Published in the January 24, 2018 edition

STONEHAM — Cecilia F. (Doucette) Boland, 97, a resident of Stoneham, and formerly of Melrose, passed away peacefully at the Life Care Center of Stoneham on Thursday, January 11, 2018.

Cecilia was born in Stoneham on December 6, 1920, daughter of the late John G. and Cecilia (MacPhee) Doucette.

She was the devoted wife of the late Albert V. Boland. Loving mother of Nancy Gregory and her husband Ron of Palm Bay, Fla., Robert Boland of Wakefield, and Albert V. Boland Jr. and his wife Jeanne of Melrose.

Services are private. Interment in Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne. For online tribute: