Jeanne L. (Dumont) Parlee of Chelmsford, MA
Jeanne L. (Dumont) Parlee, 87, of Chelmsford died surrounded by her loving family at her home on Tuesday, June 27, 2017.
She was married to Charles A. Parlee with whom she celebrated their 66 wedding anniversary on June 23, 2017.
Born in Brighton, MA she was the daughter of the late William and Mary Dumont. She graduated from St. Joseph Academy in Lowell with the class of 1948 and earned an Associate’s Degree from Lowell Commercial College.
Jeanne was a devoted homemaker to her husband, children and grandchildren. In her early years, she worked as a secretary for the Mohair Plush Mill Company.
She was a communicant of St. Mary Church in Chelmsford and St. John Church in Townsend and was an active member.
Jeanne was a member of the Chelmsford Garden Club, the Chelmsford Historical Society, the Ashby Historical Society and the Discalced Carmelite.
She generously supported EWTN, Presentation of Mary Academy of Hudson NH, the Covenant House and America Needs Fatima.
Jeanne was a partner of the J & C Management Company of Chelmsford. She was dedicated to restoring historical properties with her husband.
She enjoyed being a winter resident of Naples, FL.
Besides her husband she is survived by her daughters, Charlene Parlee of Chelmsford and Robyn and her husband, William Whitehouse of Chelmsford; brother-in-law, Henry Parlee of Chelmsford; sister-in-law, Irene Dumont of Dracut; grandchildren, Justin and his wife, Ashleigh Whitehouse, Adam Whitehouse, Travis Whitehouse, Blake Whitehouse and Jayden Parlee-Vines and many nieces and nephews.
She was the sister of the late Paul Dumont and Emile Dumont.
Family and friends invited to the Dolan Funeral Home, 106 Middlesex Street, Chelmsford, MA 01863 at 10A.M. on Fri. Funeral Mass at 11A.M. at St. Mary Church, 25 North Road, Chelmsford, MA 01824. Burial in St. Joseph Cemetery, Chelmsford, MA. Memorials may be made in her name to the charity of one’s choice. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME Chelmsford, MA 978-251-4041. Guestbook at www.dolanfuneralhome.com