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“Mary was such a delightful woman. She always had a beautiful smile and kind word for me. I will miss her bright light. God Bless all you as you...Read More »
1 of 32 | Posted by: Freda Logan - Brownsville, KY

“My sincere condolences for the loss of your loved one. May you find comfort knowing that those who die, God keeps in his memory because they are...Read More »
2 of 32 | Posted by: - MA

“I knew Mary years ago when my family lived in Easton and on leaving Easton a parting gift was a copy of her "historic buildings in Easton" picture I...Read More »
3 of 32 | Posted by: judy gleason - Ctr. Ossipee, NH

“Farewell Mary. What a wonderful life you have lived, and what a legacy you have left us, not only in your art, but in the fond memories of times...Read More »
4 of 32 | Posted by: Bob & Nancy White - Easton, MA

“My thoughts and prayers go out to the entire Bodio family. Growing up across the street from the Bodio's on Marshall Rd, I have many fond memories....Read More »
5 of 32 | Posted by: Kristine (Rollo) Kelley - MA

“Sorry for your loss.. ”
6 of 32 | Posted by: Chuck Gallagher - Foxborough, MA

“Anita and family,I am so sorry for your loss. I think of your Mom daily, as I look at one of her paintings of Stonehill. She was kind enough to...Read More »
7 of 32 | Posted by: Beverly Jones Salvo - SC

“To all the Bodio family, your mom was indeed unique and lovely! And to those friends who loved Mary, here are a few words to describe what comes to...Read More »
8 of 32 | Posted by: Rene McGarry - Belchertown,, MA

“Anita, Matt and Stella and all the Bodio kids and relatives.......I am so very sorry to hear about your Mom's passing. She was always soiling. A...Read More »
9 of 32 | Posted by: Kathy Cram - So. Easton, MA

“Our thoughts and prayers to all in theBodio family. Mary was a ray ofSunshine wherever she went. WeHave fond memories of her as aFellow parishioner...Read More »
10 of 32 | Posted by: Marian and Jack Whelton - MA

“Thinking of all of you today. Your Mom was such a strong, loving, talented woman. Her legacy lives on through all of you and through her art. ...Read More »
11 of 32 | Posted by: Nanette DeFeo Longley - Tyngsboro, MA

“Mary was a bright shining light to all who knew her. I loved hearing her stories of raising nine children. For such a tiny woman she had such an...Read More »
12 of 32 | Posted by: Mary Anne Steele - Owensboro, KY

“During the many years on the Stonehill College auction committee , Mary would always donate one or more of her paintings to be auctioned for the...Read More »
13 of 32 | Posted by: Louis Silva - South Easton, MA

“I have fond memories of her when we lived on STX. So sorry for your loss of this very kind woman. ”
14 of 32 | Posted by: Erin Kash - Kalamazoo, MI

“Mary was such a delightful person and really brightened any room she walked into. Her St. Croix, dedicated and signed print hangs over my bed so I...Read More »
15 of 32 | Posted by: Anne McMillen - Pawleys Islnd, SC

“We always enjoyed Mary's visits to St. Croix when we lived there. We drove her to Mass with us every Sunday at St. Patrick's in Frederiksted. She...Read More »
16 of 32 | Posted by: Mary and Ralph Mills - FL

“We were saddened to read of the passing of your mother, Mary. She was a wonderful person and we enjoyed the time we spent with her. Please accept...Read More »
17 of 32 | Posted by: John & Beverly Hurney - MA

“I'm so sorry everyone on St.Croix loved her , she had gift of light and laughter . ”
18 of 32 | Posted by: Valerie Stiles - Friend

“I wish to extend my condolances to your family. Please draw courage from Hosea 13:14 which assures us that those who pass on God keeps in his memory...Read More »
19 of 32 | Posted by: TC Aikens - Bronx, NY

“With beautiful memories of a beautiful lady. We went back many years and were so blessed to have Mary in our lives. Loved our Brandy Alexander...Read More »
20 of 32 | Posted by: Bud and Annette Rollins - FL

