Mary C. Pacheco - North Smithfield

Mary C. Pacheco - North Smithfield

Mary C. “Kelly” Pacheco, 93, a resident of North Smithfield, died May 26, 2013, at Landmark Medical Center in Woonsocket, R.I.

She was the wife of the late Joseph J. Pacheco. She was born in Ely, Nev., a daughter of the late William and Madeline (Leahy) Kelly.

Kelly worked for the former Woonsocket Hospital as a registered nurse. After retiring from the hospital, she worked for Hospice St. Antoine and Heritage Nursing Home. She was a World War II Army veteran.

For many years she was treasurer for the Holy Ghost Society and also was a member of St. John’s Church senior citizens.

She is survived by her son, Robert T. Pacheco of North Smithfield; a daughter, Peg Pacheco of Greenville; and brothers, John and James Kelly. She was preceded in death by a son, James W. Pacheco; sisters, Jean Finley and Leah Madrazo; and a brother, William Kelly.

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated June 1 in St. John’s Church, Slatersville, R.I. Burial was in the parish cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted to the Keene-Brown Funeral Home, 445 Greenville Rd., North Smithfield.

In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one’s choice. www.brownfuneralhomes.com