MEDFORD – Margarette Helen (Mills) Kowalczyk passed away Feb. 10, 2013, surrounded by family at a Bangor hospital. Born Aug. 8, 1936, in Lakeville, Mass., daughter of late George E. and Helen M. Mills, she resided most of her life in Lakeville until relocating to Medford, with daughter, Christine and son-in-law, Gary Greaves.
Margarette is survived by three children, Kathryn E. Shing and husband, Jeffrey, of Danville, N.H., Christine A. Greaves and husband, Gary, of Medford, and George A. Kaye of West Palm Beach, Fla.; three grandchildren, Patrick T. Lennon of New Bedford, Mass., Jennifer C. Lennon of Medford, and Hannah T. Shing of Danville, N.H.; sister, Billie Sleighthom of Wareham, Mass.; and sister-in-law, Frances Mills of Acushnet, Mass. She was predeceased by brothers, Roland and Robert Mills.
A celebration of her life and graveside services will be held at a later date.