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Ruth E. (McMahon) Shea

Ruth E. (McMahon) Shea

Ruth E. (McMahon) Shea

Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Sunday, November 3rd, 2013 from 3 – 8 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Route 107), Revere, for Ruth E. (McMahon) Shea, who died on Wednesday, October 30th at the Kaplan Family Hospice House, Danvers, following a long illness, at 93 years.  Her funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Monday, November 4th at 9:30 a.m., followed by the funeral mass in Immaculate Conception Church (corner of Beach St. & Winthrop Ave.), Revere at 10:30 a.m.  Ruth was born in Concord, New Hampshire, came to live in Dorchester as a young girl, & came to live in Revere for over 60 years until moving to the Granada Highlands, Malden, in 1998.  She is the wife of the late Joseph H. Shea, Sr., who died in February of 2002.  She is the devoted mother of: Joseph H. Shea, Jr. & his wife Lisa of Wakefield, Robert T. Shea & his wife Janet of Garland, Texas, Paul S. Shea & his wife Linda of Andover, Eleanor M. Sarcia of Lowell, John M. Shea & his wife Janet of Quincy, & Marie I. Luciano & her husband John of Tewksbury.  She is the dear sister of Martin McMahon, Jr. & his wife Alberta of Lynnfield, Virginia English of Everett, & the late: Robert M. & William M. McMahon.  She is also lovingly survived by 14 cherished grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, her sister-in-law, Eileen McMahon of Lynnfield, many nieces, nephews, grand-nieces & grand-nephews.  Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.  In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Kaplan Family Hospice House, c/o Hospice of the North Shore, 75 Sylvan St., Danvers, MA 01923.


Visiting Hours

Sunday, November 3rd, 2013 from 3 – 8 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Monday, November 4th, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. in the Immaculate Conception Church, Revere.


Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.

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  1. Bob Fleischner
    Nov 11 2013

    Ellie and family,
    I am very sorry for your loss. My deepest sympathy to all.

  2. Jennifer Maggiacomo
    Nov 8 2013

    Ellie and family, I am so sorry for your loss. You and your mom will be in my thoughts and prayers. Jen Maggiacomo

  3. Pam Barcroft
    Nov 3 2013

    My deepest sympathy goes out to you and your family! Xoxo

  4. Rosetta Muccio
    Nov 3 2013

    Ellie and family, we are deeply sorry for your loss. Your Mom was a very special woman and I am glad I had the opportunity to get to know her. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

    Love, Rosetta and John

  5. EJ Fortin
    Nov 1 2013

    Our deepest sympathies and condolences to the Shea & McMahon families on their loss.

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