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Jean M. Small

August 18, 1940 May 4, 2018
Jean M.  Small
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Obituary for Jean M. Small

Jean M. (Spacone) Small of Natick passed away Fri. May 4, 2018 at UMASS Medical Center, Worcester. She was the wife of Clayton R. Small.

Mrs. Small was a brave and strong woman who devoted her entire life to her family as a wife, mother, grandmother, and homemaker. She was known for her excellent culinary skills. Jean enjoyed crocheting and watching movies.

Jean was born Aug. 18, 1940 in Boston, the daughter of the late Patrick J. and Rose-Mary (Pagliocco) Spacone. She had been a resident of Milford before moving to Natick. She was a graduate of Gate of Heaven High School in South Boston, Class of 1958.

Mr. & Mrs. Small observed their 50th wedding anniversary last August.

In addition to her husband Clayton, she is survived by four sons: Michael C. and his wife Clarissa Small of Northborough, Richard and his wife Melanie Small of Norfolk, William and his wife Grace S. Small of Attleboro, and Patrick C. Small of Northborough. She is also survived by five sisters: Patricia A. Maguire and her husband Arthur of Ashland, Louise R. Galante and her husband Paul of Exeter, NH, Helen E. Santilli of Easton, Marie Huether and her husband Robert of West Roxbury, and Christine M. Spacone of Cambridge. Also, one brother, Paul Spacone of Worcester. Cherished Nana of Benedict R., Joseph H., Grace L., Elizabeth A., Margaret R., Christopher L., and Anna C. Small.

Visiting hours will be held Thurs. May 10, 2018 from 4-8 PM in the BUMA-SARGEANT FUNERAL HOME, 42 Congress St., Milford
Funeral services will be Fri. May 11, 2018 at 11 AM from the funeral home followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 12 Noon in St. Mary’s Church, 19 Winter St., Milford
Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Cedar St., Milford.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Benedict Abbey, 252 Still River Road, Still River, MA 01467

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4:00 PM 5/10/2018 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 5/10/2018 8:00:00 PM
Buma-Sargeant Funeral Home

42 Congress Street
Milford, MA 01757

Buma-Sargeant Funeral Home
42 Congress Street Milford 01757 MA
United States





12:00 PM 5/11/2018 12:00:00 PM
St. Mary's Church-Milford

19 Winter Street
Milford, MA 01757

St. Mary's Church-Milford
19 Winter Street Milford 01757 MA
United States

Cemetery Details


St. Mary's Cemetery Final Resting Place

Cedar Street, Rte 85
Milford, MA 01757

Cedar Street, Rte 85 Milford 01757 MA
United States

Memorial Contribution

St. Benedict Abbey

252 Still River Road
Still River, MA 01467

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