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Marjorie Carpenter 1/5/2017

ATTLEBORO FALLS – Marjorie L. Carpenter of Burden Avenue passed away Thursday, January 5, 2017 at Sturdy Memorial Hospital surrounded by her devoted family.

  She was the wife of Roger Carpenter for 39 years before his death in 1982.

Born January 5, 1921 in Weymouth, she was a daughter of the late Burton and Helen (Pratt) Doble.

Marjorie grew up in Weymouth and was a graduate of Weymouth High School.  She lived for many years in Wrentham before moving to Attleboro Falls in 1960.

Marjorie worked as a secretary at VH Blackingtons in Attleboro Falls for many years and had previously worked at the Foxboro Company.  After high school, she was proud to have worked at the Christian Science Reading Room in Boston for several years.

Marjorie grew up in the Christian Science faith and later was a longtime attendant at the Central Congregational Church in Attleboro Falls.  She was a volunteer at the Hockomock YMCA and an original member of their Live Y’ers group, serving as secretary.

She enjoyed sports and was an avid Boston Red Sox fan, keeping track of who’s pitching and daily updates.  She also enjoyed checkers, cards and wordsearch.

Above all Marjorie cherished time spent with friends and family.  She was always at her grandchildren’s sporting events and also travelled with both friends and family across the country.

She is survived by five children and their spouses: Janet Jackson of Deland, FL, Susan Pina and husband Glenn of Marshfield, Deborah LeBlanc and husband Lawrence of North Attleboro, Lynn Lapointe and husband Ronald of North Attleboro and Mark Carpenter and wife Melinda of TN;

A sister, Jane Caldwell of South Hadley; a brother Burton Doble of Plainville; 8 grandchildren: Casey, Matthew, James, Justin, Kerri, Kevin, Jacob and Jennifer; 18 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

She was mother of the late Gary Carpenter and sister of the late Robert and Walter Doble, Helen Moran, Muriel Correia and Dorothy Bennett.

Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday, January 11 from 4-8 p.m. in the Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home, 15 Grove Street, North Attleboro.

A funeral service will be held in the funeral home on Thursday, January 12 at 11 a.m. followed by burial at Mt. Hope Cemetery & Arboretum, Attleboro Falls.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Marjorie’s name to the charity of one’s choice.

 

 

Comments  

#10 Guy and Dianne Doble 2017-01-10 18:55
Rest in Peace Dear Aunt Margie. You were always a woman with a huge heart and was so loved by all. Our hearts are with the whole Carpenter families. Love to all.
#9 Gail Johnstone 2017-01-10 11:48
So sorry to hear of the loss of a very special woman and dear friend of my late mother Phyllis Rancourt. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.
#8 Donna & Rick Madden 2017-01-09 23:23
Debbie, our deepest sympathy for the loss of your Mother. Our thoughts and prayers to you and your family.
#7 Tom Harrop 2017-01-09 18:00
My thoughts and prayers go out to the entire Carpenter family during your time off loss.
#6 Amy Caldwell-Root 2017-01-09 14:19
My heart goes out to all of you. Aunt Margie was an amazing woman and an inspiration to all that knew her.I am sending love and hugs to the family. Xoxo. Love you all, my condolences.
#5 Stephanie Guitard 2017-01-09 11:35
We are so sorry for your lose. Always be comforted by the happy memories you created with Marjorie. Your Friends Stephanie & Michael Guitard
#4 Sandi Pina 2017-01-08 23:31
My thoughts and prayers go out to the family of Mrs Carpenter. Seeing you at senior luncheons was wonderful. You were loved and will be missed. Rest In Peace Mrs. C. and God Bless. Love, Sandi
#3 Theresa DeFluri 2017-01-08 23:23
Please accept our deepest sympathy for the loss of your beloved Mother, Marjorie Carpenter.
I will always remember your mother for her kindness and thoughtfulness.
Our thoughts and prayers are with you in this time of sorrow.
On behalf of the DeFluri and Girard family
#2 Ellen Curran 2017-01-08 17:54
Lynn, my deepest sympathy in the loss of your mother. You were a devoted daughter to her, and I know she will be missed.
#1 Laurin +Doris Harrop 2017-01-08 15:31
To the Carpenter Family .Sorry for your loss.

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