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January 20, 2014

Mona (Bradbury) Volonino, 85


Lowell, MA — Mona S. (Bradbury) Volonino, 85, of Lowell, died on Thursday, January 16, 2014, at Willow Manor in Lowell.

She was married to the late Ralph D. Volonino, who died on June 25, 2011.

Born in Lowell, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Agnes Bradbury. She was a graduate of Lowell High School, Class of 1947.

Mona was employed as an inspector with Sanders Co. in Nashua, until her retirement in 1991.

She was an avid card player. Mona enjoyed reading and sewing. Mona loved the Patriots and the Red Sox. She had a fond love of flowers and the color purple.

Mona was a communicant of St. John the Evangelist Church of Chelmsford, and past communicant of St. Michael Church in Lowell, where she sang in the church choir.

She is survived by a brother-in-law, Daniel Volonino of Haverhill, Mass.; as well as many nieces, nephews, grandnieces, and grandnephews, and several dear friends.

She was the sister of the late Philip J. Bradbury of Virginia, and the late Monica Weir of Methuen, Mass. Mona was the sister-in-law to the late Anthony, Angelina, Peter, Josephine (Desmarais), and Patricia Volonino.

ARRANGEMENTS: Her wake will be on Tuesday, from 9 to 10:30 a.m., at the Dolan Funeral Home, 106 Middlesex St., Chelmsford, followed by a funeral Mass, at 11 a.m., at St. John the Evangelist Church, North Chelmsford. Burial will be in St. Patrick Cemetery, Lowell. Arrangements by Dolan Funeral Home, 978-251-4041. Her guest book may be signed at www.dolanfuneralhome.com.