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OBITUARY: Patricia Louise (Feeney) Gallagher

Patricia Louise (Feeney) Gallagher, longtime resident of Pepperell, passed away on April 14, 2018 at the age of 87. Patricia was born on October 12, 1930 in Boston, the daughter of the late Harold Feeney and Catherine (Sullivan) Feeney. 

Patricia spent her early life in Boston and attended the local schools. She later relocated to Pepperell with her late husband James Gallagher, where she became embedded in community affairs and was a well-respected member of the town. Patricia was an original Founder of the Pepperell Senior Center, an organization dedicated to providing programs and services to the senior citizens of Pepperell. She took great pride in the opportunity to facilitate social, recreational, health, and educational activities for aging members of the community. In addition, Patricia worked as a Chef at the Groton School for over 22 years, and was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Pepperell. 

Patricia is predeceased by her husband, James Gallagher, and her son, James Gallagher Jr. 

A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, April 26, 10:30 AM at Our Lady of Grace Parish, Worshipping at St. Joseph’s Church, 28 Tarbell St, Pepperell. Burial will follow at St. Joseph’s Cemetery. Family and friends are respectfully invited. For those who wish, contributions in Patricia’s name may be made to the Pepperell Senior Center Gift Account, 37 Nashua Rd. Pepperell, MA 01463. Arrangements by McGaffigan Family Funeral Home. Please see

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