGE, on Monday from 4 to 8 P.M. Interment Milton Cemetery.  If desired contributions in Paddy’s memory may be sent to Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund, c/o Team Maggie, 60 Walnut Street, Wellesley, MA 02481.