Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home, Canton, MA 02021
Mary C. Whelan

Mary C. Whelan (Ford), age 95, of Canton and W. Dennis, passed away March 21st at the Norwood Hospital. Born and raised in S. Boston, she graduated from S. Boston High School. She lived in Canton for over 60 years, where she was a member of the Canton Catholic Women’s Club and enjoyed playing Bridge at the Canton Senior Center. She worked as a member of the Cafeteria staff at the Hanson School in Canton for many years before retiring. She was a devout parishioner of St. John the Evangelist Church in Canton for many years and enjoyed spending her summers at the beach and family cottage in W. Dennis.
Beloved wife of the late James P. Whelan. Mother of James P. Whelan, Jr. and his wife Holly of North Marshfield and Brian J. Whelan and his wife Mary Kay of Canton. Grandmother to Benjamin, Tyler, Brianna & Michelle. She was predeceased by 3 brothers and 1 sister. Visiting hours at the Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home 455 Washington St. Canton Tuesday 4-7 pm. Funeral Mass at St. John the Evangelist Church Canton Wednesday morning at 10. Burial at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Canton. Donations may be made in her memory to the Canton Veteran’s Service Dept. 801 Washington St. Canton, MA 02021.
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Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home
455 Washington St.
Canton, MA USA 02021