Jeanne E. Norris, 74, of Bourne died at home on October 5 after a short battle with cancer. She had previously lived in Forestdale.

Born in Roslindale, she was the eldest of the seven children of Mary L. and John B. Norris.

Ms. Norris loved traveling, gardening and cooking for her family and friends.

She leaves two children, Sheila Frechette and Matthew A. Toy; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two sisters and a brother; and other family.

Ms. Norris also was the mother of the late Ralph Carlevale Jr. and the late Daniel R. Toy.

A celebration of her life took place on Sunday, October 17.

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