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Frances, Caroline (Sansone)
79, of Falmouth, passed away peacefully at the McCarthy Care Center in Sandwich surrounded by her loving family on August 15. She was the daughter of the late Francis and Louise Keeler. Caroline earned her Master's of Education from the State College of Boston, and she taught high school students with learning disabilities for many years in High Park High School and West Roxbury High School. She later became the Education Team Facilitator at The McKinley School and chaired the Special Education meetings for 10 years until her retirement. She was passionate about learning, and she continued her education throughout her life. She was an avid quilter and craftsperson and belonged to numerous clubs. She loved surrounding herself with family, friends, laughter, intelligence and creativity. Caroline was a loving mother and grandmother and will be dearly missed by all who loved her. Caroline is survived by four children: Marianne Sansone and long-time companion Jerry Cannon of Falmouth, Leonard (Chip) Sansone of Norwood, Richard Sansone and fiancee Fang Luo of Walpole, and Carolyn Dvorsack and her husband John of Falmouth; 4 grandchildren Matthew & Jason Fisher, and Tessia & Karinna Dvorsack; sister Mary-Lou Parrish of Nashua, NH; brother Francis Keeler of Florida; and many nieces and nephews. A visitation will be held at the Chapman Cole and Gleason Funeral Home, 584 West Falmouth Highway (Rte 28A), WEST FALMOUTH, on Monday, August 26, 2013 9AM to 12PM. A funeral Mass will follow at St. Anthony's Church, 167 E. Falmouth Highway, East Falmouth at 12:30PM. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial donations be made in Caroline's name to McCarthy Care Center, 73 Service Rd., East Sandwich, MA 02537. For online obituary, directions, and guestbook, please visit
Chpaman Cole & Gleason
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Published in The Boston Globe on Aug. 23, 2013
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