Salem, MA — Mary E. (Lendall) O’Leary, 89, of Salem, died Friday May 3, 2013, in the Hunt Nursing Center, Danvers with her family by her side, following a lengthy illness. Mary was the loving wife of the late Donald V. O’Leary with whom she shared 43 years of marriage.
Born in Peabody she was the daughter of the late Henry and Mary (Donovan) Lendall. She was a resident of Salem for most of her life and had been employed by Thermal Circuits as an assembler for many years.
Mary was devoted to her family and community. She loved dancing with her husband Donald and together they belonged to a square dancing group the Riverside Squares of Danvers. Mary was a dedicated Girl Scout troop leader for several years and a long-time Communicant of the Immaculate Conception Church in Salem.
Surviving her is her daughter, Danielle Juralewicz and her husband, Edwin of Danvers, two grandchildren; Lauren Bieke and her husband, Michael of Mansfield, David Juralewicz and his wife Michelle, of Jamaica Plain; a great-grandson, Connor Bieke; a brother-in-law, Francis O’Leary of Whitefield, N.H.; two sisters-in-law, Eleanor Callahan and Patricia Lendall both of Peabody; several nieces and nephews and a very special dear friend, Donna Goggin of Melrose. Mary was mother of the late Patrick O’Leary and Kathleen O’Leary Lindvall and sister of the late Kenneth, Henry, Robert, Elmer, and Warren Lendall. She was also predeceased by two loved sisters-in-law, Patricia Racki and Shirley Lendall.
ARRANGEMENTS: Her funeral will be held from the David H. Gonet Funeral Home, 22 Hawthorne Blvd., Salem on Wednesday at 9 a.m., followed by her funeral Mass in the Immaculate Conception Church, Salem at 10 a.m. Visiting hours will be Tuesday from 4 to 6 p.m. Burial will be at Greenlawn Cemetery, Salem. Relatives and friends respectfully invited. For condolences, please visit the guestbook at www.gonetfuneralhome.com. Memorial donations may be made to the Hospice of the North Shore and Greater Boston, 75 Sylvan St., Danvers, MA, 01923. Parking is available in the church parking lot across the street from the funeral home.