Doreen Elizabeth (McManus) Small, age 51, passed away at Norwood Hospital on December 2, 2017 surrounded by the comfort of her loving family. She was the daughter of Dorothy Jean (Locke) McManus and the late Leo McManus.
Doreen was born on September 6, 1966 in Norwood and was a graduate of Foxborough High School, Class of 1985. She was a long-time employee of the United States Post Office in Foxborough. Doreen enjoyed traveling, going to the beach and camping. She loved her dog Rosie and was a lover of music. Doreen most enjoyed spending time with her family. She was a loving daughter, mother and sister.
Loving mother of Justin Mark Small, Sarah Elizabeth Small and Emily Jean Small, all of Wrentham. Beloved fiancée of Earl Daley. Devoted sister of Eileen and her husband Barry Topping of Mansfield, Maryann Rayne of Waltham, Jeanne and her husband Michael Doyle of Westwood and Teresa and her husband Joseph Peavey of Pawtucket. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend calling hours on Wednesday, December 6 from 4 to 7 PM at the Roberts and Sons Funeral Home, 30 South Street, Foxborough. A Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday at 10 AM at St. Mary’s Church, 58 Carpenter Street, Foxborough. Interment to follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Foxborough. For additional information please contact 508 543-5471. To light a special candle in Doreen’s memory please visit the funeral home web site at www.robertsandsonsfuneralhome.com.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Doreen's memory may be made to American Heart Association. P.O. Box 417005-7005 Boston, MA 02241-7005.