“Alicia and Family,I am so sorry for the loss of your Mother. Mary was such a funny,sweet wonderful Lady. I thought the world of her. My heart and...Read More »
21 of 32 | Posted by: Kris Mann Abrams - North Falmouth, MA

“Wendy, My sincere sympathy to you and all your family in the loss of your dear mother. What a beautiful , talented lady , and lovely lady. She was...Read More »
22 of 32 | Posted by: Jennifer Wilhoit

“WOW! Nine children. I did not know that, bless her heart, what a reward she is receiving in heaven. I remember a few Bodio's Michael, Karen, I am...Read More »
23 of 32 | Posted by: Kristina Allen - Lexington, KY

“Mary has run the race, fought the fight and kept the faith. She lives on in all her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She lives on...Read More »
24 of 32 | Posted by: Suzanne Freitas - Jericho, VT

“To Mark H Bodio and family: I will remember the beautiful Mary Bodio, full of life and happiness! May GOD bless Mary and all her family! Sincerely,...Read More »
25 of 32 | Posted by: Ellie Eleanora Bodio - CA

“You have all been blessed to have such a remarkable Mother in your lives. I only wish that I had the pleasure to have met her. My heart goes out to...Read More »
26 of 32 | Posted by: Phil Bodio - North Port, FL

“Wendy, I'm Thinking and praying for all of you. When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasureUf7cB ”
27 of 32 | Posted by: Kathy Facchetti - MA

“There are some very special people in the world, and Mary was one of them. A loving, caring loyal, friend enjoyed by so many of us because of her...Read More »
28 of 32 | Posted by: Sharon Graves - East Bridgewater, MA

“Anita and family, our sincerest condolences, the world is a little dimmer with the passing of your Beautiful Mother. May she soar with the Angels...Read More »
29 of 32 | Posted by: Frances Dacey - Taunton, MA

“One great lady.... very sorry for your loss ”
30 of 32 | Posted by: Cindy Goldberg - Easton, MA

“Dear Karen and family,We are so sorry for the loss of your beautiful mom. What a great life she led. Hang onto the wonderful memories. ”
31 of 32 | Posted by: Nancy and Brian Lilly - MA

“The angels are always near to those who are grieving, to whisper to them that their loved ones are safe in the hand of God. ”
32 of 32 | Posted by: Ed Facchetti - EAST BRIDGEWATER, MA

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EASTON——-Mary T. Bodio, a resident of Easton for over 60 years, passed away Thursday, January 11, 2018 at Bay Path Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Duxbury with her family at her side, after a period of failing health. She was the wife of the late Joseph A. Bodio.

Born in Boston, a daughter of Francis J. And Clothilde (Fandel) McCabe, she was raised in Boston and was a graduate of Jeremiah E. Burke High School. Mary continue her education at the Massachusetts College of Art earning a bachelors degree.

A professional artist who's concentration was watercolor paintings, her works including many of the historic buildings in Easton as well as scenes of Cape Cod, Maine, and St. Croix amongst many others. She hosted numerous art shows and many of her watercolor portraits can be found around Easton and surrounding communities.

A communicant of the Holy Cross Church in Easton, she was a member of the Natural Resource Trust of Easton, The Easton Historical Society and the Holy Cross Women's Club.

Mary is survived by her 9 children, Stephen J. Bodio of Magdalena, NM., Mark H. Bodio of St. Croix, US Virgin Islands, Wendy M. Jennings of East Bridgewater, Karen S. Graham of South Weymouth, Alicia J. Healey of Easton, Michael F. Bodio of Athens, GA., Anita M. St. John of Plymouth, Janine M. Marcoux of Gibsonia, PA., and Judith A. Caringola of Valencia, PA.; 17 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. She was also the sister of the late
Myles McCabe, Francis McCabe Jr., Doris Cavanaugh and Gertrude Croak.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral from Kane Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 605 Washington Street (Rte.138) Easton, on Tuesday, Jan. 16th at 9:00 a.m. followed by a funeral Mass in the Holy Cross Church, 225 Purchase Street, Easton, at 10:00 a.m. Visiting hours on Monday, Jan. 15th from 4-8 p.m. Interment will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 17th at 10:00 am in the Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne. For directions or condolences visit