FRAMINGHAM – Jean Marie (Gruppi) MacDonald, 78, of Hopkinton, Massachusetts, passed away on Tuesday August 16, 2022 after a brief illness.
Born and raised in Framingham, she was the daughter of Henry Gruppi and Elsie May (Latown) Gruppi. Jean was a kind and gentle soul, and loved by all who had the privilege of meeting her.
A graduate of Framingham High School, homemaker and mother of two daughters. She loved books and was an avid reader. She also had a passion for cooking as well as flowers, plants and gardening.
She was a resident of Southborough for over 30 years, where she and her husband raised their two girls.
She is predeceased by her beloved husband of 43 years, John F MacDonald. She is survived by her two daughters, Beth A Strout of Northborough, Massachusetts and Kellee J MacDonald of Milford, Massachusetts; as well as three grandsons Justin Strout, Erik Strout, Brendan Hemenway and many extended family members.
The family will be holding private services in celebration of her life.
For online tributes or to share a memory with Jean’s family, kindly visit www.mccarthyfh.com