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Official Obituary of

Margaret Jean (Doone) Quill

May 13, 1935 ~ February 9, 2024 (age 88) 88 Years Old

Margaret Quill Obituary

Margaret Jean Quill (Doone), of Naples, FL, formerly of Canton, MA, died peacefully February 9, 2024. She was 88 years old.  Jean, a proud Canadian was born in Saint John, New Brunswick and grew up in Blacks Harbour, New Brunswick before moving to the US in her early twenties. Jean, whose dream job was being a mother, also enjoyed traveling, line dancing, artistic painting, spending time at the beach, baking for friends and neighbors, reading, scratch tickets, jigsaw puzzles, word seeks, and dominos. Loved by many for her thoughtfulness and kindness.  She was the daughter of the late Senator J.J. Hayes and Maude Muriel (Logan) Doone. Devoted wife of the late Kenneth J. Quill. Loving mother of Elizabeth D. Quill and her husband Kevin M. O’Neill of Quincy, Kenneth Sean Quill of Jupiter FL, and Alison J. Quill and her partner Christopher B. Kennedy of Boston. Jean is survived by her sister Sheila LeBlanc of Calgary and was preceded in death by her brothers Joseph H., George “Hayes”, Allen E.J., and five sisters Shirley Marie Doone, Lorna Elizabeth MacGillivray, Dorothy “Eileen” Rothernel, Maude Muriel “Doonie” Woodcock, and Mary Elizabeth “Betty” Ready.  Adoring step-grandmother to Tess and Aubrie O’Neill, and aunt to many nephews and nieces throughout the US and Canada. Visiting hours in the Pushard Family Funeral Home 210 Sherman St., Canton Friday, February 16th from 4-7. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday at 10 AM in St. Oscar Romero Catholic Church 700 Washington St., Canton. Interment St. Mary’s Cemetery, Canton. If desired, donations may be made in Jean’s memory to Avow Hospice, 1095 Whippoorwill Ln, Naples, FL 34105.

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February 16, 2024

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Sherman St (Canton)

Mass of Christian Burial
February 17, 2024

10:00 AM
St. Oscar Romero Catholic Church (Washington St, Canton)


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