life-time resident of Lowell; 82
LOWELL -- Patricia (Hatch) Gagnon, 82, a life-time resident of Lowell, died peacefully at home with her loving family at her side, on Sunday Morning, March 24, 2013. She was the beloved wife of the late Robert J. Gagnon.
Born September 14, 1930, in Lowell, she was a daughter of the late John and the late Elizabeth (Bamford) Hatch, and was educated in the local schools.
Patricia married Robert, the love of her life. Her proudest accomplishment was her thirteen children with whom she enjoyed spending endless hours. She especially cherished spending time as a loving and active grandmother of twenty seven and great- grandmother of twenty one. Whether it be a regular family gathering or while at home watching a movie, playing games or relaxing while watching her longtime favorite game show, Wheel of Fortune.
She made her home on Suffolk Street for many years before residing on East Pine Street, and was a communicant of St. Rita's Church.
The mother of thirteen, she is survived by her children, three sons, David J. Gagnon of Lowell, Dennis J. Gagnon of Lowell,and Mark J. Gagnon and his wife, Karen, of New Ipswich, NH; eight daughters, Sharon M. Doyle and her husband, Kenneth, of Tewksbury, Rachel M. Davidson and her husband, Walter, of Sanford, Maine, Sandra M. Sullivan and her husband, Charles, of Dracut, Gina M. Joubert and her husband, Pastor, of Merrimack, NH, Cynthia M. Watson and her husband, James, of Dracut, Roxane M. Gagnon and Joseph Plante of Manchester, NH, Roxine M. Christopher and her husband, Daniel, of Londonderry, NH,and the youngest, Tracy M. Gagnon and Richard Crockett of Lowell; grandchildren Wendy and Eric Doyle, Brenda, Greg and Anthony Davidson, Julie, Charles, and Justin Sullivan, Melissa, Stephanie and Dennis Gagnon Jr., Mark II and Isaac Gagnon, Pastor III, Mariah, and Lena Joubert, James, Brieanna and Jarrett Watson, Robert Grainger, Patrick and John Gagnon, Erica, Nathan, and Derreck Christopher, and Kwame and Shayla Crockett; twenty one great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She was also the mother of the late John J. Gagnon and the late Daniel J. Gagnon, and the last survivor of four, predeceased by her sister, Elizabeth Hatch and her brothers, Thomas Hatch and John Hatch.
GAGNON -- YOU ARE INVITED TO HER CALLING HOURS 2 UNTIL 4 AND 6 UNTIL 8 P.M. ON WEDNESDAY, MARCH 27. ON THURSDAY, HER FUNERAL WILL BEGIN AT 9 A.M. AT THE MCDONOUGH FUNERAL HOME, 14 HIGHLAND STREET, LOWELL 978-458-6816. HER LIBERA PRAYERS WILL BE OFFERED AT ST. RITA CHURCH, 158 MAMMOTH RD, LOWELL, AT 10 A.M. BURIAL IN ST. MARY CEMETERY. MEMORIALS IN HER NAME TO
CENTRALIZED MEMORIAL PROCESSING CENTER, 30 SPEEN ST., FRAMINGHAM, MA 01701-9376. E-CONDOLENCE SITE WWW.MCDONOUGHFUNERALHOME.COM
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14 Highland Street Lowell, MA 01852-3359
Published in Lowell Sun from Mar. 26 to Mar. 27, 2013