Mary Anne Gray, of North Andover, passed away on Friday, November 18th surrounded by her children and sisters at the High Point Hospice House in Haverhill. Mary Anne was born in Cambridge in 1962 to Frank and Mary Gray. She was raised and educated in Malden, graduating from Malden High School in 1981. She later attended Bunker Hill College where she attained her Paralegal certificate.
She worked as a paralegal for many years, first at McCullough, Stievater, & Polvere in Charlestown, and later for Martin Arsenault in Georgetown.
Mary Anne enjoyed arts and crafts, music, line dancing and making jewelry. She was a bit of a genealogist and enjoyed tracing family histories. Mary Anne also proudly served on the reunion committee for the Malden High School Class of 1981 which just celebrated their 40th +1-year reunion. Her loved ones meant everything to her and she was always helping anyone in need.
She is survived by her children, Alisha Guglielmi and her fiancé Alex Webb of North Andover, and Frank Guglielmi and his fiancée Cristina Haffty of North Andover; her stepdaughter Ashley Reynolds of Salem; her longtime companion, Robert Kenney of North Andover; her father Frank W. Gray; her sisters, Lucille Valentino and her husband Robert of New Hampshire, and Lisa Meskell and her husband David of Methuen; her grandchildren Jared and Milayah, and by her nephews and nieces: Anthony Guglielmi, Sabrina Guglielmi, Cyrinda Valentino, Nicole Colantuoni, Nina Valentino, Daphne Valentino, Marisa Guglielmi, Courtney Meskell and Nick Guglielmi.
She was welcomed into heaven by her loving mother Mary Gray and grandmother Almas. Now she is flying with the hummingbirds.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, November 26th, at the Weir-MacCuish Golden Rule Funeral Home, 144 Salem St, Malden, with visitation from 12 – 3, and a service at 3PM.
In lieu of Flowers, donations in Mary Anne's memory may be made to: JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Foundation)