Annie Josephine “Josie” (Hughes) McDonough

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McDonough, Annie Josephine “Josie” (Hughes) of West Roxbury, formerly of Scardaune West, Claremorris, Co Mayo, Ireland, on August 12, 2021 peacefully at home. Beloved wife of the late Patrick J. McDonough. Devoted mother of Barbara McDonough of West Roxbury, Anthony McDonough of Lebanon ME, Robert McDonough of West Roxbury, and Patricia McDonough of West Roxbury. Cherished Granny of Molly McDonough and Patrick McDonough and mother-in-law of Cindy. Sister of Bridie Maher of Manchester, England and the late John Hughes, Mary Gibbons, Kathleen Hayward, Winifred Collins, Rita O’Sullivan and Michael Hughes. Fondly remembered by cherished friend Mary Madden McCarthy of Brockton, nieces Mary and Sylvia Collins of West Roxbury and admired by many other nieces, nephews, and friends. Josie’s nursing career began in England, and she continued as a private caregiver for many years in the US. This past week was filled with many visits from friends and family that provided care and comfort to Josie and her family, and she was delighted to have these visitors. We would like to thank them for their many kindnesses. Funeral from the William J. Gormley Funeral Home, 2055 Centre St. West Roxbury, August 17 at 9AM followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Theresa Church at 10 o’clock. Visiting hours Monday 4-8 pm. Relatives and friends invited. Interment at St. Joseph Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to the American Stroke Association, For directions and guestbook
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Gormley Funeral Service
2055 Centre Street
West Roxbury, MA 02132