In memory of
Thelma E. Litchfield
Thelma E. Litchfield, age 87, of Hanover, passed away on February 14, 2017, surrounded by the love and care of her family. She was raised in Watertown, the daughter of the late Joseph and Edna Stead. Beloved wife of the late Paul N. Litchfield Jr. She was the loving mother of Paul and his wife Beverly Litchfield of Hanover, Leigh Litchfield of Cambridge, Beth Litchfield of Kingston and the late Susan Keller and her husband George of Rockland. Treasured Nana of Laura Drew of Newburg, Mo., Thomas Keller of Rockland, Brad Litchfield of Quincy and Kelly Litchfield of Plymouth. Also survived by her sister Lauretta Stead of Bedford and five great-grandchildren. Thelma worked as a teacher's aid for many years in the Hanover Elementary Schools, upon her husbands passing she returned to school and obtained her nursing degree and served as a dedicated and caring nurse at the South Shore Hospital until her retirement . She was a past President of the Hanover Visiting Nurse Association, Inc. and current board member; she was also very giving of her time as a volunteer with Road to Responsibility, Inc. Thelma loved spending time with her family, special friends, and friends at the pool, Cape Cod, and Hanover Senior Center. Thelma will be forever remembered for her loving and kind spirit. The family welcomes friends and loved ones to celebrate her life on Sunday, February 19, 2017 from 3 - 6 p.m. at the Magoun - Biggins Funeral Home, 135 Union Street, Rockland, MA. Burial will take place on Monday, February 20, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. at the Hanover Center Cemetery in Hanover. The Family asks that donations may be made in Thelma's memory to: Hanover Visiting Nurse Association, Inc., 550 Hanover Street, Suite 35, Hanover, MA 02339 or Road to Responsibility, Inc., 1831 Ocean Street, Marshfield, MA 02050. For more information please visit www.magounbiggins.com .
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