Mrs. Mary V. McLeod

October 26, 1920September 24, 2019

Mary V. (Griffin) McLeod, age 98, of Meadowbrook Avenue in Swansea, passed away on Tuesday, September 24, 2019. She was the wife of the late Malcom F. McLeod.

Born in Fall River, she was the daughter of the late James and Mary (Mullaly) Griffin.

Mary was a graduate of Case High School and went on to attend Thibodeaux Business School. She was the owner/operator of McLeod’s Service Station for 50 years before her retirement in 1972. Mary was the oldest living parishioner at St. Dominic’s Church, Swansea.

She is survived by her three children, Francis M. McLeod of Swansea; James McLeod and his wife Pamela of Swansea; and Mary McLeod of St. Johnsbury, VT. One brother, Philip Griffin of Swansea; four granddaughters, Jennifer McLeod, Sheila McLeod, Laura McLeod Questel and Emilie Knisley; four great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Mary was predeceased by her brothers, James, Francis and Bernard Griffin.

Her Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 9:30 AM in St. Dominic’s Church, 1277 G.A.R. Highway, Swansea. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Case High School Scholarship Fund, Treasurer, Case High Scholarship Trust, Inc. P.O. Box 33, Swansea, MA 02777, or a charity of your choice.


  • Case High School Scholarship Fund, Treasurer



  • Funeral Mass Saturday, September 28, 2019


  • Private Burial


Mrs. Mary V. McLeod

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Wendy Pollard

September 28, 2019

I was very found of Mary, I met her when I was 17 and worked for Frank and Jim, she was such a special lady and always good to talk with. She will be missed by many. My condolences to her family.

Terry Pilotte

September 26, 2019

I loved seeing Mary at Clifton and would often have pleasant conversations with her. She will truly be missed by many. My thoughts and prayers are with her family at this very difficult time.