Carol Devitt, 79, Retired Educator

FRAMINGHAM – Carol A. Devitt, age 79, died peacefully, February 12, 2018 at the Bethany Healthcare Center in Framingham.

Born in Boston, she was the daughter of the late John A. and Anna (Sullivan) Devitt.

Devitt attended the Notre Dame Academy High, Hingham, graduated from Emmanuel College, Boston and received her Master’s Degree from Fairfield University, Fairfield, CT and Boston State College.

She  was a former Sister of Notre Dame where she taught English and History at Cardinal Cushing Central High School in S. Boston, St. Mary School in the North End, St. Mary School in Lawrence, Bishop Fenwick High School, Peabody. Later as a teacher in the Waltham Public School System.

She enjoyed time with her family and friends at her home in Arlington and summer home in Wells, Maine.

She is survived by her cousins, Judith Devitt of West Roxbury and Sr. Helen Sullivan, CSJ of Brighton. She also leaves behind her dear friend Dorothy Lynch of Holbrook.

Visiting hours will be at Holy Spirit Chapel, Bethany Health Care Center, 97 Bethany Road, Framingham, Friday, February 16, from 9:15-10:15 a.m. followed by Funeral Mass at 10:30 a.m.

Burial will follow at Milton Cemetery in Milton.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Norton Funeral Home in Framingham.

In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made to Bethany Healthcare Center, 97 Bethany Road, Framingham, MA 01702, C/O Sr. Jacquelyn McCarthy, CSJ.

Framingham Source Editor Susan Petroni

Susan Petroni Framingham Source Editor Email: Phone: 508-315-7176

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