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Mary Jean "Jeanne" Furey

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“Judy, Larry, Michael, So glad all the pain and suffering is over and she is with the love of her life. Mom and Dad were also the best of our friends...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Ann Furey - Hamilton, MA - Family

“I have many sweet -- and many funny -- memories of the stories Judy would tell me about her Mom. I know how much she will be missed by everyone and...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Robin Schell - Amesbury, MA

“Mike, Judy and Larry I'm so sorry to hear the news about Auntie Jean. I always remember dad bringing us to Fairmount ave. to check in with Uncle...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: joe furey - MARBLEHEAD, MA

“Deepest condolences to all the family and friends Jeanne touched. Death brings much sadness and reason to grieve. Life moves forward for us all. ...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: John Demers - Derry, NH - Friend

“Mike, Judy, and Larry... was so sad to hear about your Mom. She was such a sweet person. Every time I saw her she always had something nice and...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Mary-Ellen Chaves - Kingston, MA

“Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family EmCLove, your UNE swim family ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: UNE Swimming - Biddeford, ME

“So sorry for your loss for Mother's hold a special place for us .In God's hands she will be ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: THOMAS MORIATY - 31 kent st., MA

“We all are greatly saddened, Ma is in heaven , we all have a new angel.She was and will always will be the most loving kind person that I have ever...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Mike Furey - Atkinson, NH - Son

“Your family will be in our prayers. May your mom Rest In Peace. ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: Annette Linfante - Aberdeen, NJ

“You are in our thoughts and prayers. We are so very sorry and know the pain. Please know she is in heaven now and looking down and smiling and her...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Julie Burd - Epping, NH

“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....Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: John W. Gately, John H. Gately & Fred Sprague


Mary Jean "Jeanne" Marchand Furey, 79 of Melrose, died January 8, 2017 surrounded by loved ones at Penacook Nursing Home in Haverhill, MA. Mary was born in Nova Scotia, Canada and graduated from Everett High School. She was the daughter of the late Eugene and Margaret Marchand of Melrose. Mary was married for 32 years to the late Lawrence Kenneth Furey. Mary was a devoted mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. Her main goal in life was to see her family happy. Family members include son Michael Furey and daughter in law Joni of Atkinson, NH, daughter Judy Chamberlain and son in law John of Amesbury, MA, son Larry Furey and daughter in law Jodi of Epping, NH, sister Dolores Doherty of Melrose MA. Seven loved grandchildren, several nieces and nephews, sister in laws and brother in laws.

In lieu of flowers, a donation can be made in Mary's name to Saint Jude's Children's Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Pl., Memphis, TN 38105, which Mary was a devoted supporter of. Visiting hours will be held at the Gately Funeral Home, 79 West Foster St, Melrose MA on Friday January 13th from 4-8pm with a Celebration of Life at 7pm. A private burial service will be held at a later date. Relatives & friends respectfully invited to attend.