THORNTON, Barbara Anne (Wallace) Of Duxbury formerly of Scituate and Abington, first female director and executive vice president appointed to the Board of Frank B. Hall of MA, passed away in Plymouth on March 19, 2013, at the age of 87. She is wife of the late William L. Thornton. Barbara is survived by her daughter, Janis DeLoach and her husband Jeb of Marshfield, three grandchildren, Charlene DeLoach Oliver and her husband Craig of Natick, Justin DeLoach and his wife Cynthia of Plymouth and Christian DeLoach and his wife Stacey of Ballston Spa, NY and six great grandchildren, Alexander, William (Liam), Nathaniel, Gwendolyn, Emma and Lily. Friends and family are invited to visitation hours on Friday, March 22nd in the Richardson-Gaffey Funeral Home, 382 First Parish Rd, Scituate from 4PM to 8PM. A funeral service will be celebrated on Saturday, March 23rd at 10AM at the First Trinitarian Congregational Church, 381 Country Way, Scituate. Burial to follow in Trinity Park Cemetery, Scituate. n lieu of flowers, donations in Barbara's name may be made to The Barbara Thornton Award Fund, c/o Brookline Bank, 448 Washington St, Wellesley, MA 02482. For condolences and info Richardson-Gaffey Funeral Home 781 545-0196

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Richardson-Gaffey Funeral Home
382 First Parish Road Scituate, MA 020663313
(781) 545-0196
Published in The Boston Globe on Mar. 21, 2013