Gloucester, MA — Mary R. (Brennan) Swinson, 80, of Gloucester, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, June 9, 2013 at the Addison Gilbert Hospital.
She was born in Gloucester on January 18, 1933, daughter of the late Evelyn Brennan.
Mary was a graduate of St. Ann’s High School.
Mary worked as a waitress at the Easterly and for 29 years at Capt. Courageous Restaurant. She also worked at Varian in several departments over the years.
She enjoyed the Coffee Club at Destino’s after the daily Mass, watching baseball and walking the boulevard. She was a member of the Our Lady of Good Voyage Church Women’s Guild.
She is survived by her two daughters, Kathryn Williams and her husband David of Gloucester and Karen MacIntosh and her husband Edward of Amesbury; her grandson, Nathan Williams and his wife Gina (Testaverde) of Gloucester; three great-grandchildren, Brittany Williams and twins, Chase and Logan Williams.
She was predeceased by her parents; her former spouse, Kenneth E. Swinson and her beloved aunt, Mildred J. Brennan.
ARRANGEMENTS: Her Memorial Mass will be celebrated in Our Lady of Good Voyage Church on Friday, June 21, 2013 at 9:30 a.m. Relatives and friends are cordially invited to attend.
The burial will be held in Calvary Cemetery, Gloucester.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Our Lady of Good Voyage Church, 142 Prospect Street, Gloucester, MA 01930 or to Seacoast Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 292 Washington Street, Gloucester, MA 01930.
Arrangements are by the Greely Funeral Home, 212 Washington Street, Gloucester.
Online condolences may be given at www.greelyfuneralhome.com