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Anna M. (Driscoll) Cronin

Quincy, Anna M. (Driscoll) Cronin, age 87, of Quincy, died peacefully, Thursday, September 14, 2017 at home, surrounded by her loving family.

Anna was born in Ballydehob, County Cork, Ireland to the late Peter and Ellen (Daly) Driscoll. She was raised and educated there and immigrated to the United States at the age of eighteen. She had lived in Quincy for over thirty-five years and previously in Tralee, County Kerry, Ireland.

Anna was a homemaker who was devoted to her family. Her passion was her grandchildren and great granddaughter, actively supporting their many activities and accomplishments.

She was a longtime parishioner of Saint Joseph’s Church in Quincy.

Beloved wife of the late Denis Cronin.

Devoted mother of Michael J. Cronin and his wife Sandra of Quincy, Kevin P. Cronin and his wife Claudia of Larchmont, NY, Ellen T. Cronin and her husband Steven Weinstein of Norwood, Anne Marie Merrigan and her husband Edward of Quincy, and the late Denis P. Cronin.

Loving grandmother of Colleen, Brendan, Garrett, Terence, Christopher, Emily, Jenny, Timothy, Mikaela, Samantha, Edward, Joseph and Rachael. Cherished great grandmother of Madison.

Anna was the last of four siblings and was pre-deceased by Patrick, Peggy and Millie. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews.

Funeral from the Sweeney Brothers Home for Funerals, 1 Independence Avenue, Quincy, Monday, September 18th at 9 a.m. Funeral Mass in Saint Joseph’s Church, 550 Washington Street, Quincy at 10 o’clock. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting Hours at the funeral home Sunday 2 – 5 p.m. Interment Saint Joseph Cemetery, West Roxbury.

For those who wish, donations in Anna’s memory may be made to the Epilepsy Foundation of New England, 357 Middlesex Avenue, Wilmington, MA 01887.

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October 6, 2017
Kevin - my condolences on your loss. I'm very sorry to hear the news.

~ Mikenzie Sari

 

September 18, 2017
To Kevin and family, my deepest condolences for your loss. Your loving memory of her will provide your support thru these hard times.

~ Nathalie Buchanan

 

September 18, 2017
Really sorry to hear about the loss of your mom. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

~ Jamie Conn

 

September 18, 2017
Kevin, I'm very sorry to hear about the passing of your mother. Please accept my sincere condolences.

~ Takeru Kawabata

 

September 18, 2017
Dear Kevin: My deepest sympathies to you and your family on your mother's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

~ Karen Brinkman

 

September 17, 2017
Our deepest sympathy on the passing of a wonderful woman.May she rest in peace.

~ Alice & Gerry Lynch

 

September 17, 2017
Dear Kevin, My deepest sympathies to you and your family on the loss of your wonderful mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. Warmest regards, Wendy Breuder

~ Wendy Breuder

 

September 17, 2017
Dear Kevin and family, we're very sorry to hear about your mom passing away. We hope her long, full and happy life brings you some consolation and peace at this very sad time. You're in our prayers. Warm regards.

~ Terry McKay

 

September 17, 2017
Dear Kevin, I am deeply sorry for your loss. My mother is the same age as your wonderful mother. Please accept my sincere sympathy.

~ Makoto Kobayashi

 

September 16, 2017
Dear Kevin, I'm so sorry to hear about the passing of your mother. Your mother is clearly an amazing lady and leaves a wonderful legacy. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Warmest regards.

~ Michael Thom

 

September 16, 2017
Dear Kevin, Our deepest sympathies to you and your family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

~ Larry & Beth Bressler

 

September 16, 2017
Dear Michael, Kevin, Ellen & Anne Marie, We are so sorry to hear of the passing of your beautiful mother. She was such a beautiful woman and a fantastic friend, we have so many happy memories of her and your dad, both in Tralee and Quincy. Our thoughts & prayers are with each of you and your families at this very sad time. Sorry we can't be with you. Pat & Jacqui Lynch (London)

~ Pat & Jacqui Lynch

 

September 16, 2017
Dear Kevin I am deeply sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. Please accept my sincere condolences.

~ Masashi Onodera

 

September 16, 2017
I extend my deepest sympathy to you for your loss.

~ Takeshi Suzuki

 

September 15, 2017
Kevin, I'm very sorry to hear about the passing of your mother. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Your mother sounds like she was a wonderful person, and I'm happy you were able to enjoy her for so many years.

~ Scott Hagel

 

September 15, 2017
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time.

~ Ric and Spratley

 

September 15, 2017
Please accept my sincere condolences over the passing of your mother.

~ Hiroaki Makino

 

September 15, 2017
My deepest thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. I know the memories of all your wonderful times together will remain near and dear in your hearts. Most sincerely, Susan

~ Susan Swerdloff

 

September 15, 2017
My sincere condolences to you and your family.

~ Lance Markowitz

 

September 15, 2017
Dear Kevin, I am sorry to hear about the passing of your mother. Please accept my sincere condolences.

~ Erich Michel

 

September 15, 2017
Dear Kevin, I am truly sorry for your mother's passing. I would like to express my sincere condolences to you and your family. Sincerely, Kunio Tsukamoto

~ Kunio Tsukamoto

 

September 15, 2017
My thoughts and prayers are with you at this very sad time. My deepest sympathies, Marcie Weiss

~ Marcie Weiss

 

September 15, 2017
Kevin & Claudia So sorry to hear of your loss. Your mum /mother-in-law looks like she was a lovely, lovely person. Great photo. Lucille and I send our best wishes to the entire Cronin family. Mark

~ Mark Marron

 

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