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Kathleen M. Powers

January 13, 1951 March 29, 2018
Kathleen M. Powers
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Obituary for Kathleen M. Powers

Uxbridge- Kathleen M. (Higgins) Powers, 67, of Uxbridge passed away Thurs. March 29, 2018 at home with her family at her side. She was the wife of John B. Powers, Jr. for 42 loving years.

Mrs. Powers had been a teacher at Millis Middle School for 37 years before retiring in 2008.

Kathleen was born January 13, 1951 in Framingham to the late Ralph A. and Helen M. (Booth) Higgins. She graduated from Marian High School, Framingham Class of 1969 and received her Bachelor’s Degree from Salem State University, Class of 1973.

She enjoyed the beach, crafts, spending time at their home in Wells, Maine and reading. She was a sports enthusiast and an avid fan of the NE Patriots. Most of all, Kathleen loved spending time with her 6 grandsons and 1 granddaughter.

In addition to her husband John, she is survived by her daughter, Erin Allis and her husband Charles of East Hampton, CT., two sons, Sean Powers and his wife Kerri of Warwick, RI and Ryan Powers and his wife Dena Vander Tuig of Baltimore, MD. , two brothers, Ralph Higgins Jr. and his wife Lois of Bellingham and Richard Higgins and his wife Dianne of Dennisport, 7 grandchildren, Andrew, Peyton, Jaxson, Jack, Hunter, Weston and Gabrien and many nieces and nephews

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Fri. April 6, 2018 at 10 AM in St. Mary’s Church, 77 Mendon St., Uxbridge.

Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Granite St., Uxbridge.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the BUMA FUNERAL HOME, Uxbridge.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Dana-Farber Cancer Center, Milford Regional Healthcare Foundation, 14 Prospect St., Milford, MA 01757 or to the Friends of Nubble, c/o Town of York Sohier Park, 186 York Street, York, ME 03909.

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Cemetery Details


St. Mary's Cemetery - Uxb. Final Resting Place

Granite Street
Uxbridge, MA 01569

Granite Street Uxbridge 01569 MA
United States

Memorial Contribution

Friends of Nubble, c/o Town of York Sohier Park

Dana-Farber Cancer Care Ctr.


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