Darlene Janet Morency of Westford, MA
She was the wife of Normand Morency with whom she had celebrated their 63rd wedding anniversary on Feb. 14th of 2016.
Born in Vining, MN, she was the daughter of the late Benjamin and Bertha Bendickson. She grew up and was educated in Minnesota prior to meeting her husband Normand and they were married in 1953.
Darlene enjoyed cleaning houses for several families in the Greater Lowell area for many years.
She was a longtime resident of the Nabnasset section of Westford MA. She loved to cook especially for family and friends, she also loved watching the Boston Red Sox on TV.
Darlene was known especially for her heart of gold and her kindness to all.
She attended St. John the Evangelist Church in North Chelmsford, MA.
Besides her husband Normand she is survived by three sons, Jeffrey Normand Morency and his companion Karen Owens of Plano, TX, Steven and his wife Laurie Morency of Townsend, MA, Bruce Morency and his companion Doreen Columbe of Lowell; three daughters, Julie and Stephen Gill of Cupar Fife, Scotland, Shelly and Ronald Crawford of Pendleton, SC, Suzanne and Elton Tanner III of Dauphin Island, AL; two brothers, Kenneth and Glenda Bendickson of Phoenix, AZ, Delbert and Gail Bendickson of Post Falls, ID; one sister, Bunice Peters and her Longtime companion Roy Dow of Fallon, NV. Floyd’s wife Berit Bendickson who resides in Philips, SD; 14 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her son, Brian Morency who passed away Oct. 4, 2016, her twin sister Arlene Roebeck who passed in 1969 and a brother Floyd Bendickson who passed in Sept. 2013.
There are no visiting hours. Funeral Service will be November 3, 2016
Thursday at 1:00 PM at the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST.CHELMSFORD. In lieu of flowers please make Donations to the American Cancer Society https://donate.cancer.org/ or Donation Mailing Address PO Box 22478 Oklahoma City, OK 73123. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.