Marjorie C. Mulherin of Norton died Sunday November 22 at the Epoch of Norton Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. She was the beloved wife of the late Joseph Mulherin and Albert A. Peterson. She was 87 years old.
Born on July 12, 1922, she was the loving daughter of the late Norman and Helen (Binden) Cornell and was one of their nine children. Mrs. Mulherin grew up in Fall River and was a graduate of Durfee High School. She then lived in Mansfield for many years before spending 20 years in Maine and returning to Norton where she lived for the past 10 years. She worked at the former Fairfield Optical in Mansfield as well as the former Premier Plastics in Attleboro many years ago. She was a former member of the United Methodist Church in Mansfield where she was a member of the Women's Group and taught Sunday School. She was a Den Mother for the local Cub Scout Organization and enjoyed knitting, crocheting and cooking.
Mrs. Mulherin was the devoted mother of Nancy Barnes and Barbara
of Mansfield and the late Albert Peterson. She was the loving sister of Marilyn Forcier of Johnston, RI. She is also survived by 7 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and 5 great-great grandchildren.
A Funeral Service will be held at the Bolea-Amici Funeral Home, 115 N. Main Street, Mansfield on Saturday November 28 at 10am. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Visiting Hours will be Friday 4-8pm. Interment in Spring Brook Cemetery, Mansfield. www.boleafuneralservices.com
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