Of Medford. Passed away on September 7th. Phyllis was born in
Malden on February 11th 1936, the daughter of Peter and Vitaline (LeBlanc) Meuse.
She was raised in Malden and graduated from the Cheverus High School with the Class
of 1954. Phyllis married Alphonse Babin in 1957 who passed away in 1964. She then
married William McGrath in 1972. Phyllis was a wonderful homemaker and mother to
her five children Andrew, Kenneth, Denise, Diane and Michelle.
Phyllis is survived by children Andrew Babin and his longtime partner Marion Leary,
Kenneth Babin, Denise Bresnahan and her husband Stephen, Diane Keogh and her
late husband William, and Michelle Udden and her wife Stacey; 8 grandchildren Eirinn,
Meghan, William, Caitlin, Ashlee, Kelsie, Colin and Anthony; 7 Great Grandchildren
Aislinn, Layla, Rhiannon, William Jr, Rose, Theodore and Noelle; her sisters Loretta
Ivone and Sister Irma Meuse SP as well as many other nieces, nephews, family
members and friends.
Phyllis was predeceased by her first husband Alphonse Babin, her second husband
William McGrath and her siblings Gerald Surette, Joseph Surette, Ethel Welsh, Robert
Meuse and Joseph Meuse.
Visitation for Phyllis was held on Tuesday September 13th at Weir-MacCuish
Golden Rule Funeral Home, Malden. Funeral services were held on
Wednesday, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in Sacred Hearts Church, Malden. Interment to follow in Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford.
In lieu of flowers please donate to the Sisters of Providence in
Phyllis’ name. Donations can be sent to: Sisters of Providence, Advancement Services
Office, 1 Sisters of Providence Road, Saint-Mary-of-the-Woods, IN 47876.