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Mary K. (Brady) Lanctot

April 21, 2023


Mary K. (Brady) Lanctot, 72, of Blackstone MA, died suddenly Friday, April 21, 2023 in her home. She was the wife of the late JP (Lionel) Lanctot whom she married March 29, 2003. Born in Dorchester, she was the daughter of the late James and Mary (Harte) Brady.

Mary worked as an LPN for many years. Her longest tenure was for the Rehab Hospital of RI, formerly Fogarty Hospital, North Smithfield. She was also a stay-at-home mother prior and an Avon representative. She loved nursing, voraciously reading, her Irish heritage, knitting, crafting at the Blackstone Senior Center, and most of all spending time with her family and friends. Mary was extremely active with her Catholic faith, recently completed a Cursillo and attended church at the Divine Mercy (St. Paul's) regularly. Additionally, she was a 40+ year friend to Bill W.

Mary is survived by her children, Robin Hynds and her husband Christopher, of Londonderry, NH, Luke Lavallee and his wife Jennifer, of Bellingham, and Catherine Vaughan and her husband Johnathan, of South Hadley; her step children, Christine Lanctot and her husband, Rex Arsenault, of Woonsocket, RI; Scott Lanctot and his wife, Belinda, of Cumberland RI, and Joseph Lanctot and his wife, Stacy, of Blackstone; her siblings, Bernadette Biggs, of South Boston; Neil Brady, of Shavertown, PA, and Theresa Brady, of Penacook, NH; her former husband and friend, Maurice Lavallee of Bellingham ; nine grandchildren, Aidan Hynds, Oliver and Delilah Lavallee, Theodore Vaughan, and Brenden Murray, Sarah Fagan, Stephanie and Andrew Konicki; Kendra Lanctot; three great grandchildren, John Brown, Lilianah Lanctot and Freya Wood; as well as many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her siblings James Gerard Brady and Christine Baillargeon and her grandson Scott Lanctot.

A Catholic Mass and Burial will be held Thursday, May 4, 2023 at 11AM in Divine Mercy Parish at St.Paul Church, 48 St. Paul Street, Blackstone. Burial will follow in St. Paul Cemetery, Farm St., Blackstone. Calling hours are Wednesday from 4-7PM in the Holt Funeral Home, 510 South Main St. Woonsocket.

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May 3, 2023

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Holt Funeral Home
510 S Main St
Woonsocket, RI 02895

Funeral Mass
May 4, 2023

11:00 AM
Divine Mercy Parish at St. Paul's Church
48 St. Paul Street
Blackstone, MA 01504

Interment following funeral service
May 4, 2023

St. Paul's Cemetery
Farm Street
Blackstone, MA 01504


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