Published in the September 29, 2017 edition

STONEHAM — Mary Ann (Passanisi) Doucette, of Stoneham, died peacefully September 25, 2017 surrounded by family.  She was the devoted mother of Linda Rosa and her husband Dan of Lexington, Lorraine Brown and her husband John of Ochelata, Oklahoma, Steven Doucette and his wife Leslie of Melrose, Lisa Doucette Walton and her husband Scott of Methuen, Joe Doucette of Haverhill, and John Doucette and his wife Mary of Melrose. Loving grandmother of Annie and Mike Rosa; Jennifer Brown and Christina Clem; Raquel, Steven, and Nicholas Doucette; Savannah Bynum; Kevin McMillan, Danielle DelGreco & Michelle Doucette; and Nicole, Michael & Courtney Doucette. Cherished great-grandmother to Christopher Ryan & Skylar DelGreco, Ryder Batista, and Hayley, Braden and Colton Clem.

Visiting Hours will be held on Sunday, October 1, from 2 – 6 p.m. at the Gately Funeral Home, 79 W. Foster St., Melrose.  Funeral procession from the Gately Funeral Home on Monday, October 2, at 8:45 a.m. followed by a 10 a.m. Funeral Mass at St. Patrick’s Church, Stoneham.  Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden.  Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. In lieu of flowers, charitable contributions may be made in Mary’s memory to VNA of Middlesex East Hospice, 800 W. Cummings Park, Suite 5000, Woburn, MA 01801. To leave an online message of condolence please visit