Rowley, MA — Agnes I. “Aggie” (Mahoney) Meehan passed away at the Masconomet Healthcare Facility in Topsfield on March 22, 2014. She was 85 years of age. Mrs. Meehan was born in Chelsea on July 19, 1928, to the late Joseph and Mary (Lynn) Meehan. She was raised in Chelsea, graduated from Mt. St. Joseph Academy, and then from Chelsea Memorial Hospital School of Nursing. Aggie was a proud and dedicated registered nurse for over 60 years. Mrs. Meehan started out working as a supervisor in the obstetrics department at Chelsea Memorial Hospital for several years, and then worked as a charge nurse at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital for 25 years. Aggie enjoyed working, and loved spending time with her family, especially on York Beach in York, Maine. She was an amazing cook and had a wonderful sense of humor. Agnes was the beloved wife of 62 years to Albert E. “Al” Meehan; loving mother of Thomas K. Meehan and his wife, Lisa, of Duxbury, Mary-Lynn Lawless and her fiancé Dave Harrell of Rowley, Robert J. Meehan of Gloucester, Susanne L. Meehan of Virginia, and Jennifer A. Will and her husband, Jack, of Franklin; proud grandmother of Timothy, Meghan, Thomas, Courtney, Amy, Katelyn, Kevin, Sean, Andrew, Connor, and Dennis; cherished great-grandmother of Grey, Benjamin, Charlotte, Ryan, Stella Rose, William, and Tony “LT.”
ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral from the Gately Funeral Home, 79 W. Foster St., Melrose, on Friday, March 28, at 8 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at Most Blessed Sacrament Church, 1155 Main St., Wakefield, at 9 a.m. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours will be on Thursday, from 4 to 8 p.m. Burial will be private. Memorial contributions may be made to Rowley Council On Aging, 39 Central St., Rowley, MA 01969, or to the Fisher House Foundation Inc. (for Military Families), 111 Rockville Pike, Suite 420, Rockville, MD 20850. To send a message of condolence, please visit www.gatelyfh.com.