Victoria R. McGrath
- November 6, 1964 - July 31, 2012
- North Billerica, Massachusetts
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So sorry for the lost of your sister!
Peace and Prayers,
1 of 14 | Posted by: BarbaraPoirier - Burlington, MA
I have not seen you in over 20 years. We just recently made a reconnection on Facebook and from that I felt we never lost touch....Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Patrick Mullaney - waltham, MA
“I remember sitting with her in group, pretty as a princess with her ponytail and flip flops. We would listen to people share their wisdom and...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Mary Morin - Lexington, MA
“It's so hard to believe that Victoria has left us. She was always so friendly. loving, and generous. I know her spirit will live on in the hearts she...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Amy Dahlberg-Chu - Cambridge, MA
“I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this sad time in your life. Vicky left us way to early and I am just...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Caren Mahoney D'Ambrosio - MA
“Dear Alice and Bill,
We are so terribly sorry about the loss of your beloved daughter, Victoria. Always remember how much your friends love and...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Laura and Dan Wilhelm - Bradenton, FL
“I am truly sorry for your loss. Vicky was a beautiful person whose love of life in the years I knew her in school was infectious. You couldn't do...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Clare - Waltham, MA - Classmate
“I am so sorry for your loss. Please know that you and your family are in prayers.
8 of 14 | Posted by: Suzanne Monroe - Arlington, MA
“I am so sorry for your family's loss. May God comfort you all during this tragic time.
9 of 14 | Posted by: Tami (Sanderson) Breazeale - WI
“May God bless her, and keep her safe in his arms.
10 of 14 | Posted by: JOHN C. DORR - Newton, MA
“Shannon & Meg,
Our hearts, thoughts and prayers go out to both of you. I think of all the memories we had as a "family". We Love You both very...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Barb Baker - Hatfield, PA - Frien
“Dear McGrath Family,
We live down the street from Alice and Bill Carmichael in Florida. we are good friends and see them all the time. We are so...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Gil DiLoreto/Darlene - Sarasota, FL
“Shannon and Meghan,
Our hearts and prayers go out to both of you at this time of your loss. We will always have our great memories of your mom and...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Denise Yannarell - Hatfield, PA
“So glad I got to see Vicki recently. She looked wonderful. My heart and prayers go out to the Nelson Family.
14 of 14 | Posted by: Jane Flynn - Scituate, MA
North Billerica – Victoria R. (Nelson) McGrath, of North Billerica, died Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at Mount Auburn Hospital in Cambridge. She was 47.
Victoria was born in Brighton on November 6, 1964, and was raised in Waltham where she was a 1982 graduate of the local high school. She had also lived in Marlboro and in Randolph before moving to North Billerica. Victoria had worked as a property manager and bookkeeper for Home Properties in Randolph and had a lifelong interest in reading, music and art.
She leaves her children, Shannon E. McGrath of Lincoln, Rhode Island and Meghan J. McGrath of Great Barrington; her father, Ronald E. Nelson of Harwich; her mother and step-father, Alice F. (O'Brien) Carmichael and her husband, Bill, of Sarasota, Florida; her siblings, Edward R. Nelson and his longtime companion, Diane Schoener, of Middleboro and Pamela Sanderson and her husband, Bruce, of Watertown; her step-brother, Jeffrey Carmichael; her longtime companion, Joseph Ferris of N. Billerica and many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
Victoria was also the step-sister of the late Chris Carmichael.
Family and friends will honor and remember Victoria's life by gathering for calling hours in The Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main Street (Rte. 20), Waltham on Monday, August 6th, from 4 to 8 p.m. and again at 11 a.m. on Tuesday morning when her funeral service will be held. Burial will follow in Fox Hill Cemetery, Billerica.