Margaret “Peg” O’Donnell

December 29th, 2017

Margaret H. O’Donnell (Gillis), “Peg”, age 101, of Dover, NH, died peacefully on December 27, 2017.

Peg was the beloved mother of Ruth Hooten & her late husband Douglas of Exeter, NH and Paul O’Donnell & his wife Dottie of Wilmington, MA. Loving “Nana O” of Kellie O’Donnell and Jimmy O’Donnell & his wife Diane, Great-Grandmother of Finn O’Donnell. Cherished daughter of the late Ronald and Elizabeth (Frazier) Gillis. Peg is the last of 15 siblings and is survived by many nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will gather at the Nichols Funeral Home, 187 Middlesex Ave. (Rte. 62), Wilmington, MA, on Tuesday, January 2, 2018, for Visitation from 3:00-7:00 p.m. immediately followed by a Service at 7:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers donations in Margaret’s memory may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.


4 Entries in Guest Book for “Margaret “Peg” O’Donnell”

  1. Jerry says:

    She was favorite! My Dorchester girl…..

  2. Elizabeth (Gillis) Kenrick says:

    Auntie Margaret….baby of the Gillis family, Ruthie’s Mom. Will join Uncle John, Charlie, Colin, Joe Gillis and Aunts Mary and Anna in Heaven. I am so sorry to see the last of the family of Ronald and Elizabeth (Fraser) Gillis go.

  3. William and Lynn Kuegel says:

    Ruth, we send our sympathy to you and your family on the loss of your mom.

  4. Deb says:

    Such a great lady. Blessed to have known her. My condolences

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