Staff Member: Debbie Raftery
I have lived in Lynn my whole life.
I have been a parishioner of Saint Pius my whole life. And love being a part of this community.
I am the proud mother of two children, Thomas and Erin. I have two grandchildren, Deacon and Brinley.
I graduated from Lynn English High School in 1969. After graduation I went to work for the Division of Civil Service at The State House For 3 years.
I Left there in 1972 and went to work for The Lynn Fire Department as a clerk, then through the years I worked my way up to Administrative Assistant to the Chief of the Department. I stayed there forty years until my retirement in 2012.
I am a member of the Ladies Ancient order of Hibernians Division 10.
I am a member of the Holy Family/Saint Pius Ladies Sodality.
I love to knit and do crafts. But I love being with my family especially my grandchildren. I am truly blessed by them.
Currently I am a part-time secretary at St. Pius V Pastoral Center. I came here because I felt this is where God wanted me to be so that I could serve God, my parish and help my community. I love being a part of this parish and love the people I work with. I love helping people when and wherever I can.