Peabody — Emily C. (Richardson) Doe, 96, passed away on October 17, 2013. Born in Cambridge, Mass., on May 10, 1917, she was the daughter of Malcolm and Mary (McKinney) Richardson and the older sister of the late John L. Richardson. Raised in Watertown, Mass., after high school she attended Fisher Business School in Boston. She did secretarial work until marrying Wilber S. Doe. In the course of his career in the Coast Guard, they moved around the United States every few years, living in nine states while raising their only child, Judy. Retiring in Florida, the pull of the their daughter’s marriage to Randall H. Russell and more importantly the birth of their grandchildren, Mariah and Wil, caused them to relocate to North Reading, Mass.
She was loving wife to the late Wilber S. Doe, loving mother to Judith R. Doe and Randall H. Russell of Lynnfield, and loving grandmother to Mariah D. Russell of Somerville and Wilber H. Russell of Lynnfield.
ARRANGEMENTS: Her Memorial Service will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Saturday, November 2, 2013, in the chapel of Centre Congregational Church, 5 Summer St., Lynnfield. Friends are in invited. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made in Emily’s name to MGH-NICU, Suite 1310, 100 Cambridge St., Boston, MA 02114 or to Friends of Lynnfield Seniors, 245 Salem St., Lynnfield, MA 01940.