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Transcribed by Cathie Grant

Pawtucket (Rhode Island) Times, Saturday July 1, 1972

Mrs Joseph Hynes Dies at Age 85 Mrs Margaret (Killion) Hynes, 85 of 214 Roosevelt Ave. Pawtucket, a former housekeeper at the  Pawtucket Day Nursery, died Friday while visiting her daughter in St. Petersburg, Florida. She was the widow of Joseph B Hynes.

Born in County Roscommon, Ireland, she was a daughter of the late Henry and Mary (Gillron) Killion. She had been a housekeeper  at the day nursery for 20 years until her retirement in 1961. Mrs  Hynes was a communicant of Sacred Heart Church, Pawtucket.

Survivors include a son, Joseph P Hynes of Cumberland; a daughter, Mrs Kathryn E Houston of St Petersburg; a brother Peter Killion  of Ireland; and two grandsons. The Funeral will be held Wednesday  at 9:15 am from the Manning-Heffern Funeral Home, 68 Broadway,  with a Mass of Christian Burial in Sacred Heart Church, Park Street at 10.

TRANSCRIBER'S NOTE: Margaret was married to Joseph Bernard Hynes (my great-uncle). Joseph Bernard Hynes died at Rockcliff, Ottawa, Ontario on December 29, 1935 (no obit found) son of Richard Hynes & Margaret Cormier.

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