Shrewsbury – Margaret L. (LaBossiere) Callahan, 92 died Thursday June 16, 2011, in Shrewsbury after a prolonged illness. Her husband, James, predeceased her in 1950.
She is survived by her son, Francis P. Callahan of Natick, and a grandson Jeremy J. Callahan, of Hawaii.
Born in Worcester, the daughter of the late John and Nora (McCann) LaBossiere, she was educated in Worcester schools and attended Worcester State College.
Mrs. Callahan worked as a claims adjuster for Hanover Insurance Co. for many years, prior to retiring. She was a longtime member and Communicant of St. Anne's Church, she also volunteered in its Thrift Shop.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend visiting hours Wednesday June 29, from 7 to 8 p.m., and Thursday June 30, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., in the Britton-Shrewsbury Funeral Home, 648 Main St. Funeral services will be held June 30 at the funeral home with a Mass at 11 a.m. in Saint Anne's Church, 130 Turnpike Rd., Shrewsbury. Burial will follow in Mountain View Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701.
To leave a message of condolence for the family or to view the Book of Memories, please visit www.brittonfuneralhomes.com.