SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

October 24, 2012

Mary R. (McMahon) Bagnall, 95


Beverly — Mary Rose (McMahon) Bagnall, 95, beloved wife of the late John W. Bagnall Sr., passed away Friday, October 19, at Ledgewood Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center in Beverly. Born in Beverly, she is the daughter of the late James E. and Helena V. McMahon.

Mary grew up in Beverly and was a member of the first graduating class of Saint Mary Star of the Sea School.

Mary leaves her loving children, John Bagnall Jr. of Beverly and his late wife Patricia Mullins of Hamilton and Kathleen Howe and her husband Jonathan of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.; four grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Alice Bagnall of Maryland along with many nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her siblings: James, Charles, Helena, Alice and Loretta McMahon; brothers-in-law, James Bagnall and William Cullinane; sisters-in-law, Ann Cullinane and Helen Bagnall.

ARRANGEMENTS: A Funeral will be held from the Campbell-Lee, Moody, Russell Funeral Home at 10 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass at Saint John the Evangelist Church, 111 New Balch Street, Beverly on Saturday at 11 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours will be held at the Campbell-Lee, Moody, Russell Funeral Home, 525 Cabot Street, Beverly (North Beverly Location), on Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. Burial will be in North Beverly Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Mary’s Memory to Hospice of the North Shore, 75 Sylvan St., Suite B102, Danvers, MA 01923 or to the Resident Council of Ledgewood Rehab, 87 Herrick St., Beverly, MA 01915. Information, directions, condolences at www.campbellfuneral.com.