Marjorie M. (Sammet) McNamaraMay 13, 1928 ~ May 15, 2017 (age 89)
Marjorie M. (Sammet) McNamara, age 89, of Hull, passed away peacefully on May 15, 2017 surrounded by family. Beloved wife of Joseph W. “Billy” McNamara of Hull. Loving mother of Michael J. McNamara and wife Pamela J. of Marshfield; Kevin M. McNamara and wife Julie of Glen Ellyn, IL; Wendy L. McLeod and husband Michael of Hanson; Joseph W. “Billy” McNamara Jr. and wife Carol of Hull; Mark S. McNamara and wife Sharon of Pembroke; and the late John P. “Jackie” McNamara. Loving sister of Wendell Sammet of Pembroke. Adoring grandmother of 17 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Also survived by her devoted companion and loving dog, Nemo.
Mrs. McNamara was a talented seamstress and artist. She created many of her children’s outfits and jackets, as well as wedding dresses. She was the recipient of several Weymouth Fair awards for sewing. Marjorie also painted horses at the historical Hull Carousel and murals that hang in the selectmen’s office in Hull. A devoted mother and wife, she loved to dance with Billy. Mrs. McNamara was a longtime member of the Hull VFW 1787 Auxiliary.
Family and friends will gather to celebrate Marjorie on Thursday, May 18, 2017 from 4-8 pm in the McNamara-Sparrell Funeral Home, 160 So. Main St. (across from St. Anthony Church), Cohasset, MA. 02025. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, May 19, 2017 at 10 am in St. Ann Church, St Mary of the Assumption Parish, 208 Samoset Ave, Hull, MA. 02045 followed by interment in Hull Village Cemetery, Hull, MA. In lieu of flowers, donations to honor Marjorie may be made to the Scituate Animal Shelter, 780 Chief Justice Cushing Hwy., Scituate, MA. 02066.