Spending time with family was her true love

Published August 28, 2019

WAKEFIELD — Jennifer Lyn McNall, 50, passed away on August 26, 2019, after a courageous battle with cancer. She was surrounded by her loving family.

Jennifer is a lifelong resident of the town of Wakefield and a graduate from Wakefield High School in 1986. Jennifer was most recently employed at Winchester Hospital in the intensive care unit. Jennifer was the loving wife of Kenneth J. McNall for 23 years; and devoted mother of Sean and Rachel.

Jennifer is survived by her parents Richard and Alice Dumont of Wakefield and her four loving sisters Debbie Ricciardelli and her husband Gene of Lynn; Shelly Cardillo and her husband Dan of Wakefield; Lisa Melanson and her husband Dennis of Wakefield; and Kristine Collins and her husband Matt Collins of Wakefield. She was also the beloved aunt of numerous nieces and nephews.

Jennifer’s true love in life was spending time with her family especially her two children. She devoted her life to make sure her children were always loved and happy. She was a wonderful and loving wife to her husband every day of their marriage.

She also loved every moment she spent with her four sisters and cherished their weekends away together and holidays. She was blessed growing up with loving parents, sisters and friends. Her parents’ love throughout her life is what made her such a warm and compassionate person. She lived her entire life with a smile on her face and was kind and loving to everyone she met.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Florence Church, 47 Butler Ave., Wakefield on Thursday, August 29, at 11:30 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. There are no calling hours. Arrangements in the care of the McDonald Funeral Home, Wakefield.