Edna (Cassell) Mollins

  • Born: May 31, 1929
  • Died: February 27, 2020
  • Location: Melrose, Massachusetts

Gately Funeral Home

79 West Foster Street
Melrose, MA 02176

Tel. (781) 665-1949

Tribute & Message From The Family


Mrs. Edna (Cassell) Mollins, 90, of Melrose passed away at home on Thursday, February 27, 2020 with her loving family at her side after a lengthy illness. She is the wife of the late Richard T. Mollins.

Edna was born in Malden May 31, 1929, daughter of the late David Cassell and Helen Cassell-Goodman. She was a resident of Melrose for most of her life.

Edna worked for the City of Melrose at Wyoming Cemetery as the Assistant to the Superintendant of the Cemetery. She previously worked in City Hall.

She enjoyed playing Bingo, cards and scratching scratch tickets. She enjoyed spending time with her family and having lunch with her sisters.

Edna is survived by her four children Richard T. Mollins, Jr. and his wife Amy of Freedom, NH, Robert M. Mollins and his wife Theresa of Quincy, David J. "Danny" Mollins of Melrose and Debra A. Campbell of York, ME. Her brother Donald Cassell of FL. She is also survived by her cherished 8 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband and parents, Edna is predeceased by her sisters the last Arlene Arens, Helen "Lun" Walker, Margaret "Peggy" Berube, her grandson Eric Campbell and her son-in-law Robert Campbell.

Graveside Service's will be Monday, March 2, 2020 at 12 PM. In Wyoming Cemetery, Sylvan St. Melrose. Relatives & friends are respectfully invited to attend.