WESTON — Jane M. (Maher) Shores of Weston, formerly of Wakefield, passed away on June 2, 2015.
While raising a family of five, Jane went on to attain an associate’s degree in liberal arts with high honors from Mass. Bay Community College and a bachelor of arts summa cum laude from Framingham State College. She was employed in international sales in DC Heath and Houghton Mifflin Publishing companies. National and international travel for pleasure was a passion of Jane’s. She also loved to spend family time hiking, boating and gardening at her New Hampshire home overlooking Squam Lake.
She was the beloved wife of Arthur W. Shores. Devoted mother of Michael Shores and wife Angela, Andrew Shores, Thomas Shores and his wife Ruth; Arthur W. Shores Jr. and his wife Lori, Rebecca Gordon and her husband Brad. Loving grandmother of Christopher and Daniel Shores, Jack, Samuel and Charlotte Gordon, Joseph and Isabella Shores. Loving sister of Harold J. Maher Jr. and his late wife Rose, the late Robert Maher and his late wife Jean, Caryl Doucette, Judith Bringola and her husband Thomas, Ronald Maher and his wife Brenda. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews and good friends.
Visiting Hours at the George F. Doherty & Sons Funeral Home, 477 Washington St., (Rt.16) Wellesley, on Friday, June 5 from 4 to 8 p.m. Funeral from the funeral home on Saturday, June 6 at 11 a.m. followed by a funeral Mass in St. Julia Church, Weston Center at noon. Relatives and friends kindly invited. Interment Linwood Cemetery, Weston. Online guestbook and directions at gfdoherty.com.