Jeanne Marie Garin, 86, of Plainville and formerly of Jamaica Plain, and Everett, January 9, 2013, died January 9, 2013 in Attleboro. She was the dear sister of Sylvia Guarino, with whom she made her home.
A longtime Plainville resident, she had graduated with a degree in Social Work from the Boston College where she was a Magna Cum Laude recipient. Prior to retirement several years ago Ms. Garin had been a Social Worker for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
A very giving person, she was active with the Parishes of St. Martha in Plainville, and St. Mary in Wrentham. She loved to donate to charities that she felt made the difference, and those included the Christian Children’s Fund, her local Parishes, and to those organizations whose funds benefited animals. She loved crafts, and was known for the beautiful things that she knit or crocheted.
Relatives and friends are invited and may call at the RJ Ross Funeral Home, 135 South Street, Route 1A, Wrentham Centre, on Sunday from 12- 2 PM. Her Funeral Mass will be Monday at 9 AM, in St. Mary’s Church, 140 South Street, Route 1A, Wrentham Centre. Burial will be in Shepardville Cemetery, Plainville.
The family requests that no flowers be sent.