- Deceased's name: Mary D. (Bridge) MacLean
- Age: 83
- Date: July 12, 2012
- Hometown: Woburn
Mary D. (Bridge) MacLean, 83, of Woburn, passed away after a brief illness on Thursday Morning, July 12 at the Kaplan Hospice in Danvers Ma.
Born in Brookline, she was the daughter of the late Donald Bridge, and the late Elsie (Taylor) Bridge. She was the wife of Dick MacLean and they had been married for over 64 years.
Mary and her husband were longtime Woburn residents, and during retirement had split their time between Largo Florida and Prince Edward Island Canada. In 2009 they moved back to Woburn, but continued to summer on their beloved PEI. Mary was a graduate of Somerville High School in 1947. She had worked as an Aide at the former Choate Hospital many years ago. She was also an active member of the North Congregational Church in North Woburn, and was a member of the “Bell Circle”. Mary was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother who loved entertaining family and friends, especially acting as hostess at “her cottage” on her beloved PEI.
In addition to her husband Dick, Mary is survived by one son, Donald G. MacLean and his wife Donna of Paxton; one daughter, Carol A. Welch and her husband Michael of Woburn; and five grandchildren, Richard MacLean and his wife Amy, Lindsey MacLean, Justin Welch, Daniel Welch, and Matthew Welch. She is also survived by two great grandchildren, Shea & Cassidy MacLean; and many nieces & nephews.
A memorial service will be held at the North Congregational Church, 896 Main St., North Woburn on Friday, July 20 at 12:00 Noon. Arrangements by the Graham Funeral Home, Woburn. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the North Congregational Church, 896 Main St., Woburn, MA 01801