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Valentine, Marie A.


Marie Anna (Roberts) Valentine, a resident of Westwood since 1952, died Monday, August 31st at the Ellis Nursing Home in Norwood after a long illness.  She was 90.  Marie was born November 16, 1918 in Millis, Massachusetts, a daughter of William C., and Marie M. (Heller) Roberts. She worked at the Wrentham State School, as a kindergarten teacher for Mary Blasknek’s school in Westwood, as a waitress at the Bubbling Brook Restaurant in Westwood, and as a camp counsellor at Ocean Park during the 1970’s.  Marie was a member of the First Baptist Church of Holden, and presently of the First Baptist Church of Westwood where  she taught Sunday School for more than a dozen years.  She also volunteered at Norwood Hospital for many years, and was a member of Contentment Chapter #184 of Westwood for over 50 years.  Marie was the wife of the late Louis C. Valentine, and the sister of the late Madeline Myers, Viola Roberts, and Roberta M. Clerici.  She is survived by her son, Louis C. Valentine, and his wife Linda, of Westwood; her sister, Ruth A Cross of Holden, Massachusetts; her four grandchildren, Paul Valentine, and his wife Jennie of Forestdale, Darren Valentine, and his wife Noreen, of Westwood, Brian Valentine, and his wife Debbie of Sandwich, and Leigha Valentine of Westwood; and her six great granchildren, Chelsey, Sam, Cameron, Cassie, Nicole and Amanda.  Visiting hours will be held Tuesday 5-8 PM at the Folsom Funeral Home, 649 High Street, Westwood with an Eastern Star Service by Contentment Chapter #184 of Westwood at 7 o clock.  Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral Wednesday at 10 AM at the First Baptist Church, Westwood followed by interment in New Westwood Cemetery, Westwood.  In lieu of flowers donations to the Memorial Fund of the First Baptist Church, 808 High Street, Westwood, MA 02090 would be appreciated.

Guestbook Entries

  1. Rocky & Marcia Silvestri
    August 31st, 2009 | 5:22 pm

    Hi Lou, Linda, and Family, Rocky and I send our condolences on the loss of this amazing person. You must be so proud to be her family. We hope you are consoled by your memories of her, and the love she gave you.
    Best Wishes, Rocky & Marcia Silvestri

  2. Deb & Brittany Morissette & Family
    September 1st, 2009 | 6:52 am

    Lou, Linda, and Leigha,
    Sending you our love and condolences on the loss of Nana. She was a great lady that we are so happy we had the privilege to have known. You are a beautiful family. Keep your memories close to your heart.
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
    With much Love, Deb, Britt & family. xoxoxo

  3. Whitman Browne
    September 1st, 2009 | 8:44 pm

    Dear Lou and family,
    We are so sorry to hear of the passing of your Mom.
    Sorry we were unable to be at the wake.
    Please accept our deepest sympathy.
    Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and the family.
    With respect, Whit and Charlotte Browne

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