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Obituary for Grace K. McGrath (Tighe)

McGRATH, Grace K. (Tighe) of Needham formerly of Somerville and Arlington. April 3, 2018. Beloved wife of the late William McGrath. Loving mother of Carol Brown and her husband Paul of Needham, Joseph Walsh of North Hampton, NH, Norine Sullivan and her husband Ray of KY and the late Janice Walsh. Step mother of Diane O’Brien and her husband Paul of FL, William McGrath of MA, and Jack McGrath and his wife Jeanette of MI. Sister of the late Ruth Peoples, Evelyn O’Connell, Gertrude Flanagan, and John, Thomas, and James Tighe. Also survived by 14 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. Funeral from the Keefe Funeral Home, 5 Chestnut St. (adjacent to St. Agnes Church, Rt. 60) ARLINGTON, Saturday at 8:30 AM followed by a funeral mass celebrated in St. Agnes’ Church at 9:30 AM. Relatives and friends are invited. Visiting hours Friday 4-8 pm. Interment in Oak Grove Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Little Sisters of the Poor, 186 Highland Ave., Somerville, MA 02143. For directions or to send a message of condolence, please visit
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