Ann M. Thornley

January 6, 2020


Ann M. Thornley, 78, of Taunton, passed away on Monday, January 6, 2020, at home. She was the wife of the late Richard Thornley.

Ann was born in Dighton; she was the daughter of the late Albert W. And Yvonne M. (Bourque) Gordon. She worked for as a residential counselor for Bay Cove Human Services for the past ten years. Mrs. Thornley enjoyed listening to music, and spending time with her beloved cat Dillon.

Survivors are two sisters; Carol Abrams of Rehoboth and Emelie McDermott of Taunton, one brother; Gerry Gordon of Middleboro, as well as several nieces and nephews. Ann was the mother of the late Andrea Boivan-Gordon.

Visitation for Mrs. Thornley will be held on Monday, January 13, 2020, from 9-10:30am, in the Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home, 350 Somerset Ave., Taunton, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11am, in St. Andrew's the Apostle Church, 19 Kilmer Ave, Taunton. Burial will be in St. Francis Cemetery, Glebe St., Taunton. Relatives and friends are invited to attend.

Memorial Donations in Ann's memory may be made to the Taunton Animal Shelter, 821 W. Water Street, Taunton, or to a charity of one's choice.


JAN 13. 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM (EST)

Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home
350 Somerset Avenue
Taunton, MA, 02780

Funeral Mass

JAN 13. 11:00 AM (EST)

St. Andrew the Apostle
19 Kilmer Ave.
Taunton, MA


JAN 13 (EST)

St. Francis Cemetery, Taunton
N. Walker St.
Taunton, MA

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