Pauline M. Casey, 91, of Grafton


Pauline M. CaseyGrafton – Pauline M. (Hayes) Casey, 91, passed away July 12, 2019 following a brief illness. Her husband, James E. Casey, passed away in 2005.

Pauline leaves her sons, James “Jimmy” of Millbury, Stephen of Worcester, and Mark Casey and his partner Maria Moccia of Sutton. She also leaves her daughters, Cynthia Casey and her husband Michael Faucher of Sutton and Carolyn Casey McNamara and her husband Sean of Sutton, and her grandchildren, Nichole Hamm, James Casey, Ryan and Christa Casey, Breanne Giard, Michael and Matthew Faucher, and Stephen, Megan and Katelyn Grogan. She also leaves her sister, Joan O’Neill, and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her grandson, Michael Giard, and sister, Virginia Quinn.

Born, raised and educated in Worcester, Pauline was the daughter of John J. Hayes and Margaret (Bowes) Hayes. She lived in Grafton for more than 60 years.

Pauline cherished her family and loved spending time with her daughters, Cindy and Carolyn. Her grandchildren where the light of her life, always nurturing and proud of their accomplishments. She loved the beaches of the cape and would get there as often as she could, spending the day enjoying the sun and sand with her family. A love of which her family continues to this day.

In lieu of traditional remembrances, please honor Pauline with donations to the Jimmy Fund at

All are welcome to gather with Pauline’s family and friends Friday, July 19, from 9-10:30 a.m., followed by the celebration of her funeral Mass at 11 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church, 17 Waterville St., North Grafton. She will then be laid to rest at Pine Grove Cemetery in North Grafton.

A Book of Memories to share a memory of Pauline or a favorite story is available online at