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Clare L. (McNeice) McNally

Clare L. (McNeice) McNally
  • March 13, 1944 - December 23, 2019
  • Watertown, Massachusetts

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“Dear Joe, Cheryl, and LynneI first met Clare when she was a student at the Faulkner. I was also a nursing student at another school, working nights...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Carol Filicchia - Watertown, MA

“Joe, Cheryl and Family,I'm so sorry to hear of Clare's passing, she was such a sweet lady, she will be missed by many...God Bless! ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Linda Mott - Quincy, MA

“I worked with Claire at the very beginning when Emerson (called at that time) first opened .She trained six of us to be CNA'S what she taught helped...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: margaret metaxas armstrong - NH

“I had the pleasure of working with Claire. She was a wonderful woman who loved her family . I hope you are comforted by all your wonderful memories...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Donna Heimlich - Hamilton, MA

“Cheryl were so sorry to hear of the loss of your Mom. We're sending our love and prayers to you and your family. ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Peter Ricciardi - Epping, NH

“Cousin Joe and sorry for ypur my thoughts..Penny Martin Green ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Penny Green - Blenheim - Family

“God rest her gentle soul. Joe, Cheryl and Lynne I hope you can find peace in your grief. All our love. Xo ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Tara McNally MacPhee - Rollo Bay

“Sincere condolences on Clare's passing. ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Betty McNally

“I love you Mom. I miss your voice so much. Rest In Peace Momma ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Cheryl Howell - Watertown, MA

Mrs. Clare L. (McNeice) McNally of Watertown, died Monday, December 23, 2019 in Mount Auburn Hospital. She was 75. Mrs. McNally was born in Quincy on March 13, 1944, a daughter of the late John and Gladys (Starette) McNeice.

Clare was a graduate of Quincy High School and Faulker Hospital School of Nursing. For over forty years, she was the Director of Nursing at the Emerson Convalescent Home in Watertown.

Clare is survived by her husband, Joseph J. McNally; her daughters, Cheryl Anne Howell (Daniel) of Watertown and Lynne Marie Clow (Trevor) of P.E.I., Canada; her grandchildren, Julia Lynne Howell, Jack Clow and Henry Clow; her brother, John McNeice of Canton; and many nieces, nephews, and her in-laws, the McNally families in P.E.I., Canada.

She was also the sister of the late Donald McNeice and Joan Church

Family and friends will honor and remember Clare's life by gathering for calling hours on Friday, December 27th, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. in The Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main Street, (Rte. 20), Waltham and again on Saturday at 9 a.m. before leaving in procession to Saint Patrick's Church, 212 Main Street, Watertown where her Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in Ridgelawn Cemetery, Watertown.