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Obituary: Carol A. (Hessian) Britton, 74

Mar 04, 2017 05:04AM ● By Theresa Gilman

Carol A. (Hessian) Britton

MERRIMACK, NH- Carol A. (Hessian) Britton, 74, a former resident of Dracut, died peacefully at home on Wednesday, February 22, 2017. She was the beloved wife of Robert Britton with whom she shared 41 years of marriage until his passing in 2007.

Born in Lowell on January 4, 1943, she was a daughter of the late John and Mary (Whelan) Hessian. Carol spent her career working as a LPN, specializing in Geriatrics. 

In her spare time she enjoyed cooking, camping, and I.D. TV. But above all her most cherished time was spent with her family.

She is survived and will be deeply missed by her seven children, William MacKenzie and his wife Rebecca of Florida, Donna Kelleher and her companion Karen Gingras of Hopkinton, MA, Catherine Gray of Merrimack, NH, Shawn Britton and his companion Yvonne Michaud of Tyngsboro, Debra Bouthiette of Hopkinton, MA, Jenifer Fortunata and her husband Anthony of Dracut, Judi Gaudet and her husband Ronald of Merrimack, NH; and a daughter in law, Pamela Beckwith of Nashua, NH; as well as 16 grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her daughter, Johan MacKenzie.

ARRANGEMENTS: At Carol's request, calling hours have been omitted. Family and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Life on Saturday, March 4, 2017 from 12-4 p.m. at the Old Tyngsboro Town Hall, 10 Kendall Rd., Tyngsboro, MA 01879. To leave an online condolence, story, or message, please find us on Facebook under "Dracut Funeral Home.”
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