Veola M. “Lola” (Mayo) Randall, age 93

of Quincy

Veola M. “Lola” (Mayo) Randall, age 93

Veola M. “Lola” (Mayo) Randall, age 93, a lifelong Quincy resident, died peacefully, Friday, January 8, 2021, at Seasons Hospice Milton Inpatient Center.

Veola was born in Quincy, to the late Paul and Syria (Nesti) Mayo. She was raised in Quincy and was a graduate of Quincy High School, Class of 1945.

Lola was an active parishioner of Saint John the Baptist Church in Quincy. She served on the parish council, as chairperson of the St. John’s Bazaar and field days, and as a girls’ basketball coach. Lola also volunteered at the St. Anthony’s Festival. She was past president of the Women’s Club.

Lola was also involved in the Girls Scouts at St. John’s, serving as the chairperson of the Quincy Girl Scout Council and a leader of a Girl Scout troop. She was awarded the St. Anne’s medal, the highest national recognition for adults serving Catholic youth through the Girl Scouts.

Family, friends, and the priests of Saint Joseph’s Church will long remember her skills as a phenomenal cook and baker. She also enjoyed embroidery and travelling. Most of all, she was devoted to her family.

Beloved wife of the late Maurice A. Randall.

Devoted mother of Maurice A. Randall II and his wife Kathy of Roslindale, Christina M. Randall of Quincy, Mark B. Randall and his wife Paula of Hanson, Stephen H. Randall and his wife Marybeth of Hanover, and Paula A. L’Heureux and her husband Robert of Weymouth.

Loving grandmother of Meagan, Timothy, Maureen, Caitlin, Darcy, Christopher, Matthew, and Jack.

Cherished great grandmother of Hannah and Logan.

Dear sister of the late Joseph Mayo. Lola is also survived by many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

In light of current events, funeral services were private. A Funeral Mass was celebrated in Saint John the Baptist Church in Quincy and interment took place at Mount Wollaston Cemetery.

For those who wish, donations in Lola’s memory may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

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  • Chris and Paula, I am so sorry for the loss of your Mother. I have fond memories of your Mom through St. John’s as a kid. Thinking of you and your family.

  • Dear Paula, Chris, Mark and Maurice I will always remember your mom as a giving person whose hospitality and amazing cooking was always a big highlight,. I have one of her her loaf bread recipes and will always treasure her memory when I bake.it. She was one in a million with caring for others. My thought and prayers are with your family. Love Jeannie