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Doreen E. Mackevie

February 13, 2012

Doreen E. Mackevie

PAWTUCKET- Mackevie, Doreen E., 89, a long time Pawtucket resident died Saturday at Philip Hulitar Hospice Center. She was the wife of the late John E. Mackevie whom she met during World War II while he was an officer in the US Army stationed in England.
Born in England, she was a daughter of the late Charles and Rose (Coombes) Chant.
Doreen worked in Pawtucket with her late husband in their family businesses West Ave. Pharmacy and later Pawtucket Ave. Pharmacy. She was the beloved mother of Nancy J. Tyler of Warwick and Betty A. McMahon of Pawtucket and the devoted grandmother of Joseph R. Marsella, Lynn M. Wong, Brian J. and Randy J. McMahon. She also leaves 7 great grandchildren. One of 10 children, she leaves a brother Gordon Chant of the United Kingdom.
The family will receive friends Tuesday beginning at 8:30 am in the Monahan Drabble Sherman Funeral home 230 Waterman St., Providence followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St Mary's Church, Pine St., Pawtucket at 10am.
Burial will be in Gates of Heaven Cemetery. Condolences may be left at

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