Doris (Good) Marr December 20, 1936 - April 15, 2021

Doris (Good) Marr, 84 of Milton, formerly of Boston and Green Harbor passed away peacefully at home April 15th.

Born in Boston Massachusetts graduate of Notre Dame Academy and Regis College. Doris was a parishioner of St. Gregory’s Church, past member of and president of Wollaston Woman’s Golf Association and generous benefactor to assist handicapped children.

Doris was the daughter of the late William and Doris Good of Hingham. She is survived by siblings Virginia Riley of Cohasset, Marion McLaughlin of Chestnut Hill, Elizabeth Wadden of East Longmeadow, Rita Good of Peace Dale RI, William Good of Cohasset, Christine Whoriskey of Cohasset and John Good of Green Harbor.  Doris is also survived by 26 nieces and nephews and 51 great nieces & nephews.

Per Doris’ wishes, there are no visiting hours. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Gregory’s Church, 2223 Dorchester Avenue, Dorchester Saturday May 8 at 10:00 AM.  Family and friends invited.  Interment St. Paul Cemetery, Hingham alongside her parents.

Doris family would like to thank the staff of Rose’s Care at Home for the loving care and attention for the last 2 years.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Gregory’s Church, 2215 Dorchester Avenue, Boston, MA 02124 or The Home for Little Wanderers, 10 Guest Street, Boston, MA 02135.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on
Saturday, May 8, 2021 at 10:00 AM
Family and Friends Invited

St. Gregory’s Church
2223 Dorchester Avenue
Dorchester, MA 02124

Interment Saint Paul Cemetery, Hingham


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    Christine says

    Dear, sweet, beautiful, kind and full of grace. A thornless rose. I will always cherish your compassion and strength. As your values and etiquette live on in Michael, Peter and Amy Marie. We thank you for being a tremendous influence our lives as well as a blessed friend.

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    elise b ruggles says

    Dear Aunt Beth, Sheila, Joe, Betsy,Sue, and Chrissy we are so sorry for your loss, we love you, cousin Elise , Chris and Abby Ruggles

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    Sissy Kelley says

    The grace and presence of Doris will be greatly missed by me and all her friends at 88 Wharf….I was lucky to have shared many laughs and good times with Doris and Alice the past few years…. my sympathy to all the family as you mourn the loss of this gracious lady….

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    Kathleen Ryan says

    Remember her fondly. From a classmate from 54’ Kathleen Burns Ryan

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    Anonymous says

    Dear Doris and family I have very very fond mementoes shared with Maryjane , Alice and Doris over the years . Doris always a class act with the presence of such a lady . May you Rest In Peace in your eternal home . See you at the funeral to send you off . Love Taryn DiPesa

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    Katy Heck says

    Dear Good Family,
    To be Doris’ friend was a great gift — and delightful fun. Her kindness and understanding gave life to everyone she knew. Best wishes to all of you.
    Katy Heck

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In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to

St. Gregory’s Church
2215 Dorchester Avenue
Boston, MA 02124


The Home for Little Wanderers
10 Guest Street
Boston, MA 02135