Michlyn (Scarpitto) Queenan of N. Chelmsford
She was married to Bernard “Bernie” Queenan with whom she celebrated their 31st wedding anniversary on August 3, 2016.
Born in North Adams, she was the daughter of the late Dr. Michael and Jacqueline Scarpitto. She graduated from Stoneham High School with the class of 1966. Michlyn earned a BA in Latin and Spanish from UMass Amherst, a Masters in Counseling from Boston State, a BA in Italian from Harvard, and a BA in French from Paris, France.
Michlyn was a dedicated and beloved foreign language teacher at Chelmsford High School for forty-seven years. She truly loved teaching. She also loved to travel and “putting on her fineries”.
She was a communicant of St. John the Evangelist Church.
Michlyn was devoted to her family. She loved being a wife and above all loved being a mother and grandmother.
She always comported herself in a classy, collegial, professional manner.
Besides her husband, she is survived by her son, Sean M. Queenan of Chelmsford; daughter, Alexa E. Queenan of Dracut; brother, Michael and his wife, Noreen Scarpitto of Reading; sisters, Carolyn and her husband, Richard Warmington of Saratoga, CA, and Renee Henning of Arlington, VA; brother-in-law, James and his wife, Shelia Queenan of Hudson, NH; sister-in-law, Mary and her husband, John Sproul of Leominster; grandchildren, Mia Queenan, and Jayleigh Queenan; two nieces and four nephews.
She was a kind, gracious, outgoing person who brought happiness and compliments galore into the lives of everyone she knew. Michlyn will forever be missed by her family and friends, but her uplifting spirit and infectious smile will burn bright of those she left behind.
Visiting hours Sun. 1 to 4 P.M. Funeral Mon. at 8A.M. from the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD, with a Funeral Mass at 9A.M. at St. John the Evangelist Church. Private burial in the Southview Cemetery, North Adams. Memorials may be made in her name to the Chelmsford High School Alumni Association, 200 Richardson Road, N. Chelmsford, MA 01863.