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Mary E. (Sheehan) Deibel

Mary E. (Sheehan) Deibel
  • September 11, 1929 - January 7, 2016
  • Marlborough, Massachusetts
  • St. Matthias Parish
    409 Hemenway St.
    Marlborough, MA 01752
  • EWTN
    Box 9196
    Watertown, MA 02471
  • Society of St. James
    24 Clark St.
    Boston, MA 02109

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“Dear Ann and Family, I am so sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. She was a beautiful person. She always was concerned with my family and she...Read More »
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2 of 8 | Posted by: Millie & Ron DeMarco - Marlboro, MA

“Dear Ann and family,My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of loss.May God bless and protect her forever more. ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: Ray Lambert - Charlotte, NC

“Dear Mary and Family, I'm very sorry to hear of your mother's death. You can now take comfort in the many memories of the times you shared with her...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Barbara Lamacchia - Holden, MA

“To Mary, Abby, Ali, and all in the Deibel family, We were so sorry to hear of Mary's passing. She was a such a lovely lady and we always so enjoyed...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Keith and Laura York - WI

“Mar, Betty, and Ann: There are so many fond memories, beginning with our families living across the street from each other in Jamaica Plain. For...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Judy McDonald - Marlborough, MA

“Our Deepest Sympathy to all of you on Mary's passing. She was one Special lady!!! Always remembering everyones birthday with a card. she will be...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Kathleen Rembetsy - leominster,, MA

“So sorry to hear about Mary. What a good long life she enjoyed. Many cannot say the same. She was one of those especially strong. Ps. 90:10 ”
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Mary E. (Sheehan) Deibel, 86, of Marlborough, MA, died Thursday, January 7, 2016.
Born in Boston, MA, she was the daughter of the late Timothy and Elizabeth (O'Shea) Sheehan and the wife of the late George H. Deibel, who died in 1997.
A graduate of Mt. St. Joseph Academy, Brighton, Mary enjoyed being an active member of the Marlborough community to which she moved in 1959. She shared her time and talents with the local parishes, especially St. Matthias Parish, of which she was a founding member. Regardless of where family gatherings took place, Mary, with camera in tow, was there to capture treasured memories.
She is survived by her daughters, Mary Elizabeth York of Marlborough, Elizabeth Carima and her husband Victor of Mont Vernon, NH and Ann Nelson and her husband Mark of Waxhaw, NC, her brothers, John Sheehan and his wife Maureen of Southampton, MA and Gerard Sheehan of Scituate, MA, her sisters, Margaret Cronin of Stoughton, MA and Ann Canavan and her husband Konrad Benz of Burlington, MA, her grandchildren, Abigail York, Alison Long, Jennifer Finnigan, Jason Carima, Lisa Gilson, and Thomas, David and Robert Nelson and her great grandchildren, Olivia and Alexis Carima, Zephyr and Juniper Narus and Bennett and Simon Finnigan, many, many nieces and nephews and a large extended family where she was affectionately known as "Grandma Mary". She was also the sister of the late T. Joseph Sheehan and Elizabeth Bell.
Visiting hours will be held on Sunday, January 10, from 2-5 pm at St. Matthias Church, 409 Hemenway St., Marlborough, MA.
A funeral mass will be celebrated on Monday, January 11 at 11:00am at St. Matthias.
Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery, Wilson St., Marlborough. At Mary's request donations, in lieu of flowers may be made to;
St. Matthias Parish,409 Hemenway St., Marlborough, MA, 01752, EWTN, Box 9196, 34 Chestnut St., Watertown, MA 02471-9196 or the Society of St. James, 24 Clark St., Boston, MA 02109.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Slattery Funeral Home, Inc., 40 Pleasant St., Marlborough, MA.