Word has been received that Margaret L. (Jacobsen) Reardon, 94, of East Falmouth died at Longmeadow Healthcare in Taunton on June 27 after a period of failing health.
She was the wife of Paul D. Reardon, who died in 2004.
The daughter of Louis Christian and Hilda (Webb) Jacobsen, Ms. Reardon was born, raised and educated in Dorchester.
She raised her family in Holbrook and worked for the Jordan Marsh Company in Braintree for many years. She moved to East Falmouth in 1981.
Ms. Reardon leaves her children, Paula M. Fife and her husband, Lee Fife, of Taunton, Dianne L. Howard and her husband, Rex Howard, of Sutton, and Edward L. Reardon and his wife, Robyn Reardon, of Snellville, Georgia; and her grandchildren, Amy Cascella of Athens, Georgia, Chad Reardon of Hawaii, Bryan Fife of Attleboro, Ashley Fife of Taunton, and Amanda Sokolow of Scarborough, Maine. She also leaves seven great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
She also was the mother of Paul D. Reardon Jr., who died in 1956, and the sister of the late Anna Doherty and Hilda O’Donnell.
Visiting hours will be held on Thursday, July 31, from 4 to 7 PM in Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 74 Algonquin Avenue, Mashpee.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, August 1, at 11:30 AM at St. Elizabeth Seton Church, 481 Quaker Road, North Falmouth.
Internment will follow at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne.