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Mary "Flossy" McNally

April 14, 1924 ~ May 8, 2022 (age 98)


Mary F. “Flossy” McNally, 98, a longtime resident of Framingham died Sunday, May 8, 2022. Born in Framingham, she was the daughter of the late Charles & Agnes (Ducy) Gallivan, and the beloved wife of the late Robert D. McNally.

A graduate of Framingham High School, Mary attended the New England Conservatory of Music, and later earned her bachelor’s degree from Boston University. She taught school for a brief time. Mary married Bob in 1951, and together they raised their family in Framingham. 

Mary loved to sing and had a beautiful voice. She spent almost 40 years as a member of the St. Bridget Church Choir, and was a highly requested soloist for weddings over the years.

She was a beloved wife, a loving mother and a doting grandmother more than anything else, and is survived by her children, Michael of Framingham, and Anne Bouvier & her husband Thomas of Marlborough, her grandchildren, Shannon and Stefanie McNally of Methuen, Erica Thayer of Clinton, and Kelly Martins & her husband Armando of Northboro, and her great grandchildren, James and Mila. Besides her dear husband Robert, Mary was predeceased by her brothers, Jack and Jim Gallivan.

Mary’s family and friends will honor and remember her life with private graveside services.

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made in Mary’s name to: Brookhaven Hospice, 114 Turnpike Road., Suite 206, Westborough, MA 01581.

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