Age 90 of Brighton and Marshfield formerly of Skibbereen, County Cork, Ireland February 4, 2020. Beloved wife of 60 years to Jeremiah Mee. Loving mother of William and Paula Mee of Westwood, Patrick Mee of West Roxbury , Jeremiah and Sonia Mee of West Roxbury, Janet and Greg Flaherty of Arlington, Mary Mee of West Roxbury, Eileen and Kevin McGurn of West Roxbury, Adoring grandmother who was affectionately known as “Peggy” to Tucker, Declan, Jeremiah, Caroline and Thomas Mee, Nicholas and Christopher Flaherty and Matthew, Charlie and Jack McGurn. Also survived by her brother William Geaney and his wife Eileen of Brighton, Joan Byrne and her husband Bill of Tipperary, Ireland and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents and 8 siblings in Ireland.
Before grandchildren, Peggy loved to take the bus “in town” each week to hunt for bargains at Filene’s Basement. She was an avid Red Sox fan and could recite the line-up and player positions even during her final season. Since coming from Ireland over 70 years ago, Peggy was an active parishioner at St. Columbkille Church in Brighton. She was a proud US citizen who loved her country. What Peggy cherished most was spending time with her children and grandchildren at her cottage in Marshfield where she spent countless wonderful summers.
Funeral from the Lehman Reen & McNamara Funeral Home 63 Chestnut Hill Ave. (nr Brighton Courthouse) BRIGHTON on Saturday Feb. 8th at 9:30am. Followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Columbkille Church 321 Market St Brighton at 10:30am. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Visiting Hours Friday Feb. 7th from 3-8pm in the funeral home. Interment St. Joseph Cemetery, West Roxbury.
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