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CUMMINGS, Margaret P.

(Phillips) 64, of Hopkinton passed away Mon. April 11, 2016 after many years battling heart disease. She was the wife of the late Rev. Robert W. Cummings, former pastor of the Hopedale Unitarian Parish in Hopedale whom she loved dearly. He passed away in 1991 and she has missed him ever since. She was born August 21, 1951 in Sutton, VT the daughter of the late Stephen and Bessie G. (Wright) Phillips and graduated from Colby-Sawyer College in New London, NH with a degree in Elementary Education. Margaret had been a resident of Salem and Hopedale before moving to Hopkinton 25 years ago. Margaret was the consummate animal lover. In addition, she enjoyed many activities including candlepin bowling, nature walks and bird watching. She is survived by her son, who cared for her, Robert W. Cummings, Jr. and his fiancee Niccole M. Howe both of Hopkinton and two sisters, Jane Appleton Phillips of Salem and Carri-Ann Waters of Hawaii. Funeral arrangements are private and will be held at the convenience of the family. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Buma Sargeant Funeral Home, MILFORD. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Margaret's memory may be made to the , 20 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701 bumafuneralhome.com
Published in The Boston Globe on Apr. 17, 2016
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