Dorothy M. Powers, 70, a former 40 year resident of Mansfield, passed away March 19, 2013.
Friday, March 22
Dorothy M. (Unsworth) Powers, 70, of Norton, and a former longtime resident of Mansfield, passed away in the comfort of her home Tuesday, March 19, 2013. She was wife of the late Edward J. Powers Sr. to whom she was wed for over 50 years at the time of his death Aug. 22, 2010. Born in Boston Sept. 5, 1942, she was daughter of the late Frederick and Mabel (Boire) Unsworth. She grew up in the Roxbury section of Boston and was educated in Boston parochial schools. Prior to retiring, Mrs. Powers had worked for several years as a customer representative at Paula Young Wigs in Easton. She had previously worked in quality controls at Mansfield Scientific, and following retirement, had assisted her family in the operation of Industrial Precision …
Lifelong Mansfield resident Loraine Carr passed away on January 10 at the age of 79.
Saturday, January 12
Loraine (Poland) Carr, a lifelong resident of Mansfield, died Thursday, January 10, 2013 at Norwood Hospital. She was 79 years old. Born in Taunton on October 14, 1933, she was the loving daughter of the late Royce and Helen (Peach) Poland. She was a graduate of Mansfield High School and devoted Homemaker. Mrs. Carr was the loving mother of Russell R. Carr of Corinna ME, Richard Carr and his wife Cindy of Parkman ME, Jayne Thrasher and her husband Scott of Foxboro, Jenna Gill of Norton and Ronald Carr and his fiancée Christine Shreve of Arlington Heights, IL. She was the cherished grandmother of 15, great-grandmother of 4 and the dear sister of Natalie Kett and her husband George of Yarmouth. Memorial Visitation will be held at the Bolea-…