EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

March 8, 2014

Dorothy M. (Welch) Britton


Bradford, MA — Dorothy M. (Welch) Britton, age 81, of Bradford, died peacefully, Wednesday afternoon, March 5, 2014, at Country Center for Health and Rehabilitation in Newburyport, surrounded by her family.

Born in York, Maine, November 8, 1932, she was one of three children of the late Everett and Elsie (McCoy) Welch and was a graduate of York High School.

For many years Dorothy worked as a purchasing clerk at the Haverhill City Hall.

Her surviving family members include four sons and two daughters, Herbert G. Britton, Jr., John M. Britton, Charles N. Britton, Grace M. Britton, Bonnie L. (Howell) Britton, and Dean A. Britton; her grandson, David A. Howell; along with several cousins and dear friends. She was predeceased by her beloved husband, Herbert G. Britton; her son, Everett; two grandsons, Brian and Adam; a brother, Norman E. Welch and a sister, Bernice L. Welch. She was loved by them all and will be truly missed.

ARRANGEMENTS: Visiting hours at the Paul C. Rogers Family Funeral Home, 36 West Main St., Merrimac, will be Monday, March 10, 2014, from 3 to 5 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral services at the funeral home will be Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at 11 a.m. Private springtime burial will be held at the First Parish Cemetery in York, Maine.