Mary Alice Garafalo

March 26, 1911 - August 10, 2008 

Mary Alice Garafalo

March 26, 1911 - August 10, 2008 

Obituary for Mary Alice Garafalo

A Funeral Service for Mary Alice (Shea) Garafalo, 97, will be held on Thursday, August 14, 2008, at 10 AM in the MacDonald, Rockwell & MacDonald Funeral Home on Main Street, Watertown.Mrs. Garafalo, a daughter of the late Patrick J. and Elizabeth (Halloren) Shea, was born in Peabody. She grew up in Peabody and graduated from St. John Grammar School and Peabody High School. Mrs. Garafalo, a Watertown resident for many years, retired permanently to Onset, Mass., where she has lived for over 30 years. She and her husband were the proprietors of the former Kelcam's Furniture in Watertown. Mrs. Garafalo, a member of Saint Margaret Parish and the AARP, died on Sunday night, August 10, 2008, at the Cape Cod Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Bourne, Mass.She was the beloved wife of the late Dominick F. Garafalo who died in March 1996, and dear sister of the late Elizabeth Westwood, Esther Donlin, Catherine V. Rodgers, Francis E. Shea, John J. Shea, William A. Shea, Louise Shea, Frances Woodbury, Ruth Kulke, and Helen Collins. She is survived by her life time Care-Giver Eileen Mahoney and many nieces and nephews. The Funeral Services will be on Thursday at 10 AM in the MacDonald, Rockwell & MacDonald Funeral Home at 270 Main St., on Rte. 20, Watertown. Interment will follow in St. Patrick Cemetery, Watertown. Relatives and friends kindly invited to attend.In lieu of flowers, please make contributions in loving memory of Mary to the ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals), 424 E. 92nd St., New York, NY 10128. For further information, please refer to www.macdonaldrockwell.com or call 617 924 4700

  • Brought to you by

  • 270 Main St.
    Watertown, MA
    02472
  • (617) 924-4700

Help & Healing Resources

In the event that there is an error in the information presented, please contact the funeral home by clicking here.