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“Gina and family...I am very very sorry for the loss of your mom....you are in my thoughts and prayers...Linda Farrell.Nova Scotia.Canada. ”
1 of 19 | Posted by: A friend

“To Alice and Fr John,My deepest sympathy to you all. I have very fond memories of Jean with her involvement at St Margaret/ Blessed Mother Teresa...Read More »
2 of 19 | Posted by: Nancy Duffy - Dorchester, MA

“Alice and family and Fr. Ronaghan...I am so sorry to hear of your mother passing, Alice and your sister, Fr. John. I remember her well as kids...Read More »
3 of 19 | Posted by: Dianne and Jerry Wilkins - MA

“To the family of Jean we'd like to offer our condolences. You are all in our thoughts. ”
4 of 19 | Posted by: Rozie & Bill Buccella - Taunton, MA

“Fr. Ronaghan, I am so sorry to hear of Jean's passing. She was a wonderful person. I enjoyed very much knowing her. My Mom sends her sympathies as...Read More »
5 of 19 | Posted by: Nancy Melanson - Peabody, MA

“Being able to share a part of my life with my grandmother was precious, The memories will not fade although she is now gone. No matter what my...Read More »
6 of 19 | Posted by: ANTHONY RENO - LONDONDERRY, NH, NH

“R.I.P. Jean You will be missed The Farrell Family South Boston, MA ”
7 of 19 | Posted by: Terri Farrell - South Boston, MA

“Where do I start you where my little granny! we watched wrestling together, tried to sneak off and get lobster together and tried to go to the beach...Read More »
8 of 19 | Posted by: Lawrence Reno - Londonderry, NH

“So sorry to hear about my godmother Jean passing, I hope that she is now at rest and reunited with my mom who was her long time best friend. To Alice...Read More »
9 of 19 | Posted by: Terri Farrell - South Boston, MA

“I am still having a hard time believing that this is real and I will soon wake up and you are still here with us. You were the Rock of this family....Read More »
10 of 19 | Posted by: Lisa Buccella - Cranston, RI

“Sincere Sympathy from Paudie , Eileen ,Patrick,Mag ,Timothy and Timmy ”
11 of 19 | Posted by: Patrick O'Connor Co Kerry Ireland

“Sincere Sympathy from Paudie , Eileen ,Patrick,Mag ,Timothy and Timmy ”
12 of 19 | Posted by: Patrick O'Connor

“So sorry to hear of the death of Jean.Sympathy to all the family.Jen & Lar ”
13 of 19 | Posted by: Jennifer O'Connor - Ireland

“Our condolences go to the family during this difficult time.. May this beautiful and kind woman rest in peace. I know she will be watching down on...Read More »
14 of 19 | Posted by: Barbara Ronaghan - Derry, NH

“I was so sorry to hear of your loss. Please let me know if there is anything I can do to help at this time. ”
15 of 19 | Posted by: A friend

“My sincere condolences to Jean's family. She was a dear friend and I will miss her. We enjoyed visits with many laughs and a few tears along the way,...Read More »
16 of 19 | Posted by: Peggy Cleary - Wollaston, MA

“my heart is very heavy, the tears keep flowing...I am going to miss you more than I will ever know....with a very heavy heart nana I had to say...Read More »
17 of 19 | Posted by: gina Buccella - providence, RI

“We were blessed to have the Mom we had and she was the best in the world. When anyone needed she was always the first to offer her help to anyone...Read More »
18 of 19 | Posted by: Alice Marklis Buccella Buccella - RI

“You were always my rock and I will miss you forever. RIP Ma --Til we meet again!!!! ”
19 of 19 | Posted by: regina reno - londonderry, NH


MARKLIS, Jean F. (Ronaghan). In Quincy, formerly of Dorchester, July 4th.
Beloved wife of the late Paul A. Marklis.
Loving mother of Alice M. Buccella of Rhode Island, Michael T. Marklis of Quincy, John F. and his wife Kathleen T. Marklis of Dorchester, and Regina M. and her husband Lawrence Reno of New Hampshire.
Devoted sister of Rev. John J. Ronaghan of St. Jerome and Immaculate Conception Parishes, Weymouth, and the late Ernest W. Ronaghan.
Survived by 8 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.
Visiting hours in the Murphy Funeral Home, Thursday 4-8 P.M.
Funeral Mass in St. Margaret Church of Blessed Mother Teresa Parish, Friday morning, July 8, at 10:30 A.M.
Relatives and friends invited.
Late retired assistant administrator for Bay Cove Human Services.
Former Lay Minister at St. Margaret Church as a Eucharistic Minister, Lector, and CCD instructor.
Donations in Jean's memory may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Pl., Memphis, TN 38105.
Interment in New Calvary Cemetery, Boston.