Dorothy M. (Malloy) Barrasso

  • Born: December 4, 1918
  • Died: May 8, 2017
  • Location: Lexington, Massachusetts

Barile Funeral Home

482 Main Street
Stoneham, MA 02180

Tel. 781.438.2280

Tribute & Message From The Family

Dorothy (Malloy) Barrasso passed away on the night of May 8, 2017 in Lexington, Massachusetts. She was born on December 4, 1918 in Fall River, Massachusetts to William Malloy and Marion (Walbank) Malloy, and spent most of her life in Stoneham, Massachusetts. She was the mother of Margaret Ann (Barrasso) Osborne, William Francis Barrasso, and Elizabeth Jean (Barrasso) Blackey, and the grandmother of Derek Osborne, Michael Blackey, and Gregory Blackey. She is mourned by her sons-in-law Leon Osborne and Keith Blackey and William's partner Loren Williams.

She is predeceased by her parents William and Marion Malloy and her siblings Kay, Billy, Frank, Marion, Winifred, Shirley, and Donny.

She enjoyed jazz, and loved her many dogs, including her beloved toy black poodle Toto. She worked at the Winchester Hospital until she was eighty years old, and made many friends there.

A funeral service celebrating Dorothy's Eternal Life will be celebrated at the Barile Family Funeral Home, 482 Main Street, (RT 28) Stoneham, on Saturday, May 13th at 9am. Interment will follow in Cambridge Cemetery.

Family and friends are invited to gather and share memories on Friday, May 12th from 4 to 7pm.

In lieu of flowers, please consider making donations in Dorothy's Memory to the Winchester Hospital, 41 Highland Ave, Winchester, MA 01890.

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Condolence & Memory Journal

Our deepest sympathies for the loss of Aunt Dot. I still have a beautiful blanket she crocheted for me when I was born.
The entire McDonough Family (her brother Donny's family).
-Sherry Lynn McDonough Rodrigues

Posted by Sherry Rodrigues - Wilmington, MA   July 04, 2017


Rest in peace Mom. Hope you are with Toto. Love, Bethy.

Posted by Elizabeth Blackey - Redwood City, CA, CA - Daughter   May 27, 2017

I have many wonderful memories spent with Dot as a child. She was full of life. May she rest in peace.

Posted by Maryellen O'Toole - Stoneham, MA   May 19, 2017

As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.

Posted by A friend   May 10, 2017