Tracy Purchase

May 11, 2018


Tracy Purchase, 47, of New Bedford, passed away on Friday, May 11, 2018, at Saint Luke's Hospital after a courageous battle with cancer.

She was born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Robert H. Harding and Norma Purchase. Tracy graduated from New Bedford Vocational High School, in 1988. She worked for Dunkin Donuts on Nauset Street, in New Bedford, for thirty-one years. Tracy enjoyed camping, singing Karaoke, and being with her family and many friends.

Survivors are her beloved daughter: Marrisa D. Wunschel of New Bedford; three sisters: Nancy Purchase of New Bedford; Belinda Smith of Acushnet; and Patricia Fortes of Florida; along with several nieces and nephews. She was the companion of the late Thomas Wunschel.

Calling Hours will be held on Tuesday, May 15, 2018, from 4-7pm, with a Funeral Service, on Wednesday, May 16, 2018, at 10am, in the Donaghy-Hathaway Funeral Home, 465 County Street, New Bedford. Relatives and friends are invited to attend, burial to follow in Acushnet Cemetery.

Calling Hours

MAY 15. 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EDT)

Donaghy-Hathaway Funeral Home
465 County Street
New Bedford, MA, 02740

Funeral Service

MAY 16. 10:00 AM (EDT)

Donaghy-Hathaway Funeral Home
465 County Street
New Bedford, MA, 02740

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