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Carolyn E. Powers
  • Jimmy Fund
    10 Brookine Place West 6th Floor
    Boston, MA 02445

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Melrose, MA 02176
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“Carolyn was a friend of my mother, Mary Campbell. Carolyn was truly one-of-a-kind. As I grew up, she was always there for every milestone, the happy...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Julie (Campbell) Salickram - MA

“There with you in spirit. Can't make services .... may you all be able to rest now. Love,Cindy ”
2 of 7 | Posted by: Cindy Cavallaro - Family Friend

“Dear Kathy,Hoping you find peace and comfort as you deal with the loss of your sister. Praying that her infant daughter is back in her arms.My...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Sue Daly - Melrose, MA

“Carolyn was one of those rare persons whose wit and intelligence could cut through all pretense and leave you either floored with laughter or quietly...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Mary Lawrence - Limington, ME

“We were sad to hear the news of Carolyn's passing. Carolyn worked at our laboratory for a number of years in a variety of jobs. She was well liked...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Larry Pickering - Woburn, MA

“Dear Kathy And Donny Just Want To Say How Sorry We Are To hear Of Your Sisters Passing.Please know Our Prayers Are With You All At This Time...God...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Ernie . Cathy Karelas - Melrose, MA

“Rest In Peace Carolyn. ”
7 of 7 | Posted by: Lois Brennan - Hingham, MA


Carolyn E. Powers, of Melrose, died on November 19, 2017 at the age of 66. She was predeceased by her infant daughter and was the daughter of the late James & Gertrude Powers. Sister of Kathleen A. Powers of Melrose, Donald A. Powers & his fiancé Susan A. Kureta of Beverly, and the late David Powers. Aunt of Erin Powers & her fiancé Gil Ortega of Hamilton, NJ, and Kaileen Powers of Qunicy. Great-Aunt of Riley and Hadley Ortega. Niece of Edward Powers of Granby and Patricia Walsh of Melrose. Also survived by many cousins. Visiting Hours will be held on Friday, Nov. 24, 2017 from 4:00-8:00 PM at the Gately Funeral Home, 79 W. Foster St., Melrose. A Funeral Mass will be held at 10 AM on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017 at Most Blessed Sacrament Church, 1155 Main St., Wakefield. Relatives & friends are respectfully invited to attend. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in Carolyn's name to the Jimmy Fund,10 Brookline Place West, 6th Floor, Brookline, MA 02445-7226 . Interment will be private.