Joan E. Loughlin

1935 ∼ 2018

Joan E. Loughlin

Joan E. Loughlin, 83, of Bridgewater and formerly of Braintree and Dorchester died peacefully on Sept. 10. Joan was the loving daughter of the late Augustus and Lillian (Blute) Lundgren and grew up in St. Peters Parish of Dorchester. After high school she married  Richard Loughlin and the two would raise their children in Dorchester before moving to Braintree in 1975. Joan worked for many years as a teller for New England Merchants National Bank in Neponset.  Joan was a well liked and witty woman who enjoyed her time with her family and friends. In her younger years she was an enthusiastic bowler and enjoyed traveling with her husband Richard.

Joan was the loving wife of 62 years to Richard Loughlin of Bridgewater and devoted mother of Carol V. Lechiara of Webster and the late Paul R. Loughlin.  “Grandmother” of Paul, Linda, Lacey, Timothy, Corey, Melanie, and “Great Grandmother” of four. Sister of the late Marilyn E. Blakeslee and also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, and loving relatives.

Family and friends are cordially invited to the Prophett-Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 98 Bedford St. Bridgewater on Sun. Sept. 16th for a visitation period beginning at noon and concluding with a short service at 2:00pm.

Burial will be private.


Sunday, September 16, 2018
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Sunday, September 16, 2018 | 2:00 PM

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Joan E. Loughlin

1935 ∼ 2018

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