Mary T. (Sullivan) Ledoux

  • Born: July 3, 1928
  • Died: March 11, 2020
  • Location: Melrose, Massachusetts

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Melrose, MA 02176

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Tribute & Message From The Family

Message From The Family

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Mary T. (Sullivan) Ledoux of Melrose, died at Glenridge Nursing Home on March 11, 2020. She was 91 years of age. Mary was born and raised in Melrose, graduated from St. Mary's Grammar School and St. Mary's High School. She was a lifelong resident of Melrose and a lifelong parishioner at St. Mary's Church as well as a member of the St. Mary's Ladies Sodality.

Mary worked for MA Bell Telephone Company right out of high school, and then she married and raised her six children. She and her husband Raymond traveled the world while he was in the military and then settled back down in Melrose for the remainder of the lives. After raising her family Mary went back to work and was longtime teller at Middlesex Baybank in Melrose for many years. Above all Mary was devoted to her children and grandchildren and cherished all the times spent with her family.

Mary was the beloved wife of the late Raymond G. Ledoux. Loving mother of Mark R. Ledoux & his wife Dorothy of Utah, Julie M. O'Hara & her husband James of Pembroke, Catherine M. McCarthy of Melrose, Maura K. Goodhue & her husband Frank of Windham, NH and the late Susan M. Ledoux and the late Daniel J. Ledoux. Cherished sister of the late Thomas Sullivan, John Sullivan & Katie Christopher. Also survived by 9 grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren, many nieces, nephews, relatives & friends.

Due to the recent health concerns and the directive from the Arch Diocese of Boston regarding funeral masses, visitation and the Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary's Church as well as the interment in Wyoming Cemetery, Melrose will be private. Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer's Association, 309 Waverly Oaks Rd., Waltham, MA 02452. Please feel free to send a card to family members, drop a card at the funeral home for the family or send a message of online condolence.

Condolence & Memory Journal

To the Ledoux Family,

I am very sorry for the loss of your mother. I will keep you all in my prayers.

Cindy Beckford

Posted by Cindy Beckford - Danvers, MA - Friend   March 30, 2020

Catherine,Maura & family, so sorry for the loss of your mom. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Posted by Judie Fairneny - Melrose, MA - Friend   March 24, 2020

Sorry for your loss.I considered Mary's whole family as friends.....

Posted by Jack Rahilly - North Conway, NH - Family Friend   March 20, 2020

Thinking of you all at this difficult time and sending my love and deepest sympathy

Posted by Judy Campatelli - Stoneham, MA - Friend   March 19, 2020

I am so sorry to hear about the passing of Mrs. Ledoux. I will always remember how sweet Mrs. Ledoux was. I had her for CCD when I was in Elementary School and remember seeing her and her sister every week at the 7:30 mass at Saint Mary's.

Posted by Kaitlyn Burke    March 18, 2020

Dear Maura and Family, all my sympathy and condolences to you on the loss of your Mom. She was a great Mom, and grandmom, and great-grandmom, and such a nice lady. I always loved seeing her bright smile at get-togethers. She'll be missed, but not forgotten... love, Colleen.

Posted by Colleen McCaleb - Melrose, MA - Family Friend   March 17, 2020

So sorry to hear of Mary's passing. It was always great to run into Mary around town. She would share a story of growing up in Cork city. They were always a treasure.I will miss seeing her smiling face.
I hope your memories give you comfort during this difficult time.

Posted by Pat O'leary Thorpe - Melrose, MA - Friend   March 17, 2020

Maura, I was sorry to hear of your mother's passing. You are all in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

Posted by Nancy Flanagan - Andover, MA   March 17, 2020

Maura I am so sorry to hear of your mother's passing. I am thinking of you, Frank, Dan, John and your entire family.

Posted by Karen Flanagan Kempker - Elmhurst, IL   March 16, 2020

Skip and I are sorry to hear of your mothers passing, Our thoughts go out to you and your family.
Skip and Kathy Crowley

Posted by Kathryn Crowley - Saugus, MA - Friend   March 16, 2020

Maura and family, so sorry for the loss of your mom.

Posted by Lynnette Vonkriegenbergh - Melrose, MA - Friend   March 15, 2020

My condolences to all of Mary's family. I worked with Mary years ago at Bay Bank in Medford. She was a pleasure to be with. A lovely woman with a great sense of humor.I've thought of her many times over the years.She was very proud of her family. May God be good to her!

Posted by Mary Boyle - Medford, MA   March 15, 2020

My heart is sadden but I hope you all take comfort in knowing your mother, nana, greatgrandmother is at peace. She was a wonderful kind loving person with unwavering faith. The lord has taken her home. Rest In Peacets Ledoux. My love and prayers are with all of you.

Posted by Donna Kelliher - Dracut, MA - Family Friend   March 15, 2020

Mary was a beautiful lovely lady we often talked about lifting the rug at her family home in Melrose for a great Saturday night celi God bless her she is in Gods hands now may she rest in peace .Mike Taggart Fuller House

Posted by Michael Taggart - Melrose, MA - friend   March 15, 2020


I am so sorry about your mother's passing. My thoughts are with you, Frank and your entire family. I wish circumstances were different so we could be there to support you.


Posted by Amy Flanagan    March 14, 2020

I am very sorry to learn of Mary's passing. She was a lovely lady who always had a smile and kind word for everyone.

Posted by John McNamara - Gowran Co. Kilkenny, Ireland - Family Friend   March 14, 2020

Sorry for your loss Maura Julie Cathrine mark god bless she is at peace

Posted by Stephen Vaughan - Melrose, MA - Family Friend   March 13, 2020

The Gately Family and Staff wish to express our sincere sympathy to you. It is our hope that we may be able to make a difficult time more bearable. Please feel free to call on us at anytime as we are always available to you.

Posted by John W Gately, John H. Gately & Fred Sprague - Melrose, MA   March 12, 2020

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