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Mary Lynn Lawless

May 20, 1954 ~ December 24, 2021 (age 67)


Mary Lynn Lawless, 67, of Rowley, MA, passed away on Friday, December 24, 2021, at home surrounded by her family.

Born in Melrose, MA, she was one of five children from the late Albert E. and Agnes (Mahoney) Meehan. Growing up, Mary Lynn loved skiing and spending time on York Beach. She was a long-time resident of Rowley that loved her home and neighbors.

Mary Lynn worked at the phone company for 30+ years where she formed lifelong friendships and fond memories. She was happiest when out on the boat and spending time with her beloved friends and grandchildren.

Mary Lynn’s kindness, generosity, and ability to talk to anyone will be forever remembered by those who knew her. She leaves behind her fiancé Dave Harrell and his children, her siblings Tom and Lisa Meehan, Robert Meehan, Susanne Meehan, Jennifer and Jack Will along with several nieces and nephews. In addition, she will be sorely missed by her children Courtney Nastari and husband, Tony; Thomas Lawless; Kevin Lawless and Rachel; and Sean Lawless and wife, Caleigh as well as grandchildren Anthony, Stella, Leanna, Vincent, and newest addition Jameson.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Donations may be made to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in memory of Mary Lynn Lawless to support cancer research and patient care at:
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284, or via To light a memorial candle or to leave a message of condolence, please visit Arrangements entrusted to F. S. Roberts & Son Funeral Home of Rowley.


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