Obituaries

Mary E. Berry

October 8th, 2021

Mary E. Berry (Mastrotto), age 93, a long-time resident of Wilmington, MA, passed away peacefully on October 7, 2021.

Mary was born in Boston, MA, on March 3, 1928; she was the dear daughter of the late Lawrence and Christina (Angelini) Mastrotto. Mary who was raised and educated in South Boston was always proud of her hometown and often enjoyed visits to Castle Island and Sullivans.

Mary married the “love of her life” William “Billy” Berry in November of 1963 his passing more than 30 years ago was devastating to Mary and her family finds comfort in the fact that she will be reunited with her beloved Billy.

Mary was the beloved wife of William E. Berry, devoted mother of Christine Mary Berry, loving “Grandma” of Connor William MacKenzie all of Wilmington. She was the dear sister of the late Joseph, Armond, Henry, Helene, Patrick and Anthony. Special Aunt of Vincent and Carol Paulanthony and Joseph and Joan Paulanthony and their families.

Family and friends will gather for a Graveside Service for Mary on Wednesday, October 13th at 10:00 a.m. in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, 134 Broadway, Lynn, MA.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in Mary’s memory to Lucy’s Love Bus, 21 Water Street, Suite 302, Amesbury, MA 01913.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Nichols Funeral Home, Wilmington, MA. www.nicholsfuneralhome.com

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13 Entries in Guest Book for “Mary E. Berry”

  1. Ruth and Dan Kennedy says:

    Dear Christine and Connor,
    We are so sorry for the loss of your mom and grandmother. You are both in our prayers.
    Ruth, Dan, and family

  2. Lisa Custodinho says:

    Dear Christine and Connor,

    Mary Berry was one of a kind. I am so sorry for your loss.

    Lisa Custodinho and family

  3. Nora Healy says:

    Sorry to hear your sad news.
    May she rest in peace and her memories live on in your hearts.
    Nora, Aidan & family.
    Xx

  4. John and Nancy Kuplast says:

    Christine, so sorry for your loss. Prayers and Thoughts for you and your family. John and Nancy Kuplast

  5. Pam Crosswhite says:

    Dear Christine and Connor

    I am saddened by the loss of Mary. I know she is with her beloved now and is at peace. I pray for you both to find comfort during this time. I am with you in spirit.
    Love you both
    Pam & Ed Crosswhite

  6. Monika Wright says:

    Christine,
    Our hearts go out to you and Connor, I remember my Mom visiting with your Mom years ago!!! May she Rest In Peace!!!
    All our love,
    Monika , Grant, Brittney and Colby Wright

  7. Sheryl says:

    Dear Christine, passing along condolences from Mike and. I don’t think he uses Facebook. We blessed to know your Mom. So warm and friendly. And she always looked like a million bucks! So fun to see the older pictures and how fashionable she was, which she passed on to you. We are so sorry for your loss. Love, Sheryl

  8. Bernadette Ridge says:

    Dearest Christine & Connor,
    What a beautiful obituary. Once again, sending sincerest condolences and hope you take comfort in the fact that she is an angel in heaven today, watching over you. I’m also so sorry I cannot join you in honoring her on Wednesday morning, but I’ll be there in spirit. Sending love & comfort hugs, Bernadette xoxo

  9. Nancy Weems-Humphrey says:

    I always feel broken-hearted when I learn that a former student’s parent has passed. Your Mother/Grandmother was a light in my life and I can always remember her at a parent conference and the joy she shared in speaking of her beloved daughter. Please know my heart is with you.
    Love always,
    Nancy Weems-Humphrey??

  10. Nancy Weems-Humphrey says:

    I always feel broken-hearted when I learn that a former student’s parent has passed. Your Mother/Grandmother was a light in my life and I can always remember her at a parent conference and the joy she shared in speaking of her beloved daughter. Please know my heart is with you.
    Love always,
    Nancy Weems-Humphrey

  11. Cheryl Eissner says:

    Christine and Connor,
    Your mom/grandma was such a dear woman. Praying for you both as you grieve, and I pray for God’s peace and comfort for you when sadness overwhelms you.

  12. Patty Hersey says:

    Thinking of you! Much love to you and Connor.

    Patty

  13. Shireen Glynn says:

    Thinking of you my dear friend & Connor on this very difficult day as you lay your beloved & cherished Mum to rest..So sorry that George and I cannot attend the service today but just wanted you to know that you are very much in out hearts ..please take comfort in that you have gained a Guardian Angel in heaven ?

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