Frances L. (Brady) Marks

September 30, 1927 ~ November 19, 2020 (age 93)


Frances L. (Brady) Marks, age 93, passed away peacefully on November 19, 2020. Frances was the loving wife of the late David R. Marks, Sr. She was the beloved mother of Christine Marks of Scituate, Cheryl Gustafson and husband Ronald of Scituate, Arlene Fiori and husband Robert of Cohasset, David R. Marks, Jr. of Cohasset. She was the adoring grandmother of four grandchildren and 4 great- grandchildren. Frances was the sister of the late Helen Brady, Elizabeth Montague, and Mary Robinson. She is also survived by her nieces and nephews.


Frances was born in Brighton and moved to Cohasset in 1950 after marrying David. She would later become the first female Town Clerk for Cohasset, a job she diligently continued until her retirement. Frances loved to spend  summers at Keoka Beach in So. Waterford, ME. More than anything else, her true joy was spending time with her family.


The family would like to extend special thanks to the staff of Life Care Center of the South Shore for their love and diligent care of Frances.


A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, Nov. 27, 2020 at 11 am in St. Anthony Church, Cohasset with a visitation immediately prior from 10-11 am in McNamara-Sparrell Funeral Home, 160 So. Main St. (across from St. Anthony), Cohasset. Those wishing to attend are requested to RSVP by visiting Frances’ tribute page at , where they may share a remembrance. COVID Regulations of masks, social distancing, etc required. In lieu of flowers, donations to honor Frances may be made to the Life Care Center of the South Shore Activities Fund, 309 Driftway, Scituate, MA. 02066.

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November 27, 2020

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
McNamara-Sparrell Funeral Home
160 South Main Street, P.O. BOX 431 (actual 1 Summer St.)
Cohasset, MA 02025

Please note

Family and friends are invited to RSVP to this service. Please know that COVID guidelines must be followed. Masks are mandated and must be worn, as well as social distancing. Please know that an RSVP does not guarantee entrance due to timing or capacity. Thank you for your understanding.

Mass of Christian Burial
November 27, 2020

11:00 AM
St. Anthony
10 Summer St.
Cohasset, Massachusetts 02025

Please note

Attendance is limited to a maximum of 130 people. Family and friends planning to attend are kindly requested to RSVP to reserve their place. COVID guidelines of masks and social distancing as well as capacity restrictions are mandated.

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