Barbara J. Muller
Barbara J. (Pogue) (Neal) Muller, 60, of Lowell, died Friday, October 11th at Lowell General Hospital.
Born in Glendale, Arizona, March 26, 1953, she was the daughter of the late Roy and the late Pearl (Ellison) Pogue.
Before retiring, she was employed as a school bus driver.
Barbara is survived by a son Michael E. Neal and his fiancée Melissa LeBlanc of Lowell; a grandson Brandon E. Neal of Lowell; two brothers Roy Pogue and his wife Chris of Utah and David Pogue of Arizona; and six nieces and nephews.
There were no calling hours and all Funeral Services were held privately. E-condolences at www.odonnellfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by the O’DONNELL FUNERAL HOME – Lowell, MA (978 or 866) 458-8768.
Denis Mulligan, a resident of Brookline, Massachusetts and Longwood, Enfield, County Meath, Ireland passed away peacefully on the second of September 2013 at Our Lady’s Hospital, Navan in Ireland after a short illness. His funeral Mass was celebrated on September 5th at the Church of the Assumption, Longwood and he was buried in the adjoining cemetery.
He leaves behind his nephews, niece, sister-in-law and many friends in Ireland as well as many friends in the greater Boston area.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated for Denis on Sunday, October
13, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church, 5 Linden Place (corner of Harvard Street) in Brookline Village, Massachusetts.
E-condolences at www.odonnellfuneralhome.com.
Mary Ann Kalogianis
Mary Ann (Goulakos) Kalogianis, 76, of Andover, died Wednesday morning, October 9th at her home surrounded by her loving family following a long and courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.
Born in Lowell, Massachusetts, October 30, 1936, the daughter of the late Thomas and the late Joanna (Behrakis) Goulakos, she attended Lowell schools and was a graduate of Lowell High School in the Class of 1955. Eager to further her education, she also attended the former Lowell State Teacher’s College and Suffolk University.
Before retiring, Mary Ann was employed as a Medical Lab Technician with Lowell General Hospital for many years.
She was a lifelong member of the Hellenic Orthodox Church of the Holy Trinity.
Active with her church, Mary Ann was a member and past president of the Ladies of Sparta Pan Laconian Society of Lowell and the Daughters of Penelope. She was also a member of the Holy Trinity Philoptochos Society, the Hellenic Cultural Society, the Tuesday Group and AARP.
Mary Ann is survived by three daughters Donna Gerace and her husband Brian of Attleboro, MA, Tammy Tasiopoulos and her husband George of Methuen, MA and JoAnn Nikolopoulos of Nahant, MA; and five grandchildren Despina and Marianna Tasiopoulos and Theodore, Anastasia and Konstantinos Nikolopoulos.
She was also sister of the late Christos T. Goulakos and the late Peter T. Goulakos and sister-in-law of the late Ethel (Vlahakis) Goulakos.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend her Funeral Service to be held Friday afternoon at the HELLENIC ORTHODOX CHURCH OF THE HOLY TRINITY at 12:30 o’clock. PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH. Burial will follow at the Westlawn Cemetery in Lowell. E-condolences at www.odonnellfuneralhome.com. Those wishing may make contributions in her memory to the Hellenic Orthodox Church of the Holy Trinity, Lewis St., Lowell, MA 01854 or the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, 1500 Rosecrans Avenue, Suite 200, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266 or www.pancan.org. . Arrangements by the O’DONNELL FUNERAL HOME – LOWELL - (978 or 866) 458-8768.
Thomas J. Paton, Sr.
Retired security officer at LGH for over 30 years;
Thomas J. Paton, Sr., 86, a resident of the Highlands section of the City and a member of a widely known Greater Lowell family, died Friday October 4, 2013 at the Life Care Center of Merrimack Valley in Billerica.
He had recently celebrated his 65th wedding anniversary on June 19, 2013 with his beloved wife, Dorothy T. (Maloney) Paton, who survives him.
Born in Scotland, February 4, 1927, the son of the late Alexander F. and the late Margaret (Abernethy) Paton, he received his education in the Lowell school system.
Tom had to leave school early to help support his family beginning in the mills with the Mohair Plush Company where he worked for many years.
Later, he began a long and proud career with Lowell General Hospital where he worked as a Security Officer for over 30 years. Following his retirement, Tom continued his support of Lowell General as a volunteer for several years.
Tom had many interests in his life. In addition to his volunteering, he was a member of the Lowell General Bowling League and served as a Eucharistic minister.
He enjoyed sports, deep sea fishing, trips to Foxwoods and travelling with his wife and family and in recent years cherished the time he spent with his grandchildren.
Besides his wife, Tom is survived by five sons Thomas J. Paton, Jr. and his wife Linda of Derry, NH, Michael A. Paton and his wife Marjorie of Northfield, MA, Mark C. Paton of Lowell, Kevin S. Paton of North Chelmsford and Neil F. Paton and his wife Rose of Dracut; nine grandsons, three granddaughters; a sister Agnes “Nancy” Melancon of Dunstable and many nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at the O’DONNELL FUNERAL HOME 276 PAWTUCKET ST. at Fletcher from 4 to 8 P.M. Tuesday. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Funeral Mass to be celebrated Wednesday morning at ST. MARGARET CHURCH at 9:30 A.M. Burial in St. Patrick Cemetery. E-condolences/directions at odonnellfuneralhome.com. Those wishing may make contributions in his memory to Lowell General Hospital, c/o Philanthropy Department, 295 Varnum Ave., Lowell, MA 01854 or Life Care Center of Merrimack Valley, 80 Boston Rd., Billerica, MA 01862. Arrangements by Funeral Directors James F. O’Donnell, Jr. and John W. Crane (978 or 866) 458-8768.