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“Offering our sincere condolences. May the God of love comfort your heart and make you firm in your time of grief. 2 Thessalonians 2:16,17. ”
1 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“My sympathy for the lost of your dear loved one Arthur. May those memories of him, many as they are, in your minds and hearts help all of you cope...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Hazel Banks - Columbia, SC

“Dear Lauren, Sylvia, Doug, and Artie,I am so so sorry for your loss. My family and I love your family and your Dad very much. Mr. Nally and Daddy...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Jacqui McKenna - Concord, MA

“Dear Sylvia and family,We are so sorry to hear of Arthur's passing. Our deepest sympathy to you all.Fond memories of "Cousin Mitzie" and his...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Ray & Gail barry - whitman, MA

“Met Mr. Nally while walking my dog on Saturday mornings. He talked about his lovely wife and family and how he loved his yard. Truly a very nice...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Judy Wetherbee - Waltha, MA

“Dear Nally Family;We are so sorry for your loss. Our family sends you our loving thoughts and prayers as you grieve. ”
6 of 10 | Posted by: Joanne and Doug Pettengill - MA

“Arthur Nally was a wonderful neighbor to my family, fixing our stone wall and being there when my elderly parents needed him. I'll always remember...Read More »
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8 of 10 | Posted by: Janet Spurr - Marblehead, MA

“Always remember Arthur's great wall. ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Jim O'Mara - Onset, MA - Neighbor

Kenneth F Nally Sr. - Arthurs brother. “R.I.P. although we didn't spend much time as a whole family the memories I have are wonderful.Thinking of all of you at this time, Love Ken Jr. ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Kenneth Nally - North Attleboro, MA


Waltham - Mr. Arthur J. Nally Sr. died Monday, November 26, 2018 in Watertown Health Center. He was 87.

Born on November 18, 1931 in Newton he was a son of the late Edward and Catherine (Burenheide) Nally. He graduated from the former Our Lady's High School in Newton and on September 10, 1955 he married Waltham native Sylvia M. Littlefield in her parish Church of Saint Mary and they remained Waltham residents since.

Arthur owned and operated Waverly Oaks Construction Company since 1981. He was also a member of the Local 151 Construction Workers Union.

Arthur enjoyed anything that took him outdoors. He loved working around his house, building the large stone wall around its property, working in his gardens and watching the many birds that frequented his yard. He also loved clamming on Cape Cod as well as fishing.

In addition to his wife of 63 years, Sylvia he leaves their children, Arthur J. Nally Jr. (Maureen) of Franklin, Douglas W. Nally of Lunenburg, Melinda M. Nally of Waltham, Lauren P. Carlson (Roy) of Marlborough and Steven P. Nally of Medway; grandfather of Michelle Sullivan (James), Danielle Carlson, Christopher Nally and Melissa Harrigan (Christopher); brother of the late Edward J., Kenneth F. and William L. Nally; also survived by nieces & nephews;

Family and friends will honor and remember Arthur's life by gathering for calling hours in The Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main Street (Rte. 20), Waltham on Sunday, December 2nd from 2 to 5 p.m. and again at 9 a.m. on Monday morning before leaving in procession to Saint Mary's Church, 133 School Street, Waltham where his Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in Mount Feake Cemetery, Waltham.

Memorial donations may be made to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, 450 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02115.

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