Obituaries 03-29-2012

March 30, 2012
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Michael ‘Bolo’ Donahue

Charlestown resident

Michael P. “Bolo” Donahue of Charlestown died on March 19. He was 63 years old.

He was the beloved husband of 31 years to Shauna R. (Toomey) Donahue; devoted father of Kerrin, Courtney and Michael P. Donahue, all of Charlestown and Timothy Donahue and his wife, Shauna of Derry, N.H.; loving Grandpa to Molleigh and Taelyn; beloved son of the late Edward L. and Elizabeth V. (Mahoney) Donahue and beloved brother of Mary Costa and her late husband, Jay of Georgetown, Katie Horgan and her husband, Kevin of Haverhill and Edward Donahue and his wife, Janet of Charlestown.

Funeral arrangements were by the Frank H. Carr Funeral Home, Charlestown.  In lieu of flowers, kindly make a memorial donation in Mike’s name to The Charlestown Boys and Girls Club, 15 Green St. Charlestown, MA. 02129. For obituary and online condolences, please visit www.carrfuneral.com.


Kathleen ‘Kathy’ Sullivan

Charlestown Resident

Kathleen L. “Kathy” Sullivan of Charlestown died on March 22. She was 55 years old.

She was the devoted and loving mother to Harold P. Sullivan of Charlestown; beloved daughter of the late Quinlan J. and Louise J. (Kinsley) Sullivan; beloved sister of Patrick Sullivan and his wife Janet, “Twinkle” Quinlan Sullivan and Sean Sullivan and his wife, Carolanne Owens, all of Charlestown; loving cousin of Karen and Joe DeRosa of Charlestown and is also survived by many other cousins, several nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.

Funeral arrangements were by the Frank H. Carr Funeral Home, Charlestown. Burial was at Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. In lieu of flowers, kindly make a memorial donation in her name to Anthony’s Dream, “McGoff Family”, P.O. Box 290814, Charlestown, MA. 02129. For obituary and online condolences, please visit www.carrfuneral.com

Virginia Kinsley

Of Somerville, formerly of Charlestown

Virginia M. (Markell) Kinsley of Somerville, formerly of Charlestown, died on March 24. She was 85 years old.

She was the beloved wife of 65 years to John R. Kinsley; devoted mother of Jon R. Kinsley and his wife, Ellen of Quincy, Michael J. Kinsley and his wife, Linda of Marlboro, CT, Stephen P. Kinsley of Boston and Brian T. Kinsley and his wife, Jacqueline of Billerica; loving Nana of eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild and the beloved sister of Ellen Burns of Charlestown.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Saturday, March 31 from 10 to 11 a.m, followed by her Funeral Service at 11 a.m. in the Frank H. Carr Funeral Home, 220 Bunker Hill St., Charlestown. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, kindly make a memorial donation to Hospice of the North Shore & Greater Boston, 75 Sylvan St., Suite B-102, Danvers, MA 01923. For obituary, directions, and online condolences, please visit: www.carrfuneral.com

Anna Shea

Charlestown Resident

Anna C. (Budreau) Shea of Charlestown died on March 18. She was 91 years old.

She was the beloved wife of the late Albert P. Shea; devoted mother of Ann Griffin and her husband, William, Albert Shea and Carole Coleman and her husband, John, all of Charlestown; loving grandmother of seven; great grandmother of 14 and is  also survived by three loving nieces.

Funeral arrangements were by the Frank H. Carr Funeral Home, Charlestown. Burial was at Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. In lieu of flowers, kindly make a memorial donation in her name to The Charlestown Boys & Girls Club, 15 Green St. Charlestown, MA. 02129. For obituary and online condolences, please visit www.carrfuneral.com.