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521 West Main St
NORTH ADAMS, MA 01247
Phone: (413) 663-6523
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Dorothy Howcroft

Dorothy Winifred Howcroft (Johnson)

Thursday, April 7th, 1927 - Saturday, November 9th, 2019
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Obituary

Dorothy Winifred (Johnson) Howcroft, 92, of Williamstown, MA died on Saturday November 9, 2019 at Williamstown Commons.
She was born in Adams on April 7, 1927 a daughter of the late George & Carrie (Mahar) Johnson. She graduated from Adams High School in 1945 and then went on to attend Bliss Business College. In her early years she worked at Sprague Electric Company and later was primarily a loving and devoted homemaker to her family. Dorothy was an active member of St. John’s Episcopal Church in Williamstown, MA and was a member of its Altar Guild for many years.
Dorothy’s husband, Frederick William Howcroft died on October 16, 1997. They were married on August 5, 1950. Survivors include three daughters- Elizabeth “Betsy” Howcroft of Williamstown, Rebecca “Becky” Howcroft and her husband, Greg of Amherst, MA and Lydia Smith of Fishkill, NY. She also leaves a grandson, Ryan Smith. She was predeceased by son in law Colin Smith and granddaughter, Kerri Lynn Smith.
FUNERAL NOTICE: A funeral to celebrate the life of Dorothy will be held on Friday, November 15, 2019 at 11:00 AM at St. John’s Episcopal Church in Williamstown. Burial will follow in Eastlawn Cemetery. Calling hours will be on Thursday from 5-7 PM at the Flynn & Dagnoli Funeral Home- WEST CHAPEL 521 West Main St. North Adams, MA 01247. Donations may be made to St. John’s Church Williamstown or the charity of the donor’s choice in care of the funeral home. To add to the Book of Memories, please visit www.flynndagnolifuneralhomes.com.
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  • Visitation

    Thursday, November 14th, 2019 | 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    When
    Thursday, November 14th, 2019 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Location
    Flynn & Dagnoli-Montagna Home for Funerals- West Chapel
    Address
    521 West Main St.
    North Adams, MA 01247
    NORTH ADAMS, MA 01247
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  • Service

    Friday, November 15th, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Friday, November 15th, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    St. John's Episcopal Church
    Address
    35 Park St.
    WILLIAMSTOWN, MA 01267
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    Officiant
    Rev. Nathaniel Anderson
  • Interment

    Location
    Eastlawn Cemetery
    Address
    605 Main St.
    WILLIAMSTOWN, MA 01267
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