Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home, Canton, MA 02021
Margaret M. Stapleton

Margaret M. Stapleton (Dalton), age 86, of Canton and Popponesset Beach formerly of W. Roxbury passed away September 19th surrounded by her loving family. Born in Lynn, she was raised in W. Roxbury, graduated from Roslindale High School and has lived in Canton since 1974. She enjoyed summering in Popponesset Beach and spending winters at Coral Beach in Puerto Rico. She was a devoted wife, mother, Grammie and an avid Red Sox Fan.
Beloved wife of the late Donald M., Sr. Mother of Margaret M. Cohan and her husband Dennis of Madison, CT, Kathleen S. Driscoll and her husband Richard of Easton, Michael P. Stapleton and his wife Louise of Canton, Maureen P. Bosteels of Canton, Denise M. Fay and her husband David of Foxboro and Donald M. Stapleton, Jr. and his wife Nancy of Foxboro. Sister of the late John and Robert Dalton. Proud Grammie of Joseph, Elizabeth, Maggie, Colleen, Thomas, Nora, Abigail, Michael, Meghan, Matthew, Robert, Patrick, Aidan, Finn and Grace. Beloved daughter of the late Margaret (Roach) and Dennis Dalton.
Visiting hours at the Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home 455 Washington St. Canton Monday 4-8 pm. Funeral Mass at St. Theresa of Avila Church 2078 Centre St. W. Roxbury Tuesday morning at 10. Burial VA National Cemetery, Bourne Tuesday at 1:30 pm. Margaret’s family would like to thank her caregivers, Janine Berardi, Irene Flaherty, Tracey Malone, Lucy McGrath, Fiona Murphy, Tracey Murray, and Helen O’Leary, whose kindness, devotion, and beautiful care was greatly appreciated. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy or 800-714-5437 or to Dana Farber Cancer Institute 450 Brookline Ave Boston, MA 02115.
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Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home
455 Washington St.
Canton, MA USA 02021