Marilyn F. “Dee Dee” Pierce

1931 ∼ 2019

Marilyn F. “Dee Dee” Pierce

MARILYN "DEE DEE" V. PIERCE, 87 ½, OF COTUIT, MA, PASSED AWAY COMFORTABLY AT HOME SURROUNDED BY HER FAMILY TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 5 , 2019

SHE WAS BORN JUNE 30, 1931 IN NEEDHAM, MA TO WAYLAND AND CLARA VAUGHAN.  SHE WENT TO HIGH SCHOOL AT NORTHFIELD/MT HERMON ALL GIRLS SCHOOL IN MA, AND GRADUATED FROM DUKE UNIVERSITY WITH BA IN MATHEMATICS. 

DEE DEE HAD FOUR SIBLINGS THAT HAVE PREDECEASED HER-- ELEANOR (PETER) BECKWITH, THEODORE (BARBARA) VAUGHAN & EMILY LOU (TED) CROSBY. SHE LEAVES HER SON, RICHARD (BEN) PIERCE AND HIS WIFE BARBARA (GOODIE).  FOUR WONDERFUL GRANDDAUGHTERS: KIMBERLY MARTIN, KELLI DOTTRIDGE, HOLLY DOTTRIDGE AND HEATHER GRISWOLD AND HER HUSBAND JERRY. SHE ALSO LEAVES 11 BEAUTIFUL GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN AND 1 BRAND NEW GREAT-GREAT GRANDSON.  SHE CARED FOR SEVERAL NIECES AND NEPHEWS WITH ALL HER LOVE. 

ALWAYS CARING FOR OTHERS ANYWHERE SHE WAS NEEDED AND VERY SELFLESS IN HELPING ANYONE WHO WAS IN DESPERATE NEED.  SHE NEVER SPOKE A NEGATIVE WORD ABOUT ANYONE IN ANY FASHION AND HER FAMILY HOPES TO LIVE AS CLOSE TO HER EXAMPLE AS POSSIBLE. DEE DEE WAS RETIRED FROM CAPE AND VINEYARD ELECTRIC CO (EVERSOURCE) WHERE SHE WORKED AS OFFICE MANAGER FOR OVER 20 YEARS.  SHE WAS AN AVID COUPONER.  SHE GAVE TO SEVERAL ORGANIZATIONS AND VOLUNTEERED AT THE SANDWICH PUBLIC LIBRARY.

VISITING HOURS WILL BE 1-3 PM FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2019 AT JOHN LAWRENCE FUNERAL HOME, 3778 FALMOUTH RD., MARSTONS MILL, MA. WITH A MEMORIAL SERVICE AT FOLLOW.

IN LIEU OF FLOWERS, PLEASE SEND DONATIONS TO THE VNA OF CC HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE FOR THE COMPASSIONATE AND PROFESSIONAL CARE DEEDEE AND HER FAMILY RECEIVED.  434 RTE 134, SUITE D-3, SOUTH DENNIS, MA  02660.

Visitation

Friday, February 8, 2019
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

John-Lawrence Funeral Home
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Funeral

Friday, February 8, 2019 | 3:15 PM

John-Lawrence Funeral Home
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Donations

IN LIEU OF FLOWERS, PLEASE SEND DONATIONS TO THE VNA OF CC HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE FOR THE COMPASSIONATE AND PROFESSIONAL CARE DEEDEE AND HER FAMILY RECEIVED.  434 RTE 134, SUITE D-3, SOUTH DENNIS, MA  02660.

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Marilyn F. “Dee Dee” Pierce

1931 ∼ 2019

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