Mary Veronica "Ronnie" Kelly

February 4, 1924 ~ January 6, 2011 (age 86) 86 Years Old


Mary Veronica “Ronnie” (Mahoney) Kelly, of Westwood formerly of Needham and Waltham died on Jan 6, 2011 at the Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital in Needham. She was 86.
Mary graduated from St. Charles School in Waltham and had worked as an office manager for Fluid Power Products in Needham for over 20 years. She had lived in Needham for many years and for the past 20 years had lived at Highland Glen in Westwood where she was active and played in the bocce league.
She was the beloved wife of the late Ralph P. Kelly and the loving mother of James M. and his wife Barbara of So. Hampton, MA, Paula J. Macrae and her husband David of Weare, NH, Barbara A. Bye and her husband Jeffrey of New Hartford CT and Robert F. and his wife Natalie of Peterborough NH, grandmother of Sean Kelly and his wife Jennifer, Brian Kelly and his wife Stacey, Jennifer Grant and her husband Brian and Jonathan and James Bye and sister of Paul and Robert Mahoney both of Cape Cod and the late James Mahoney, Margaret Munhall and Helen Hennelly. She is also survived by 5 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tues Jan 11 at 9 AM in St. Charles Borromeo Church, 51 Hall St. Waltham. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Visiting hours are Mon in the Eaton Funeral Home 1351 Highland Ave. (Exit 19 B off Rte 128) NEEDHAM from 3-6 PM. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery Waltham.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Donor Services, PO Box 4072 Pittsfield, MA 01202 or Dana Farber Cancer Institute 44 Binney St. Boston, MA 02215. To share a memory of Mary please visit

  • Visitation

    January 10, 2011
    3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

    Eaton Funeral Home

    1351 Highland Ave
    Needham, MA

  • Funeral Mass

    January 11, 2011
    9:00 AM

    St. Charles Borromeo Church

    51 Hall Street
    Waltham, MA

  • Interment

    January 11, 2011
    10:00 AM

    Calvary Cemetery

    250 High Street
    Waltham, MA
    (888) 919-7926

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