Margaret A. (Martin) Coulombe

February 19, 2018


Margaret A.(Martin) Coulombe, 67 years old, died in Morton Hospital, on February 19, 2018. She was the wife of Jean Thomas Coulombe of Taunton.

Margaret was born in Taunton, daughter of the late Joseph C. and Claire (Beaulieu) Martin. She was educated in Taunton schools. She graduated from Taunton High School, in 1968, and from U Mass Dartmouth, in 1975. Margaret began her professional career with the F.W. Dodge Division of Mc Graw-Hill, in Boston, as an information editor and after raising her family she worked 19 years as a clerk at the TMLP. She retired in 2015. She also had worked as a Suburban News Correspondent for the Taunton Daily Gazette in the 1980's.

Margaret was a member of the Women's Guild of St. Andrew the Apostle Church. She recently enjoyed water color painting, photography and cooking. She was an ardent fan of all the Boston sports teams and enjoyed playing tennis. Margaret and her husband, Tom, traveled extensively throughout the United States.

Margaret is survived, besides her husband Tom, by her daughters, Bonnie Sheerin and her husband Timothy of Taunton, Mary Dahlgren and her husband Eric of Bridgewater and Carol Barker and her husband Jared of Barrington, RI. She is the grandmother of Evelyn and Halley Dahlgren and Teagan Sheerin. Margaret is the sister of Louise Tarbox and her husband Tim of Coventry, RI, Carol Rubin and her husband Howie of Wakefield and Elaine Hutchins and her husband Ted of Taunton. She is also survived by one aunt and one uncle in addition to nieces, nephews and cousins. She was pre-deceased by her brother, Richard J Martin, of Taunton and survived by her sister-in-law, Elaine Martin, also of Taunton.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a funeral from the Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home, 350 Somerset Ave, (Route 138 South), Taunton, on Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, at 9AM, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Andrew the Apostle Church, at 10AM.

Visiting hours on Thursday, from 4-8 PM. Interment St Francis Cemetery.

Calling Hours

FEB 22. 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM (EST)

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


FEB 23. 9:00 AM (EST)

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

Funeral Mass

FEB 23. 10:00 AM (EST)

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

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