Methuen — Doris T. Bragg, 85, of Methuen died on Thursday February 14, 2013 at Holy Family Hospital, Methuen. Doris was born, raised and educated in Laconia, New Hampshire and has lived in Methuen for many years. She was a member of the former, Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, Methuen and is presently a member of St Monica Parish, Methuen. She worked at ITT, Lawrence and retired from The IRS, Andover. Doris enjoyed visits to family and friends in The Lakes Region. She enjoyed shopping and old time classic movies. Doris was a religious person and was very dedicated to praying novenas for her family and friends.
The daughter of the late, William Sr. and Flora Martel, her family members include her sons, Frank and his wife, Kathy Bragg and Stephen and his wife, Marilyn Bragg both of Methuen and her brother, William and his wife, Helen Martel of Gilford, NH and her sisters, Antoinette and her husband, Donald Cox of Tilton, NH and Lenore and her husband, Larry Ash of Connecticut. She also leaves, 5 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews and her former husband, Francis D. Bragg, Sr. of Arizona. Doris was pre-deceased by her brother Gerard Martel.
ARRANGEMENTS: Family and friends may visit on Tuesday February 19, 2013 from 9:30 to 10:30 am at The Charles F. Dewhirst Funeral Home, 80 Broadway, Methuen. A funeral mass will follow on Tuesday at 11:00 am in St. Monica Church, Methuen. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice. To send an online condolence, please visit, www.dewhirstfuneral.com or www.facebook.com/dewhirstfuneralhome