Salem, NH — Marguerite L. (Quinlan) Connors, 90, of Salem, N.H., died on Saturday, September 14, surrounded by her loving family, at Merrimack Valley Hospice House, Haverhill, Mass. Marguerite was born and educated in Lawrence, Mass., and was the daughter of the late Emma (Viewig) and Martin Quinlan. She was a graduate of Lawrence High School, and spent time working in the textile mills before dedicating herself as an employee of the Lawrence School System for 15 years, retiring when she was 80 years old.
A loving mother, wife and grandmother, Marguerite's life was dedicated to her family. Her door was always open, her home filled with friends, family and laughter. She will be greatly missed by all.
She was predeceased by her husband, Maurice Connors; and her siblings, Marion Deyermond, and Frank and John Quinlan. She is survived by her daughters, M. Linda Foss and her husband, Geoffrey, of Salem, N.H., and Karen Foley and her husband, Daniel, of Newburyport, Mass.; her brothers, William Quinlan of Lawrence, Robert Quinlan of Methuen, Mass., and
Daniel Quinlan of North Andover, Mass.; her five grandchildren, Kevin Foss, Lauren Adrien, Geoffrey Foss, Kerri Richard, and Kaitlyn Foley; eight great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: Calling hours will be on Tuesday, September 17, from 4 to 7 p.m., at Douglas & Johnson Funeral Home, 214 Main Street, Salem. The Funeral Mass will be on Wednesday at 10 a.m., at St. Joseph Church in Salem. Burial will follow in Pine Grove Cemetery, Salem. Memorial contributions in Marguerite’s name may be made to Salemhaven Resident Council Fund, 23 Geremonty Drive, Salem, NH 03079.
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