Deborah A. (Rapa) Larkham of Westford formerly of Salem, NH

 

Deborah A. (Rapa) Larkham, 56, of Westford formerly of Salem, NH died at her home surrounded by her loving family on Monday, September 11, 2017.

She was married to Paul V. Larkham with whom she celebrated their 32nd wedding anniversary on June 22, 2017.

Born in Methuen, she was the daughter of Angelo and Gloria Rapa. She graduated from Salem High School in Salem, NH with the class of 1979.

She was previously employed as a medical practice manager in Manchester, NH.

She was a communicant of St. Catherine of Alexandria Church in Westford.

She enjoyed sewing, decorating, doing crafts, and motor homing with the family and her dogs. She loved Christmas, where she could really show her decorating skills throughout her home.

Besides her husband and her parents, she is survived by her son, Timothy and his wife, Jill Larkham of Chelmsford; daughter, Victoria Larkham of Westford; sisters, Sharon and her husband, Warren Coonrod of Palm Coast, FL and Linda Norton of Salem, NH; sisters-in-law, Virginia and her husband, William Brown of Plattsburg, NY, Diane and her husband, Robert Doyle of Westford, Francesca and her husband, Richard Graves of Winchendon, MA and Christine and her husband, Thomas Mirabito of North Hampton, NH; brother-in-law, Peter and his wife, Suzanne Larkham of Manchester, NH and many nieces and nephews.

She was the sister-in-law of the late Phillip Larkham of Lowell.

Visiting hours Thurs. 4 to 8 P.M. Funeral Fri. at 8A.M. from the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD, with a funeral Mass at 9A.M. at St. Catherine of Alexandria Church, Westford. Burial in the Pinegrove Cemetery, Westford. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.

Visitation

September 14, 2017
4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Dolan Funeral Home

Funeral

September 15, 2017
8A.M. DFH 9A.M. Church
St. Catherine of Alexandria Church, Westford
  1. Rosemary & Don Foss says:

    To the Larkham family. We are deeply sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  2. Bob Finn and family says:

    Paul I am very sorry for your lost my prayers are with you and your family

  3. Brian Kingsley says:

    Dear Paul And Family
    Paul you may not remember me but I worked with you and Debbie on the ambulance in Lowell for A Medic. My deepest sympathy on the loss of Debbie. She was an exceptional person and EMT. I always remember the great times we all had back in the day. God Bless

  4. Johanne Dallaire says:

    Our deepest condolences to Paul,Tim and his wife and Victoria. Was so sorry to hear of Deb’s illness and her battle. Deb was a very special and beautiful lady inside and out. Now she is resting peacefully in the Lord. Praying to God to give you strength and ease your heavy hearts.
    Johanne and Gary Dallaire

  5. Deborah Batista says:

    Deepest condolences to you and your family. May Deb rest peacefully.

  6. Ellie Keating and Charlie Yagar says:

    Tim, Jill and family, We are so sorry to hear about Deborah. Although we didn’t know her very long, she was a vivacious and friendly lady.
    We are so glad we met her and that she was there for Tim and Jill’s wedding!
    Our condolences

  7. Cindy Roach says:

    I’m truly sorry for the loss of your daughter. You and family are in my thoughts and prayers. Cindy Roach

    • gloria rapa says:

      CINDY THANK YOU SO VERY MUCH SHE IS SO VERY SPECIAL WILL MISS SO VERY VERY MUCH SHE IS NO LONGER IN ANY PAIN AND SHE IS AT PEACE NOW WITH HER BELOVED GRANDMOTHER

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