Teckla Staton McDowall November 16, 1960 - February 10, 2021

Teckla Staton McDowall, of Dorchester, died on Wednesday February 10, 2021.  She was 60 years old.

Loving wife of Calvin McDowall of Dorchester.  Beloved mother of Ausha Staton of Holbrook.  Sister of Althea Greenidge, Helen Jackson, Mervyn Greenidge, Allister Greenidge, Anthony Greenidge-LaRoque and the late Dexter Greenidge.  Teckla was looking forward to the arrival of her first grandchild expected in March.

Teckla was born and raised in Trinidad.  After coming to the United States, she earned her master’s degree and worked as an executive assistant for many years.  She enjoyed traveling, reading, and gardening.   Most of all Teckla loved her family and spending time with them was the most important aspect of her life.  She was a United States Army Veteran.  She will be missed by all who had the pleasure to have known and loved her.

Visiting hour in the Dolan Funeral Home, 1140 Washington Street, DORCHESTER LOWER MILLS, Friday February 19, 2021,  10-11AM.   Family and friends invited.  Private service in the funeral home at 11AM.

Interment in Cedar Grove Cemetery, Dorchester

Visiting Hour:
Friday, February 19, 2021,  10-11AM

Private service in the funeral home at 11AM

Dolan Funeral Home
1140 Washington Street

Interment in Cedar Grove Cemetery, Dorchester


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    R.Hendricks Family says

    Our Deepest Condolences to the family. Praying for your strength during this time.

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    Winifred Pickett says

    May her soul Rest In Peace In the Hope of
    Resting in Glory 🙏🏾

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    Yvette Weathersby says

    To Calvin, Ausha, and the siblings of Tekla. My love and heartfelt condolences to each one of you. Words cannot express your loss, and i know she will be missed. But always remember. Earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal. ❤

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    Lynnette P. Eddy-Edwards says

    My deepest condolences to Calvin and the Greenridge family. I thank God for allowing me to get to know one of his special angle. I will not cry for I know it is well with your soul. Much love and respect

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    Judith Ricketts and family says

    Our deepest sympathy to the Mc Dowall and Greenridge family. May the comfort of the Lord be with you all, as you go through this difficult time. Wishing you God’s peace.

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    Rodessa Washington and Family says

    My deepest Condolences to Calvin and The Greenridge family. May God give you Strength through this time. Words doesn’t express how much she’ll be missed. Rest in Peace Teckla
    The Washington Family.

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      Angelina Rodriguez says

      My deepest sympathies go out to you and your family. May God give you the peace that you seek

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    The Martinez Family says

    Our deepest condolences to the family.

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    Lucena Daley says

    my condolences to Calvin, Ausha, and all of Tekla’s family. May God’s comfort and peace be with you at this time.

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