Rita (Matthews) Mahoney

  • Born: April 10, 1919
  • Died: March 31, 2017
  • Location: Malden, Massachusetts

Carroll Funeral Home

721 Salem Street
Malden, MA 02148

Tel. (781) 322-6322

Tribute & Message From The Family

MAHONEY, Rita F. (Matthews)- Of Malden, formerly of Chelsea, March 31st. Devoted wife for 67 years to the late Francis X. Mahoney, Sr. Beloved mother of Francis X. Mahoney, Jr. and his wife Jeanne of Springvale, Maine, Thomas J. Mahoney and his wife Patricia of Malden and John L. Mahoney and his wife Karen of Kennesaw, Georgia. Sister of the late Margaret Dillon. Cherished grandmother of Francis X., III, Brendan, Thomas J., Jr., MaryKate, Brian and John L., Jr. Also lovingly survived by her great grandchildren, Rosalin and Callum Mahoney as well as many nieces and nephews. Family and friends are kindly invited to attend a Funeral from the Carroll Funeral Home, 721 Salem Street, (Maplewood Square) MALDEN on Wednesday, April 12th at 9 AM followed by a Funeral Mass celebrated in St. Joseph's Church, 770 Salem St., Malden at 10 o'clock. Visiting Hours in the Carroll Funeral Home on Tuesday from 4-8 PM. Services will conclude with interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions be made to Pope John Fund, 888 Broadway, Everett, MA 02149.


Condolence & Memory Journal

May god's loving kindness comfort you and help you through this sad and difficult time. Psalms 119 : 50,76 EJC. GA.

Posted by A friend   April 11, 2017

Knew Rita and Fran from a few moons ago. We were all part of a group who went dancing every week and could enjoy each others company. Sadly I think there are only two of us left. My sympathy to all of the family. We live with our memories-----

Posted by Mary O'Leary - Medford, MA   April 09, 2017