Mary T. Seager
1926 - 2019
Mary T. Seager, a longtime resident of Malden,
passed away in her daughter Mary Ann’s home on Saturday, October
26, with her loving family by her side. Mary was born in
Charlestown in 1926, the daughter of John and Annie Motherway.
She was raised in Charlestown and graduated from Charlestown
High School. In 1946, she married her sweetheart, John J. Seager.
The famiy moved around while John served his military career in
the Navy, and in 1960 they settled down in Malden after his
retirement. Mary and John shared nearly 40 years of marriage
together until his passing in 1985. Mary was a dedicated member
of St. Josephs Church in Malden, where she was a Catholic
Daughter, taught the Catechism, and enjoyed being a Reader at
Mass. She also worked for many years as an administrative
assistant for Bell Telephone, later AT&T up until her
She is survived by her children, Mary Ann Seager of Revere,
Kevin D. Seager of NH, Charles “Fred” Seager of Malden , her
grandchildren, Eric and Marie, and her great grandchildren, Mary
June and Joseph Jr..
Mary was preceded in death by her husband John Seager, her son
John J. Seager., her brothers, “Big” William Motherway, “Little”
William Motherway, John Motherway, Peter Motherway, and her
sister, Anna Smith.
A mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wed, Oct 30th in St.
Josephs Church, Malden, at 11:30 AM. Visitation will be held at
the funeral home on Wed from 9AM to 11 AM. Interment to follow
in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.