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Lynn D. (Darby) Howland

December 28, 1944 ~ April 26, 2020 (age 75)



North Brookfield – Lynn (Darby) Howland, 75, of North Brookfield, died on Sunday, April 26, 2020 at Blair House in Worcester after a brief illness.


She leaves her husband of 53 years, George C. Howland, Jr.; her son, James C. Howland and his wife Ann of Leicester; her daughter, Jennifer D. LeBlanc and her husband Robert of Blackstone; her son-in-law, Francis M. Hart of Barre; her loving grandchildren, Shawn Howland, Zachary Grondin, Steven Howland, Alicia Carlander, Justin Hart, Samantha Hart and six great-grandchildren.  She was born in Somerville, New Jersey, daughter of the late Clifford K. and E. Minerva (March) Darby.  She and George have lived in North Brookfield for over 40 years. 


Lynn was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother.  She took pride in taking care of her family and her home.  She enjoyed quilting and was a talented seamstress.


A Graveside Service for Lynn will be held in Worcester County Memorial Park at a later date.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Haston Free Public Library, 161 N. Main Street, North Brookfield, MA 01535.



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