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April 21, 2013

Mrs. Diana M. McMahon


SOUTH LAWRENCE — Diana M. (Keach) McMahon, 78, passed away at Holy Family Hospital surrounded by her family.

She was the widow of the late John M. P. McMahon. He died September 19, 2012.

She was the daughter of the late Raymond Keach and Ann (Brennan) Hendricks.

Mrs. McMahon was a graduate of Johnson High School in North Andover and attended Merrimack College. She was employed at the Internal Revenue Service where she held many positions before retiring after 30 years of service. During that time she completed her studies and graduated from Northern Essex Community College. She was a member of St. Patrick Church and enjoyed reading and solving crossword puzzles.

She is survived by her children, Diana M. O'Donohue of Lawrence and Christopher McMahon of Winter Haven, Fla.; seven grandchildren; one great grandson; brothers, Raymond Keach and his wife, Betty, of Hanford, Calif., Donald Keach and his wife, Sylvia, of Boiling Springs, S.C.; and several nieces and nephews. She was the mother of the late William, Stephan, and John McMahon and will be sorely missed by her family and many friends.

ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral from The Diaz-Healy Funeral Home, 107 South Broadway (opposite St. Patrick Chruch), South Lawrence.

Calling hours and funeral, Tuesday, April 23, from 8:30 to 10 a.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. in St. Patrick Church. Final acts of farewell and laying to rest will follow in the parish cemetery, Holy Sepulchre, Waverly Road, North Andover.

Memorial contributions in her honor may be made to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen Street, Framingham, MA 01701.

If you need a ride to the services, please call us at 978-685-5732. Condolences may be registered at www.diazhealyfuneralhome.com.