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Helen R. Feeney Obituary


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“Dear Mike: I am so sorry to hear the news of your mother; I felt as though I knew her when you shared stories with me over the years; Please accept...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: John Donnelly - gloucester, MA

“Dear Mike and Pam I was so sad to hear of your Mom. I was unable to attend the wake to share my personal condolenses becuase I was undergoing...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Lee Miller - Framingham, MA

“John and family, Sorry to hear about your mom, she was a great lady. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Take care Brent and Bridget ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: bridget - boston, MA

“Dear Paul, May God bring comfort to you and your family with the loss of your mom. My condolences, Patsy ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Patsy - Melrose, MA

“Mike, Pam, Sarah, and Tom - I am so very sorry to hear of your sudden loss. What a lovely picture of your mom and grandmother. Thank you inviting...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Pennye Williams - Framingham, MA

“Mike, We are so sorry for the sudden loss of your Mom to you and your family. We are sure you will find comfort in a life time of happy memories...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Peter & Susan Duflo - Manchester, CT

“To one of my dearest friends. I have memories of our early morning coffee hour and especially our trip to New York. With love always, Mary ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Mary Camire - Peabody, MA

“I will always remember Mrs. Feeney and her sneakers. ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: John & Elizabeth Moore - MO

“I have wonderful memories growing up next door to Helen and her family. “Mrs. Feen” kept me in chocolate chip cookies and smiles throughout...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Richard W. Kendall - MA


Helen Rose (Brussard) Feeney passed away at Mass. General Hospital on January 20, 2006, she was 78. Helen was born in Somerville, raised in Saugus, graduated from Saugus High School & Burdett Business School in Boston. Helen worked for State Street Bank for a few years, the New England Telephone Company as a engineering clerk for 15 years, part time at Fleet Bank and 8 years in the admitting department at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital. Mrs. Feeney has been a resident of Melrose for the past 55 years, was one of the original parishoners at Incarnation Church, was a volunteer at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital and for the City of Melrose working the polls on election day for over 25 years. Helen loved to travel, dance and was a devoted mother, grandmother & great grandmother. She was the wife of the late Paul E. Feeney. Mother of Catherine A. Feeney of Haverhill, Paul E. Feeney of Melrose, Jane M.Wilson of Denver CO, Michael J. Feeney of Reading, John J. Feeney of Melrose & Edward N. Feeney of Auburn. Also survived by 13 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Funeral from the Gately Funeral Home 79 W. Foster St. Melrose, on Tues. Jan. 24th at 9AM. Funeral Mass in The Church of the Incarnation, 425 Upham St. Melrose, at 10AM. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours Monday 4-8PM. Burial in Wyoming Cemetery in Melrose. Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of your choice.