Obituaries 01-20-2011

Anne ’Cookie’ Farrell

Charlestown resident

Anne M. “Cookie” Farrell of Charlestown, formerly of Revere and Winthrop, died unexpectedly. She was 60 years old.

She was the beloved daughter of the late Bernard J. and Anna M. (Kenny) Farrell; cherished sister of Linda M. Scannelli and her husband, Joseph R., of Revere, Bernard W. Farrell and his wife, Joanne, of Millis, Matthew E. Farrell and his wife, Kathleen, of Middleton; dear aunt of Marc, Shawn, Brendon, Craig, Bridgett and Lauren.

Funeral arrangements were by the Vertuccio & Smith Home for Funerals, Revere. Burial was in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, West Roxbury. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to Make-A-Wish Foundation, 1 Bulfinch Pl., Boston, MA 02114-2931.

Ruth Lane

Of Stoneham, formerly of Charlestown

Ruth A. (Nolan) Lane of Stoneham, formerly of Charlestown, died on Jan.  10. She was 80 years old.

She was the beloved wife of the late James E. Lane; devoted mother of Donna Lane of Melrose, James Lane Jr. of Charlestown, John Lane and his wife, Martha, of California, Ann Marie Chavis of Revere, Paul J. Lane and his wife, Christine, of Charlestown; cherished grandmother of Karen Ferreira and her husband, John, of Melrose, James Stavropolous of California, David Lane of North Carolina, Benjamin Lane of California, Alexandra Lane of Charlestown, Emily Lane of California, MacKenzie Lane of Charlestown and loving great grandmother of John and the late Katlyn. She was the dear sister of Stephen Nolan of Avon, Gerald Nolan of Holbrook and the late Mary Harris, Richard Nolan, June Forziati, David Nolan, Dorothy Nelson and Donna Barry and the daughter of the late Richard D. Nolan and Helen (Briggs) Nolan. She is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

A Funeral Service celebrating her life was held in the Chapel of the Barile Family Funeral Home, Stoneham. Burial was in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. To send a memorial condolence

Maureen D’Amico

Mass. Dept. of Revenue retiree

Maureen (Slater-McGah) D’Amico of Charlestown died on Jan. 7.

She was a graduate of Boston Girls Latin School, Holyoke Community College and Westfield State College and a retired employee of the Commonwealth of Mass. Dept. of Revenue.

She was the beloved mother of Damon D’Amico and his wife, Maria, of East Longmeadow, David D’Amico of Miami, Florida and Denise Ouellette of Westfield; loving grandmother of Meaghan, Joseph and Damon D’Amico, Siobhan Hedba, Caitlin Hedba Williams, Jonathan and Joshua Ouellette; great-grandmother of Andrew Williams and devoted sister of the late Margaret Rooney.

Funeral arrangements were by the Frank H. Carr Funeral Home, Charlestown. For guest book and obituary, visit

Katherine ‘Kay’ Fitzpatrick

Woburn resident

Katherine A. “Kay” (Kenney) Fitzpatrick of Woburn, formerly of Charlestown, died on Jan. 8.

Born and raised in Charlestown, she was a graduate of Charlestown High School.

She was the beloved wife of the late James M. “Jimmy” Fitzpatrick, the devoted mother of Katherine Anne Buchanan and her husband, Wilson F. “Ric”, of Chicago, James V. Fitzpatrick and his wife, Sharon L., of Woburn, Robert F. Fitzpatrick and his wife, Patricia J., of Andover, Jeanne M. Fitzpatrick of Wakefield, Mary Beth Catania and her husband, Russell, of Billerica and the late Paul K. Fitzpatrick and his wife, Jeannie, of Woburn; dear sister of William Kenney and his wife Annelore of Woburn; cherished grandmother of Christopher J., David P., Michael G., Tyler F., Erin Fitzpatrick Mackey, Kyley J., and Sean P. Fitzpatrick, Ryan, Cassie, Meghan, Caitlin Catania and great grandson Colin Fitzpatrick Mackey.

Funeral arrangements were by the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, Woburn. Burial was in Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn.  Memorial donations may be made to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure , Attn: Donor Services, PO Box 650309, Dallas, TX 75265. (Obituary and guestbook

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