Janine Hebert Harrington, 62, of Sandwich died on May 10.
She was the daughter of the late Alfred and Jeanne Hebert.
Ms. Harrington received her registered nurse degree from Massachusetts General Hospital in 1977 and worked in all aspects of nursing, most recently as director of nursing at Riverview School.
She enjoyed cooking, baking, gardening and spending time at the family cottage in Pemaquid, Maine.
For the last 4 1/2 years of her life she participated in ovarian cancer medication trials at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.
Ms. Harrington leaves her husband of 34 years, Lawrence B. Harrington; three children, Joshua B. Harrington, Tyler J. Harrington and Sarah J. Harrington: her sister, Charlene Morgan; and her brother, Stephen Hebert.
A service will be held on Wednesday, May 14, at 11 AM at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 159 Main Street, Sandwich.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, c/o Ursula Matulonis, In memory of Janine Hebert Harrington: Early detection of ovarian cancer research, 450 Brookline Ave., Boston, MA 02215.