Doris (Garcia) Mealey, 98, of Taunton passed away on Sunday, February 14, 2021 at the Longmeadow Nursing Home. She was the beloved wife of the late Robert W. Mealey Sr.
Born in Dighton; Doris was the daughter of the late Anibal and Theresa (Hirschbeck) Garcia. Mrs. Mealey was educated in the Taunton Public School Systems, before becoming a homemaker and raising her son.
Family was the most important part of Doris’s life. She cherished the time she spent with her grandson, and great-grandchildren. She was an unbelievable knitter and crocheter; she always made sure the family had their afghans, hats and mittens. Doris was also a very talented cook.
Doris leaves behind her son; Robert W. Mealey Jr., and his wife Christine of Taunton, grandson; Michael R. Mealey and his wife Karen of West Wareham, and five great-grandchildren, and sister; Esther Keogh of Dennis, as well as many nieces, nephews and friends. She was predeceased by her brothers; Walter and Frederick Garcia, and her sister Mary Barboza.
All services are being held privately. Arrangements entrusted to the care of the Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home, Taunton. To sign the online guest book, go to www.hathawayfunerals.com
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