Obituary for Sally Ann Boothroyd (Lydon)
Sally Ann (Lydon) Boothroyd, 82, of Maynard, passed on July 9, 2017 at the Emerson Hospital in Concord.
She was born on April 6, 1935 in Maynard to the late John and Sadie (Clark) Lydon. Sally was a lifelong resident of Maynard. She was a Mickey & Minnie Mouse enthusiast who enjoyed her trips to Maine, painting and hanging wallpaper, playing basketball, square dancing and camping. She was a loving dog owner and an avid cook known for her apple pies, Swedish and Italian meatballs and Sunday roast beef dinners.
Sally is survived by her husband of 61 years, John F. Boothroyd, Sr.; her sons John F. Jr. & his wife Nancy, Thomas J., Michal J. & his husband Patrick Cheng; her daughter Maureen F. Cassidy & her fiancée Edward Morandi, Jr.; her brothers Thomas Lydon & his wife Toni-Ann, John Lydon; Sisters Margaret Kandra, Catherine Beauregard; grandchildren Joshua, Melissa, Jessica, Caroline, Kristopher, William; several great grandchildren and sister-in-law Rita LeSage.
She was predeceased by her parents as well as her brothers Morgan and James Lydon and her sister Barbara Bauer.
Visitation at the Acton Funeral Home, 470 Massachusetts Ave. (Rt 111) Acton on Saturday, July 15th 8:30-9:30am, followed by her funeral service in the funeral home at 9:30am. Burial in Glenwood Cemetery will be private at a later date. In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to a charity of your choice. Memorial page www.actonfuneralhome.com