Marion M. DalyMay 17, 2017
Daly, Marion M. (Collins)
West Lebanon,NH, formerly of MEDFORD, MA.
Marion M Daly, 94, a longtime resident of Medford, MA, and recently
West Lebanon, NH, passed away peacefully on Wednesday afternoon,
May 17, 2017, at Valley Terrace in Wilder, VT, surrounded by four of
her daughters. Marion was born on July 14, 1922, in Malden, MA, along with
her twin sister, Mildred Collins, to John T Collins, Sr. and Mary (O'Malley)
Collins. She moved to West Lebanon in May of 2007 to be near her
Marion is the loving mother of Mary F. Magnell (James) of Canaan, NH; Maureen
Serrecchia (Joseph) of Byfield, MA; Patricia A. O'Neill (Bernard) of Fort Myers, FL;
Barbara J. Frazier (Joseph) of Canaan, NH; Eileen DeCoff (Peter) of Hartford, VT.
She is also survived by a daughter-in-law, Lynn Daly of Thetford, VT, her sister
Frances Avenell of Virginia Beach, VA; 16 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren
and one great great grandson.
Marion was predeceased by her loving husband of 56 years, Frank J. Daly;
her son, John M. Daly; parents, John T. Collins, Sr., & Mary M. Collins; her
twin sister, Mildred Collins; her brothers, John T. Collins, Jr.; and George
Collins; and sister, Margaret Prestijohn.
Relatives and friends are invited to visiting hours at Gaffey Funeral Home,
43 High Street, Medford Square on Monday, May 22nd, from 4-8pm.
Funeral Mass will be on Tuesday, May 23rd, at St. Rapheal's Church, 512 High Street,
West Medford at 11 am from Gaffey Funeral Home with internment following in Oak
Grove Cemetery, Medford, MA.
Due to Marion's devotion to the military and veterans, donations in her memory
would be appreciated, in lieu of flowers, to Fisher House which provides Active Duty,
Veterans and their families housing close to their loved one during hospitalization.
Please send any donation to Fisher House Boston, P. O. Box 230, South Walpole,
MA 02071 (in the memo line, note in Memory of Marion Daly).