Mabel Christina Walkinshaw
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Jupiter, FL - Mabel C. (Moodie) Walkinshaw, of Jupiter, Fla., and formerly of West Melbourne, Fla., and Arlington and Rockport, Mass., passed away on November 5, 2019. Wife of John A.; mother of David and his wife Diane of Jupiter, Fla., Steven of Rockport, Mass., Scott and his husband Thomas Holleran of Jupiter, Fla., and Stacey Gunn of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.; mother-in-law of the late Mary Lynn Walkinshaw; grandmother of Corey O'Loughlin and her husband Michael, Erica Eggerman and her husband Matthew, Kasey and Matthew Walkinshaw and Patrick Vossmer; great-grandmother of Colin and Adeline O'Loughlin and Owen Eggerman; sister of Ruth Pearson, Duncan Moodie, Marion Lane and the late Carol Libby. Raised in Reading, Mass., Mabel spent most of her life in Arlington, Mass., where she raised her four children and was an active community member volunteering for Symmes Hospital Auxiliary and the Arlington Boys & Girls Club and where she was a member of the Park Avenue Congregational Church. After raising their children, Mabel and John moved to Rockport, Mass., where they had summered for years. After retirement they moved to the Compass Pointe community in West Melbourne, Fla. Mabel's final years were spent in Jupiter, Fla., where she could be close to her family. A private graveside service will be planned for a later date. Donation in Mabel's name may be made to Vitas Hospice,, or 4200 Northcorp Pky., Suite 140, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410.
Published on November 8, 2019


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Doris and Howard Hunter
Nov 09, 2019
We are sending our supporting thoughts of love during this time of loss to you John and family and along with this, our early memories of friendship in Fairhaven. Doris and Howard Hunter
Phyllis starr
Nov 08, 2019
Our family spent fun summers living next to Mabel and John in the 1980 by back beach. She loved to bake and share the goodies with our children. We send our love to John, David, Steven, Scott, Stacie and their families.
Phyllis and David Starr
Mary Niemi
Nov 08, 2019
Love and prayers to all of you at this difficult time. Keep your memories close, they will sustain you.
Dana Salo
Nov 08, 2019
I will always remember Mabel laughing at my jokes. Condolences to the entire Walkinshaw family. I am sorry for your loss