Nancy C. (Whitmarsh) Lafond


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Gloucester - Nancy C. (Whitmarsh) Lafond, age 83, died June 2, 2019, at Seacoast Nursing Home. She was the wife of William R. Lafond and the late Kenneth H. Pinkham. She was born and raised in Gloucester, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Bertha (Knowlton) Whitmarsh. She graduated from Gloucester High School class of 1954.
She worked as a Bookkeeper for various businesses for many years at Empire Fish Company, Empire Clothing, Elm Farm, Action, and Gloucester Direst Court.
She loved to play the piano, needle point, family history, bluegrass music, concerts. She was a longtime member of the auxiliary at the Gloucester Fraternity Club.
Most of all she enjoyed traveling with her husband and spending time with her family.
In addition to her husband she is survived by her sons, Scott Pinkham and his wife Bonnie of Gloucester, Steven G. Pinkham and his wife Sharon of Gloucester, Wayne Lafond and his wife Wendy of Fla., John Lafond of Gloucester; a daughter, Carol Bazel of Gloucester; a brother, Robert K. Whitmarsh Jr.; four sisters, Margaret O. Berkowitz of Md., Lois A. Hamilton, Mary E. Nickerson of Beverly, Laura J. Ball of Amesbury, and sister-in-law Sharon Mason; 14 grandchildren, Jeffrey S. Pinkham and his wife Laura, Corey W. Pinkham and his wife Katelyn, Ryan P. Pinkham and his fiancée Carly, Kayla Pinkham and her partner Dan, Adam Pinkham, Alisha Pinkham, Amber Pinkham, Mackenzie, Zachary Lafond, William Bazel, Christopher Lafond, Carrie Ann Michloski, Grace Marie Lafond, Michelle Lafond, Amanda Lafond; and many great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. She was predeceased by her son Dana A. Pinkham.

Her funeral service will be held on Thursday, June 6, in the Campbell Funeral Home, 61 Middle St., Gloucester, at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visitation will be held prior from 9 to 10 a.m. Burial will be held in beech Brook Cemetery Gloucester. Contributions may be made in her name to Friends of Seacoast, 292 Washington Street, Gloucester, MA 01930.
Published on June 5, 2019
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3 posts

Deborah Guyer
Jun 10, 2019
I remember parties and lot of memories of Bonnie's wedding and sweet memories of mrs lafond thoughts sympathy to the family of Nancy lafond.
Lorraine Tarr
Jun 06, 2019
So for your loss. Nancy was a wonderful person. I have know her since I was 6 years old. She was. Just a great person.
Peter and Marilyn Pecunies
Jun 05, 2019
With our deepest sympath to her fa