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Mary R. (Rice) Gilbert

January 1, 1923 ~ October 31, 2017 (age 94)

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Memorial Mass
November 13, 2017

11:00 AM
The Chapel at Brooksby Village
300 Brooksby Village Drive
Peabody, MA 01960

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Mary (Rice) Gilbert, 94, of Peabody, formerly of Framingham and Arlington, October 31, 2017. Daughter of the late Hugh J and Jane (Stanford) Rice.  Beloved wife of the late Wilbur J Gilbert. Devoted mother of Michael J Gilbert and his wife Alana of Salisbury, and the late William J Gilbert. Loving grandmother of 7 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. Sister of the late John S Rice and the late Hugh “Joe” Rice of Arlington and Delray Beach, FL.

Mary was a proud graduate of Arlington High School, Burdett College, and of the Nursing Home Administrators program at Babson College. She worked for many years as an administrator at St. Patrick’s Manor, Framingham.

Family and friends will honor and remember Mary’s life by gathering for her memorial mass on Monday morning November 13th, in The Chapel at Brooksby Village, 300 Brooksby Village Dr., Peabody at 11 o’clock.  Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. 

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Brooksby Village Scholarship Fund, 200 Brooksby Village Drive Peabody, MA 01960 or to the charity of your choice. 


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