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Helen (Flannery) Annis

July 20, 1926 ~ July 24, 2017 (age 91)

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A Funeral Mass will be celebrated in the St. Jude’s Church, Waltham on Friday July 28, 2017 at 10;30 am for Helen F. (Flannery) Annis.


Mrs. Annis, a daughter of the late John J. and Ella (Hallissey) Flannery passed away in the Newton-Wellesley Center for Alzheimer Care on Monday morning.  Helen was 91.


A graduate of Brighton High School, she attended Suffolk University. Helen was in the St. Jude’s Choir, and was a Eucharistic  Minister at Maristhill Nursing Center. Helen loved to walk and do crossword puzzles.  She was employed as an Admissions Clerk at St. Elizabeth’s and Newton-Wellesley Hospitals.


She was the beloved wife of the late Joseph S. Annis.  Devoted mother of Donna Rowe of Waltham, David Annis & his wife Heather of BC, Canada and the late Michael Annis.  Loving grandmother of Stephanie Annis of Milford. Dear sister of the late Elizabeth Murphy, Anna Brutting, William Flannery, George “Bud” Golding & Arthur Golding. Also loved by many nieces & nephews.


Funeral from the MacDonald, Rockwell & MacDonald Funeral Home, 270 Main St., Watertown on Friday, July 28. at 9:30 AM followed by a Funeral Mass at 10:30 AM in the Church of Saint Jude, 147 Main St., Waltham.


Visiting hours: Thursday 4-7 PM. Relatives and friends are kindly invited.


Interment St. Joseph’s Cemetery, West Roxbury.


 Service Information

July 27, 2017

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
MacDonald Rockwell MacDonald Funeral Home
270 Main St.
Watertown, MA 02472

Funeral Mass
July 28, 2017

9:30 AM
St. Jude Church
147 Main Street
Waltham, MA 02154

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