Dorothy Frances (Lally) Fay of North Chelmsford, MA
Born in Lowell on Feb. 24, 1947, she was the daughter of the late John and Eileen Lally. She was raised in Lowell and graduated from Lowell High School in 1964. She earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Education from Lowell State Teachers College in 1968.
Dottie worked as a Math Teacher for the Lowell Public Schools at the Rogers & Butler Middle Schools for many years. She also previously taught at St. Margaret’s School in Lowell. She was the co-owner of the family business, “Faysway”, that operated for many years out of the Boott Mill in Lowell.
She was a communicant of St. John the Evangelist Church. She very much enjoyed reading, going to the beach and listening to rock and roll.
She is survived by two sons and their wives, Brett, Kelly A. and her precious baby doll, Morgan Fay of N. Chelmsford, MA and Chad and Kelly S. Fay of Beverly, MA who have another granddaughter on the way; her sister Barbara Masse of Lowell, MA; her sister in-law, Sheila Lally of Lowell, MA; many nieces and nephews whom she cherished; a special nephew and dearest friend, Stephen Masse of Dracut, MA. She was predeceased by her brother, John Lally of Lowell.
Visiting hours are Thurs. 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. at DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 Middlesex St. Chelmsford, MA Funeral from the funeral home Friday at 10 AM with a Funeral Mass at 11:00 at St. John the Evangelist Church 115 Middlesex St. N. Chelmsford, MA 01863. Burial at St. Mary Cemetery, Tewksbury. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to Circle Home Health & Hospice Care 847 Rogers St. Suite 201, Lowell, MA 01852. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.