Lawrence, Ma — Margaret M. (Gordon) Coburn, 93, of Lawrence, Mass., passed away on Tuesday, March 25, 2014, at the Mary Immaculate Nursing Home in Lawrence.
She was born on January 28, 1921, in Lawrence, to the late Robert and Genevieve Gordon.
Margaret was educated in the local schools of Lawrence and was a graduate of Lawrence High School.
She was a parishioner of Saint Patrick's Church in Lawrence.
Margaret worked for Malden Mills as a stitcher, and for Parlex as an assembler. After retirement, she worked for the Red Cross, and according to her family, she loved to dance.
She leaves her beloved husband of 64 years, Frank E. Coburn; a daughter, Kathleen and her husband, James Fitzgibbons of Methuen, Mass.; the lights of her life, her grandchildren, J. Michael Fitzgibbons of Connecticut, and Bryanna Fitzgibbons of Lawrence.
ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to call on Thursday, March 27, from 4 to 8 p.m., at the John Breen Memorial Funeral Home, Inc., 122 Amesbury Street, Lawrence.
Her funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, March 28, at 11 a.m., in Saint Patrick's Church in Lawrence. Burial will follow in the Elmwood Cemetery in Methuen, Mass. For condolences and other information, please visit www.breenfuneralhome.com.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Mary Immaculate Nursing Home, attention Alzheimer's Unit, 172 Lawrence Street, Lawrence, MA 01841.