Georgetown, MA — Priscilla M. Wilkins, 67, died peacefully on November 3, 2013, at Brigham and Woman’s Hospital in Boston. Priscilla was a recipient of a lung transplant in 2004, and waged a courageous battle with numerous health problems over the years.
She was born to the late Ralph and Margaret Blaisdell in Boxford, Mass., on September 6, 1946. Priscilla was a graduate of Masconoment Regional High School, and worked as a waitress at the Commodore and Hill Top Steak House for 30 years. Priscilla also ran her own knitting company for many years.
Priscilla enjoyed her family tremendously. She was a loving wife to her husband, Walter, of 48 years. She loved life and was a source of inspiration to many. Priscilla enjoyed camping, crafts and was an avid fan of the Patriots and the Boston Red Sox.
Priscilla leaves her husband, Walter, of Georgetown; three sisters, Mary Ann French and her husband, David, of Boxford, Mass., Nancy Curtis and her husband, Patrick, of Londonderry, N.H., and the late Kathleen Smeltzer of Port Orange, Fla.; her sister-in-law, Nancy Earabino, formerly of Newburyport, Mass.; brother-in-law, Charles Wilkins and his wife, Mae Wilkins of Niceville, Fla.; and a large number of nieces and nephews.
Over the years, Priscilla had a number of pets that were part of her family and in many ways her children. She will be missed by all.
ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend her Funeral Mass on Thursday, November 14, at 10 a.m., in St. Mary's Church, Georgetown. Interment will follow in Harmony Cemetery, Georgetown. Calling hours have been omitted. To sign the family guest book, please visit www.contefuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Merton E. Roberts Jr. and Conte Funeral Home, Georgetown.