Elaine A. (Horgan) Scruton
of Ayer; 84
AYER -- Elaine A. (Horgan) Scruton, 84, of Ayer, died Sunday, May 18, 2014, at her residence.
Mrs. Scruton was born in Lowell, September 10, 1930, a daughter of Warren and Helen (Conway) Horgan and has resided in Ayer for fifty four years.
She graduated from Lowell High School and later continued her education in secretarial skills at Lowell Commercial College.
For twenty five years, Mrs. Scruton worked In the office at Ayer High School, retiring in 1995. During that time she also worked as a waitress at the Bull Run Restaurant in Shirley.
Following her retirement, she continued to stay active by assisting in the offices at the Ayer Town Hall and with voter registrations during town elections. She attended St. Mary's Church in Ayer.
She leaves four sons, Thomas Scruton of Ashby, Donald Scruton of Gardner, David Scruton of Ayer and Michael Scruton of Lowell; a sister, Marilyn Lefebvre of Hampton, NH and seven grandchildren.
SCRUTON -- A funeral Mass will be celebrated 11:00 AM Friday, May 23rd at St. Anthony's Church, 14 Phoenix Street, Shirley.
There are no calling hours. Private burial will be in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Lowell.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Mrs. Scruton's name can be made to your local food bank.
The T.J. Anderson & Son Funeral Home, 25 Fitchburg Road, Ayer is assisting he family with arrangements. Please see www.andersonfuneral.com for additional information.
Published in Lowell Sun on May 21, 2014
T J Anderson & Son Funeral Home
25 Fitchburg Rd Ayer, MA 01432