Mary A. (Riley)'s Story
Mary A. (Riley) Lecraw, age 80, died Saturday October 14, 2017 at Anna Jacques Hospital in Newburyport after a long illness.
Born and raised in Peabody. She was the daughter of the late Henry P. and Agnes P. (Maney) Riley Sr.
Mary worked for the New England Telephone Company for over 40 years. She enjoyed sewing, baking, gardening, and church. She cherished most her time with her family, especially her trips throughout New England, visits to California and Disney vacations.
Surviving her are two sons, David and his wife, Dany Lecraw of N.H., Bradley Lecraw of California; a daughter, Christine Lecraw of N.H.; a brother John Riley of Peabody; three sisters, Bertha Ouellett of AK, Dorothy Cassidy of Peabody, Martha Smith of Saugus; two grandchildren Nicole, Lauren and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. She was predeceased by two brothers, Richard Riley and Henry Riley Sr.; two sisters, Helen McEwen and Patricia Brown.
Her funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary Star of the sea, Beverly, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours will be held in the Campbell Funeral Home, 525 Cabot St, Beverly, MA 01915 on Thursday Oct. 19, 2017 from 5 to 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to the American Parkinson Disease Association Massachusetts Chapter. Information, directions, condolences at www.campbellfuneral.com.
Published on  October 18, 2017