March 8, 2018

Julie E. Morrissey

Morrissey, Julie E. (Mowles) of Quincy, originally Dorchester, died March 8, 2018.

Julie graduated from Dorchester High School for Girls and went on to marry her beloved husband and raise 12 children together. She adored her family and spending holidays together, crocheting afghans for family and friends, and making sure everyone was happy. She also enjoyed ceramics, traveling all over the world with her husband, cooking, baking, and passing on her skills to those she loved. Julie was active in the community and involved in all of her children’s events. She made lifelong friendships and was a loyal and nurturing woman. She put others before herself and loved celebrating life. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

Daughter of the late Daniel and Agnes (Noonan) Mowles. Beloved wife of the late John F. Morrissey. Loving mother of Elisabeth M. Morrissey USN-Ret. of Portsmouth, VA, John S. “Steve” Morrissey of Quincy, Patricia A. Morrissey USAF-Ret. of Plattsburg, NY, Virginia M. Morrissey of Braintree, Theresa A. Guinto of Winchendon, Margaret J. Boyd of Braintree, Susan M. Morrissey of Quincy, Michael J. Morrissey of Quincy, Timothy J. Morrissey of Quincy, Judith A. Ha of Quincy, Christopher A. Morrissey of Quincy, and the late Kathryn B. Morrissey. Cherished sister of Eileen McCarthy of Stoughton, and the late William Mowles, Mary McCarthy, Daniel J. Mowles, and Robert F. Mowles. Also survived by 10 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the visiting hours on Wednesday 4-7 PM in the Keohane Funeral Home, 785 Hancock St., QUINCY followed by a Celebration of Life service at 7 PM. Cremation to follow. Burial in MA National Cemetery, Bourne with her husband in the Spring. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Julie may be made to your local food bank.