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Ruth E. (Brennan) Marino

1930 - 2020



Ruth E. Marino, a retired employee of the City of Malden, passed away on Sunday, August 23rd, after a brief illness. Ruth was born in Lynn, MA in 1930, the daughter of William and Dorothy Brennan. She was raised and educated in Lynn, graduating from Lynn Classical with the Class of 1948. She married her sweetheart , Alphonse Joseph Marino, and the two soon settled down in Malden to raise their family.

Ruth had worked for the City of Malden in the Planning Department for many years. Budget cuts forced her position to be eliminated, and she then went to work for Raytheon. Ruth was also a 50 year member of T.O.P.S. in Malden, and later in other cities as well. She was also active with the Irish American in Malden, and is a Past President of the Ladies Auxiliary of the club.

She is survived by her children, Ruth E. Marino of Everett, Michael J. Marino of Malden, Margaret L. Choiniere and husband Kenneth of Seekonk, Daniel J. Marino and wife Susan of FL, and Terri A. Marino of Seekonk, her brother Harold Brennan of Saugus, her granddaughters Marsha and Katelyn, and her great-grandchildren, Mia and Landon.

Ruth was preceded in death by her husband Alphonse Joseph Marino, her father William Brennan, her mother Dorothy Nelson and her husband Harold, her son John R. Marino, her daughter Karen J. Marino, and her siblings Arlene Allan, William Brennan, Donald Brennan, and Dorothy King.

The Marino Family invites you to the celebration of Ruth's Life on September 15, 2020 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM .

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Donations in Ruth's memory may be made to the Neurofibromatosis Northeast, 9 Bedford St # 3, Burlington, MA 01803, or through their website at



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