Ann M. Leger

June 21, 1949January 6, 2019

Ann M. (Burke) Leger, a life-long resident of Lynn, passed away in the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers on Sunday, January 6, 2018 at the age of 69. Born in Lynn on June 21, 1949, she was the daughter of the late John A. and Mary G. (Miller) Burke. Ann was raised and educated in Lynn and was a graduate of Lynn English High School. Ann married Robert Leger in Lynn on August 14, 1971 and the couple settled in Lynn to begin their family. Ann was a dedicated mother and Nursing Assistant. She was a dedicated employee of the Jewish Rehabilitation Center in Swampscott for almost 40 years as well as in high-demand private home care aide providing services to many area families. In her earlier years, Ann enjoyed music and bowling at Lucky Strike. Her childhood years were some of her fondest as she spent time in the grove in Hamilton as well as ice skating on Goldfish Pond.

Ann leaves her husband of 49 years, Robert Leger of Lynn, her daughters; Cara McDonough and her husband, Marty of Lynn, Danielle Cahill and her fiancé, Scott Joseph of Gloucester, and Erin Castro and her husband, Branor of Lynn as well as her grandchildren; Ryan, Tyler, Madison, Andrew, Jason, Brianna, and Lidia. She also leaves her dearest doggy, Snippy.

Visiting Hours will be held in the Cuffe-McGinn Funeral Home, 157 Maple St. Lynn on Saturday, January 12, 2019 from 10 am to 12 Noon followed by a Funeral Service at 12 Noon. Entombment will follow in the Woodlawn Mausoleum, Everett.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Ann's memory may be made to the Northeast Animal Shelter, 347 Highland Ave, Salem, MA 01970


  • Visiting Hours Saturday, January 12, 2019
  • Funeral Service Saturday, January 12, 2019

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Sue Fisher

January 19, 2019

I just came upon this. I am so sad and sorry for your loss. I am grateful to have seen and spoken to you, Ann and your dad such a short time ago...she was a lovely and kind lady.
Sue Fisher

Cindy Meola

January 9, 2019

To Robert and family,
You have our deepest and most sincere condolences on the loss of your dear Wife, Mother and Grandmother. Ann was a very lovely lady, and we enjoyed getting to know her.
Wishing you strength as you get through this difficult time. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Back Bay Allergy and Dr. Martin Ostro