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Hilton Head Island, SC - Jeanne D. Rich
Aged 79 of Hilton Head Island, SC, daughter of Delphio and Cecile Bracci(Caron).
She leaves behind her loving husband of 43 years Stephen F. Rich, daughters Delphine M. Comeau of Ipswich MA and Sarah J. LeBlanc of Danvers; sons, William P. Towne of Ipswich MA, and Gerald J. Towne of Salem NH, a brother, Peter G. Bracci of Plaistow NH, and two grandchildren, Andrew Muse of Utah, and Lindsay Reichen of California.
Jeanne was predeceased by a son Edward F. Towne and her sister Susan Vieira.
Prior to moving to Hilton Head Island in 1995, Jeanne lived in Bradford, Haverhill, North Andover, and Boxford.
She was educated at Haverhill High School, Bradford Junior College, Salem State College, and Northern Essex Community College.
Jeanne was multi-talented and excelled at all forms of arts and crafts including knitting, rug hooking, painting of all forms, sewing, decoupage, needlepoint and beading. She was also a passionate cook and loved to bake. She enjoyed gardening, tennis, bird watching, bridge, mahjong and playing Jeopardy. She was also gifted musically and loved playing the piano and flute.
She was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend.
Services will be private. The Island Funeral Home and Crematory. www.islandfuneralhome.com.
Published on June 20, 2019
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3 posts

Barbara Manning Dion
Jul 04, 2019
It's with sadness I just learnt of Jean's passing. We were childhood friends on Bradford Ave , continued our friendship through High school and years after.We lost touch over time but some old Bradford ties informed me of her remarriage and move to Hilton head . Prayers for her and her family . I will have wonderful memories always.
Sandy Therrien Sarasota Florida
Jun 17, 2019
I am so sorry to hear about your loss
I remember playing tennis with Jeanne
At Cedardale Bradford Ma My thoughts And prayers are with all the family
Judy (Mills) Merrill
Jun 16, 2019
I have fond memories of our high school years with Jeanne.The last time I saw her was at a Haverhill High School class reunion many years ago but when I recently had lunch with two other classmates we talked about her
and wondered how she was doing.