OBITUARY

Susan M. (Spear) McDermott

January 20, 1946October 14, 2018

McDERMOTT, Susan M. (Spear) of Norwood, passed away on October 14, 2018.

Susan was an avid runner, competing in the Boston Marathon many times. She retired as a postal worker after many years of service. She is survived by her daughters, Julie A. McDermott of Walpole and Holly Denehy and her husband Daniel of Norwood; grandchildren: Cassidy and James Randall and Timmy, Jason and Colleen Denehy; brother, Gary Spear and his wife Mary Catherine of St. Peters, MO. She is also survived by her former husband, James F. McDermott and many loving nieces and nephews.

A visitation will be held on Thursday, October 18th from 10:00-11:00am, followed by a funeral service at 11:00am at the Gillooly Funeral Home, 126 Walpole Street (Rte. 1A), Norwood. Interment will follow the service in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Roslindale.

Services

  • Visitation Thursday, October 18, 2018
  • Funeral Service Thursday, October 18, 2018
  • Interment Thursday, October 18, 2018
REMEMBERING

Susan M. (Spear) McDermott

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Debra Pentowski

October 16, 2018

Dear Julie, Holly and family, I'm so sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers. May you comfort one another in your wonderful memories of your Mom. God Bless you all.

Biography

McDERMOTT, Susan M. (Spear) of Norwood, passed away on October 14, 2018.

Susan was an avid runner, competing in the Boston Marathon many times. She retired as a postal worker after many years of service. She is survived by her daughters, Julie A. McDermott of Walpole and Holly Denehy and her husband Daniel of Norwood; grandchildren: Cassidy and James Randall and Timmy, Jason and Colleen Denehy; brother, Gary Spear and his wife Mary Catherine of St. Peters, MO. She is also survived by her former husband, James F. McDermott and many loving nieces and nephews.

A visitation will be held on Thursday, October 18th from 10:00-11:00am, followed by a funeral service at 11:00am at the Gillooly Funeral Home, 126 Walpole Street (Rte. 1A), Norwood. Interment will follow the service in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Roslindale.