hgazette.com, Haverhill, MA

May 16, 2013

Josephine A. “Dolly” (Lima) Moriarty, 79


Haverhill, MA — Josephine A. “Dolly” (Lima) Moriarty, 79, of Groveland, died Saturday, May 11, at the Merrimack Valley Hospital, Haverhill.

She was born in Chelsea, January 26, 1934, daughter of the late John J. and Mary (Belmonte) Lima and sister of Maryann.

She is survived by her devoted husband of 50 years, Thomas J. Moriarty of Groveland who was ever by her side; a son, Brian and his wife, Christine Moriarty of Stoneham; a daughter, Paula and her husband, Paul Buresh of Needham; four grandchildren, Jacob, Caleb and Luke Moriarty, and Joseph Buresh.

ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend her Funeral today at 10 a.m. from the H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Home, 106 Summer St., Haverhill, followed by a funeral Mass at 11 a.m. in St. John The Baptist Church, Haverhill. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery, Bradford. Calling hours at the Funeral Home were Wednesday. Contributions in her remembrance may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 10 Speen St., 2nd Floor, Framingham, MA, 01701, www.diabetes.org. To view her complete obituary or to leave a condolence to her family, please visit www.farmerfuneralhomes.com.