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Barbara M Williams

Barbara M. (Sargent) Williams, 93, of Gardner, died peacefully Thursday, March 15, 2018 in Wachusett Manor Nursing Home of Gardner, with her family by her side.
Barbara was born in Gardner on November 10, 1924, the daughter of the late Clarence and Annie (MacMahon) Sargent.
She was employed by Simplex Time Recorder as an assembler for many years, retiring in 1986.
Barbara was a member of the former Sacred Heart of Jesus Church of Gardner.
She enjoyed Polka music, concerts at Monument Park, dancing and taking long car rides. Barbara treasured and dearly loved her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her husband, Joseph "Herve" Williams, who died in 1999.
Barbara leaves one son, Richard J. Williams and his wife Joann of Gardner; three daughters, Carol Goguen of Athol, Donna Fletcher and her husband Louis of Gardner, and Kathleen A. Fortier and her husband Robert of Gardner; six grandchildren, Sonya Salame-Grimm, Mike Salame, Jon Fletcher, Melissa Williams, Gregory Williams and Adrienne Watson; nine great-grandchildren, Rhiannon Fletcher, Arieana Watson, Ty Salame, Mya Watson, Emma Watson, Kai Lago Williams, Sofia Williams, Cali Williams and Aaron Aker; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by four brothers, Robert, David, Ronald and Donald Sargent; and by one sister, Lillian Dill.
Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, March 20th from the Boucher Funeral Home, Inc., 110 Nichols Street, Gardner with a Mass at 12:00 p.m. in Annunciation Parish/Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church, 135 Nichols Street, Gardner. Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery Gardner at a later date.
A calling hour will be held Tuesday, March 20th from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, Gardner Relay for Life, 43 Nagog Park, Suite 110, Acton, MA 01720.
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Visitation Details

Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 10:30am - 11:30am, Boucher Funeral Home, Inc., 110 Nichols St., Gardner

Service Details

Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 12:00pm, Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church, 135 Nichols St., Gardner

Interment Details

St. John's Cemetery, Gardner

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To the Williams family: We were so sorry to hear about Aunt Barb. We have many fond memories of her at family gatherings. We wanted to extend our deepest sympathy to you. Sorry, we were unable to attend the services, but we are still in Florida with Debbie's parents. Take care. Love, Danny and Debbie Sargent

Dan Sargent Mar 20 2018 12:00 AM

I was so very sorry to hear of your mom's passing. I got to enjoy her company a few times over the last several months at the nursing home. She was always so very sweet and appreciative of the attention. RIP Mrs. Williams - you will be missed.

Jo-Ann Meagher Mar 19 2018 12:00 AM

Dear Auntie Barb, You will always be remembered as a strong mom, always looking for the next adventure in life, and your laugh was contagious. I'll always remember your Sunday visits with Donna on Chapel St. Until we meet again may you Rest In Peace. All my love, Diana

Diana Lorion Mar 17 2018 12:00 AM

To The Williams Family: Sorry for your loss. I can remember Aunt Barb way back when I was in the family and my kids were small and we all had picnics together and how she just loved seeing and playing with Adrienne and my kids and Maryanne's daughter's too . She was always so happy and glad to be with everyone. She is now in Heaven with her Husband and looking down and smiling and is at rest and at peace. May God be with you all during this time.love Donna

Donna Jalbert Mar 17 2018 12:00 AM

Carol, Sonya, Michael,and Ty, I'm so sorry for your loss. Sending peace and light to all.

Lynn Salem Mar 17 2018 12:00 AM

Auntie Barb, you were a very special aunt to us, you could always make us laugh. You were a joy to be around. May you rest in peace now. Love, Stanley & Judi

Stan & Judi Dill Mar 17 2018 12:00 AM

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