Mary T. (Corcoran) Niose
Mary (Corcoran) Niose, 85, of Leominster, formerly of Maynard and Falmouth, died on January 9, 2018 at her home after a lengthy illness. She was predeceased by her husband of 64 years, Dominic Niose, who died in 2017, and also by her daughter, Debra Mason, who died in 2002. She is survived by her daughter Donna Niose of Leominster and her son David Niose of Lunenburg, as well as 10 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
Born October 24, 1933, Mary was the fifth of six children born to Francis Corcoran and Mary (Driscoll) Corcoran. After moving to Maynard from Watertown as a small child, she attended Maynard schools and graduated from Maynard High School in 1951. She and Dominic were married on the Fourth of July in 1952, and they raised their three children in Maynard. Mary worked for many years as a bookkeeper for Purity Supreme in Stow and Acton, until she and Dominic retired to Cape Cod in 1994. Thereafter, they were “snow birds” for many years, spending winters in the Orlando, Florida, area.
Mary cherished spending time with family and friends, and she will be remembered for her generous spirit and boundless energy.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday, January 21, 2018 at 10:00am at St. Bridget’s Church, 1 Percival Street, Maynard. Burial following in Glenwood Cemetery, Great Road (Route 117) in Maynard. There are no visiting hours. Arrangements are under the thoughtful guidance of Acton Funeral Home.
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