April 20, 1926 – June 28, 2018
R. Jean (Foley) Kelly, 92, of Lynn, died peacefully at Putnam Farms Harborcare in Danvers on Thursday, June 28. She will be missed. She was a wonderful Wife and Mother. She spent years at Union Hospital as the receptionist in the Mental Health Dept. and volunteering at her Church and in the Community. She always had a curious mind and was a voracious reader, a talented seamstress, knitter and baker. She impacted all who shared her path with her compassion and wisdom.
Jean was predeceased by her parents and 2 siblings, her husband John J. Kelly and her daughter Nancy Jean Scannell and also leaves her children; Jay and his wife Cindy, daughter Mary Jo and her husband Joe LaPointe and her son, Jamie Kelly. She also leaves her grandchildren, David Kelly, Matt Kelly and his wife Valerie, Conor Kelly and his wife Meaghan, Meghan Kelly, Noelle Kelly and her husband Austin Wine, Hannah Kelly, Joe Kelly, Jeanmarie Lapointe, Amy LaPointe and Heather LaPointe along with 4 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
A Funeral Mass will be held in St. Pius V Church, 215 Maple St. Lynn, on Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at 11am. Burial will follow in Pine Grove Cemetery, Lynn. Visiting Hours will be held in the Cuffe-McGinn Funeral Home, 157 Maple St. Lynn on Monday, July 2nd from 4 to 7pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of your choice.
- Visiting Hours Monday, July 2, 2018
- Funeral Mass Tuesday, July 3, 2018
July 3, 2018
My condolences for your loss. I worked with Jean at Union and Lynn (AlantiCare) hospitals for any years . Jean was always the face of serenity and calmness when all those around here were having difficult times.; She was always gracious and welcoming to others coming in for help. Her presence will be missed.