Share, email, print, bookmark SOURCE reports.

[broadstreet zone=”63788″]

[broadstreet zone=”66384″]

FRAMINGHAM – Jo-Ann Lee (Rolls) Quirk, 71, of Framingham passed away on Tuesday March 23, 2021 after battling a long illness.

Born in Framingham, she was the devoted wife of the late Christopher J. Quirk for 42 years, and was the daughter of the late Julius and Irene Rolls.  

Jo-Ann was a graduate of Framingham South High School and was employed for many years as a field administrative assistant.  

Her true calling was known to all as an extraordinary wife, mom, grandmother, and a best friend to all she came close to.  She is deeply loved and will be forever missed.

 Jo-Ann is survived by two sons, Sean M. Quirk and his wife Jessica of South Boston, Christopher P. Quirk, and his partner Jessica MacDonald of Southborough; two stepdaughters, Lisa Mehrmann and her husband Charlie of Woodinville, WA, Heidi Morelli and her husband Stephen of Hopedale; three sisters, Leona Carbonaro of Leesburg, Fl, Elizabeth Bellantuoni of Ashland, and Barbara Tekut of Northbridge; her brother Julius “Lee” Rolls and his wife Lisa of Blackstone; her pride and joy grandchildren Chris, Hannah, Ryan, Madeline, and Owen; as well as many nieces, nephews, and great friends.  

Considering the current health restrictions, Jo-Ann’s family will celebrate her graveside services privately.

Donations in Jo-Ann’s memory may be made to Autism Speaks, 85 Devonshire St., 9th floor, Boston, MA 02109,

Arrangements by the McCarthy, McKinney & Lawler Funeral Home of Framingham.

For online tributes or to share a memory with Jo-Ann’s family, kindly visit

By editor

Susan Petroni is the former editor for SOURCE. She is the founder of the former news site, which as of May 1, 2023, is now a self-publishing community bulletin board. The website no longer has a journalist but a webmaster.