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Therese F. Blais Gaynor
  • Seasons Hospice
    20 Mall Rd.
    Burlington, MA 01803

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“I am so sorry for your loss. I hope Jer. 29: 11,12 brings you comfort during this difficult time. ”
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“I am so sorry for your loss. I hope Jer. 29: 11,12 brings you comfort during this difficult time. ”
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“Our deepest Sympathy to all the Gaynor Family. You were wonderful next door neighbor's of ours for almost forty years and we miss you all! Terry...Read More »
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“Prayers to the family of Theresa. I haven't seen Terry in many years but remember her fondly. ”
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“Heaven received another angel, rest in peace Terry. My condolences to the family. ”
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Therese F. (Blais) Gaynor, 83, of Marlborough MA, died Tuesday, August 9, 2016. Born in Holland, Vermont, she was the daughter of the late Elphege and Angeline (Pomerleau) Blais and the wife of John J. "Jack" Gaynor of Marlborough.
A licensed hairdresser for many years, she was the owner of Terry Gaynor's Beauty Shoppe in Marlborough. After working for Kenneth's and Mr. John's in Marlborough, she opened her business in 1971. She was a Red Sox fan and an avid bingo and card player. Mrs. Gaynor was devoted to her faith, her family and her customers.
Besides her husband, she is survived by her son, David M. Gaynor of Jacksonville, FL, her daughters, Valerie J. Tomacelli of Leominster, Roxanne M. Hunt of Acton and Jacqueline M. Sedam and her husband John of Marlborough, her brothers, Robert Blais of Jacksonvile, FL, Richard Blais of Fredericksburg, VA, Donald Blais and his wife Sara of Jacksonville, FL and Silvio Blais and his wife Mary Ellen of Marlborough, her sister, Lucille Monti and her husband Louis of Marlborough, her grandchildren, Matthew Tomacelli and his wife Diane, Amanda Zow and her husband Darren, Andrew Russell, Krystina Russell, Kathleen Hunt, Laura Hunt and Charles Sedam and her great- grandson, Zackary Tomacelli, and many many nieces and nephews. She was also the sister of the late Julien and Norman Blais, Marie Paulle and Claudette Gaynor and the mother in law of the late Daniel E. Tomacelli.
There will be no visiting hours. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, August 20 at 9:00 am at the Immaculate Conception Church, 11 Prospect St., Marlborough, MA. Burial will be held at the convenience of the family. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday at 11:00 am at the Moose Lodge, 67 Fitchburg St., Marlborough, MA
Donations may be made to Season's Hospice, 20 Mall Rd., Burlington, MA, 01803
Arrangements are under the direction of the Slattery Funeral Home, Inc., 40 Pleasant St., Marlborough, MA.