Margaret M. (Harney) Morrissey

Margaret M. (Harney) Morrissey, of Milton, Monday December 12, 2016.

Born and raised in Dorchester, Margaret “Peg” Morrissey was a graduate of Archbishop Cushing High School, an alumna of Regis College and received her Master’s in Education from UMass, Boston.

Mrs. Morrissey taught at Saint Agatha School in Milton for over 25 years and was an active alumna of Regis College.  Peg always enjoyed helping others, be it in the classroom, through weekly volunteering at My Brother’s Keeper, at Cursillo retreats, or with her grandchildren.

Beloved wife of Leo J. Morrissey. Loving mother of Leo J. “Lee” Morrissey of Clemson, SC, Daniel J. Morrissey of Hudson, OH and Michelle M. Morrissey of Brookline. Grandmother of Declan Morrissey, Owen Morrissey, Mairead Morrissey, Sonali Morrissey-Dhekne and Kieran Morrissey-Dhekne. Sister of Sheila Bonacci of Milton, Dorothy P. Harlow of Kingston and the late Anne Harney.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Agatha Church, Adams Street at Brook Road, Milton, Monday December 19 at 10:30 AM. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours at Dolan Funeral Home, 460 Granite Avenue, EAST MILTON SQUARE, Sunday 2-6 PM.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Peg’s memory may be made to My Brother’s Keeper, P.O. Box 338, Easton, MA 02356.