In memory of
Marjorie Dent died peacefully on February 21, 2018 at her home in Wenham, Massachusetts. Marjorie is survived by her daughter, Gillian Dent; son Ian Dent and daughter-in-law Lisa Boudreau; grandchildren Caroline and Eleina Dent; brother and sister-in-law, Eric and Joan Phillips; and sister- in-law Pat Phillips. Also survived by many nieces and nephews in the UK. Marjorie was born in Manchester, England on January 1, 1929 and married to the late Thomas Dent in 1952. Seeking a better life in North America after the destruction of England in World War II, Marjorie and Tom emigrated to Canada in 1953 and to the U.S. in 1960, ultimately settling in Burlington, MA. Following 35 years in Burlington, Marjorie lived in Marblehead, MA for nearly 20 years before moving to Wenham to live with Ian, Lisa, Caroline and Eleina. Gifts in lieu of flowers may be sent to All Care VNA and Hospice at allcare.org/donate or at 210 Market Street, Lynn, MA, 01901. A funeral service will take place on Saturday, March 17, at 2 p.m., at First Church In Wenham, 1 Arbor Street, Wenham, Massachusetts.
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