Carolyn L. (Bielan) Longshaw of Mansfield died Thursday April 22, 2010 at the Golden Living Center of Attleboro. She was 62. Mrs. Longshaw was the beloved wife of John “Jay” Longshaw, Jr.
Born in Brockton on December 28, 1947, she was the loving daughter of the late Alfonse E. and Carline V. (Farling) Bielan. Mrs. Longshaw graduated from Mansfield High School Class of 1965. She enjoyed knitting, Cape Cod and spending time with friends and family.
Mrs. Longshaw was the loving mother of David A. Longshaw of Mansfield, Jennifer E. Longshaw and her fiancé Norman Petri of Providence and Caren E. Longshaw and her companion Samuel Veradt of Mansfield. She was the cherished grandmother of Caleb Veradt, J.J. Longshaw and Charles Longshaw.
She was the loving sister of Charles Farling and his wife Kendra of Wrentham and the late Alfonse “Al” Bielan. She was the sister-in-law of Carol Bielan of Mansfield, niece of Walter and Loretta Bielan of Pawtucket and cousin of Karen (Kitalwer) and her husband Norman “Nornie” Cornelius of Knoxville, MD. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews, close family and friends.
Memorial Visitation will be held in the Bolea-Amici Funeral Home, 115 North Main St., Mansfield on Sunday May 2 from 12-4pm. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Burial will be private. In Lieu of flowers donations may be made to Asera Care Hospice, 40 Washington St., Suite 100, Wellesley Hills, MA 02481.
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