Christina M. (Flanders) Mechalides of Tyngsboro

5737- MechalidesChristina M. (Flanders) Mechalides, 67, a long-time resident of Tyngsboro died Thursday, February 25, 2016, at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Born in Lowell, she was the daughter of the late Sheldon and Anna Flanders. She graduated from Lowell High School with the class of 1967.

She was the Director of Administration at Innovative Products and Equipment of Tyngsboro for seventeen years; where she considered everyone to be a part of her family.

Christina was a member of the Tyngsboro Zoning Board of Appeals. She was an evaluator for the Therapy Dog International at Auntie Dog of Tewksbury.  She willing gave her time to volunteer for everything.

She enjoyed watching her son and his race team race all over New England, and spending time with her beloved dogs.

She is survived by a son, Louis Mechalides of Tyngsboro; a daughter, Diana “Dolly” Mechalides and her companion, Doric Routhier of Tyngsboro; and her children’s father, Louis Mechalides of Tyngsboro. Christina is also survived by two special boys, Jeremy Stec of Dracut, MA and Derek Griffith of Hudson, NH.

She was a close friend of the late Denise Cailler of Lowell.

A celebration of her life and reception will be Sat. 10:30am to 11:30 am. at the Dolan Funeral Home 106 Middlesex St. Chelmsford, MA.  Memorials may be made in her name to the Lowell Humane Society, 951 Broadway Street, Lowell, MA 01854. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.

18 Condolences for Christina M. (Flanders) Mechalides of Tyngsboro


    Dolly,Louie,and Big Louie. I will always remember the good old days down on the Lake with Chrissy and all of you,She would always go the extra mile to make things work.We had some good times and lots of laughs along the way. She will always be remembered. R.I.P. Chrissy.Hopefully i will see you all on Saturday. God Bless


    Kathleen & George Helliwell

    What a beautiful difference one single life made. With sympathy to your family and your racing family.


    Kristen Leoutsakos-Chamberland

    My heart goes out to you and your family. I will not, nor try to explain how I may feel the pain that each of you is feeling. Thinking of you all xo


    The Barsorian Family

    So very sorry for this tragic loss. Chrissy, was always so kind, and fun to be around. May God bless you all.


    Lisa & Dave Taylor

    DOLLY AND Louie I’M SO SORRY FOR THE LOSS OF YOUR MOM SHE WAS THE BEST WOMAN I EVER MEET! She will be forgotten. God gained another Angel to watch over us until we meet again.. R.I.P Dolly!!! Lisa & Dave Taylor


      Lisa & Dave Taylor

      Dolly so sorry something was wrong with the auto correct on the last comment I left wtf.. sorry about mom she will always be missed and never forgotten. lisa & Dave


    Celeste and Kevin

    Dolly and Louie, we are so sorry about your Mom. She was a great person. We have many great/fun memories of her. She will be missed.


    Jennifer, Zachary & Jeremy Stec

    Heaven has clearly gotten their angel. I can say with a very heavy heart that Chrissy will most definitely be missed by me and the boys. She was always there with for us. She was a grandmother to my boys… Especially Jeremy. She was one of the most kind and thoughtful person I had the pleasure of knowing. Our love and prayers are with the Mechalides family. (Breathe Dolly) xoxo


    Eddie Wilcox

    Louie and Dolly, sorry to hear about your mother she was always a great person to be around and will be missed.


    Ted Gaudette

    To the Family of Christina (Flanders) Mechalides. I am sad to read of your mothers passing, she was a childhood friend and an associate in town government. She will be missed by the town and the old neighborhood. Please accept my sincere sympathy –


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