FRAMINGHAM – Margaret “Peg” Kathleen (Gavin) Reed, a longtime resident of Framingham, former resident of Sanibel Island, FL and York, ME, 102, died peacefully surrounded by her family, Saturday, November 16, 2019 at Bethany Health Care Center.
She was the devoted wife to the late William E. Reed who died in 1998.
Margaret was born in Framingham, beloved daughter of the late William and Mary Gavin.
She was a graduate of Framingham High School, Class of 1935.
Margaret excelled in cooking, gardening, rug braiding and knitting.
Margaret volunteered in many organizations and was a member of the Framingham Catholic Women’s Cub, Communicant of St. Christopher’s Church in York, ME and former parishioner of St Bridget’s Church Framingham.
She was the loving mother to the late Lorraine A. McComiskey and Robert J. Reed.
She is survived by her daughter in law Kate Reed of York, ME. And also survived by her six grandchildren; Carolyn Martone and her husband Andy, Lisa Babineau and her husband Owen, Cheri Reed, Kerry Boyd and her husband Eric, Bobby Reed and his wife Adriane and Kym Wells and her husband Scott; nine great-grandchildren; Paul and Jack Martone, Kara, Owen and Erin Babineau, Max Reed, Alex and Jason Reed and Madison Wells.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a time of visitation on Wednesday, November 20, from 9 – 10 a.m. at the Holy Spirit Chapel, Bethany Healthcare Center, 97 Bethany Rod in Framingham.
Her funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, November 20, at 10:15 a.m. in the Holy Spirit Chapel, Bethany Healthcare Center, 97 Bethany Rd, Framingham.
Burial to follow at First Parish Cemetery, York, Maine.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy in her memory may be made to Bethany Health Care Center, c/o Sister Jacquelyn McCarthy, C.S.J. 97 Bethany Road, Framingham, MA 01702.