1942 – 2020
Frances C. (Dansereau) Harpin, 78, formerly of Blackstone, MA, died peacefully on Monday, April, 20, 2020 in Stafford, CT after a long illness. She was the beloved wife of the late Joseph E. A. Harpin.
Born in Woonsocket, RI, a daughter of the late Francis Dansereau and Anna (Piekos) Dansereau. She graduated from St. Clare High School.
Mrs. Harpin was employed by McCarthy’s Department Store as a bookkeeper. She was a communicant and Eucharistic Minister for St. Paul’s Church in Blackstone, MA. She enjoyed spending time with her family and doting on her grandchildren.
Frances is survived by her son, Michael E. Harpin and his wife, Tracy, of Millville, MA, a daughter, Karen P. (Harpin) Farnum and her husband, Christopher, of Tolland, CT., four grandchildren, Kelsey Harpin Courcy and her husband Joseph, Corey Harpin, Bradley Farnum, and Alexander Farnum. She also leaves three great-granddaughters, Elora, Eden, and Everly Courcy. Frances was predeceased by her granddaughter, Jessica Harpin.
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