Mary E. Lewis, Accomplished Dancer

FRAMINGHAM, Mary E. Lewis passed away on October 9, 2019. She was predeceased by her beloved husband, John J Lewis.

Mary is survived by her two sons John Lewis and Mark Lewis (Ann), five daughters: Beth Mulligan (John), Pamela Handman (Arthur), Barbara Kellett, Paula Trabucco (Marc), Eileen Marcus (Eric) and eleven grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.

Mary was born in Boston to Michael and Anna Farrell on August 6, 1924 and graduated from Mission High School in Boston.

  She attended Leland Powers School of the Performing Arts.  Trained in Irish step dance and tap dance, she danced well into her seventies and volunteered her services to shepherding little dancers. 

In addition, she performed in various venues including many USO performances, Brandi Rae School of Dance and several Saint Bridget’s variety shows.

She was very active in community affairs and a parishioner and member of the choir at Saint Bridget’s Church for sixty years.

A valued employee of the former Data General Corp of Westboro.

Mary served as administrative assistant to three consecutive vice presidents until her retirement.

Mary’s greatest joy was to be among her children and grandchildren.  She traveled the country to ensure that she did not miss any important events in their lives.

Mary’s life will be celebrated with a Mass of the Resurrection at Saint Bridget’s Church, Worcester Rd in Framingham at 9 a.m. on Tuesday October 15, followed by interment at Edgell Grove Cemetery.

Framingham Source Editor Susan Petroni

Susan Petroni Framingham Source Editor Email: Phone: 508-315-7176

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