Carole F. (Fogarty)
Wayne, 84, of Leslie Road, Ipswich, passed away July 22, 2019 at home.
Born in Lynn on March
11, 1935, she was the daughter of the late Richard T. and Ruth (Pette)
Fogarty. She was predeceased by her husband, Charles J. Wayne and her two
brothers: Norman Fogarty of Framingham and Kenneth Fogarty of Lynn.
Over the years,
Carole worked as a secretary at General Electric and was employed by the
town of Ipswich as a school bus driver. She liked to tell the story of the
students teaching her the words to ‘Jeremiah was a Bullfrog’ and the
subsequent sing-alongs back and forth to school. She also worked for two
medical practices, more recently Essex Pulmonary Associates. Upon her
retirement she began volunteering her time and good nature at Beverly
Hospital. She collected friends from every experience.
Carole was an avid
New England sports fan, evident in the naming of her beloved Yorkshire
Terrier, Brady. She loved to dine out, drink wine, socialize with her
close friends and most of all laugh and make others laugh (loud).
She is survived by
three sons, James R. Cocozella and wife, Pamela Henshaw of Amesbury,
Michael A. Cocozella and wife Kathleen (Roper) of Salem, John F. Cocozella
and wife Deborah Clark of New Ipswich, NH and daughter Jill (Cocozella)
Bellavance and her husband Kevin Bellavance of Medfield.
She is also survived
by the six grandchildren she adored,Christopher Cocozella of Fall River,
Matthew Cocozella of Salem, Ryan and Megan Bellavance both of Medfield,
Jackson and Joseph Cocozella both of New Ipswich, NH and her dear sister,
good friend, and partner-in-crime, Shirley Fogarty of Lynn.
Her funeral will be
held 8 am Monday, July 29 from the Whittier-Porter Funeral Home, 6
High Street, Ipswich, followed by the celebration of a Funeral Mass of
Christian Burial at 9 a.m. in Our Lady of Hope Church, 1 Pineswamp Road,
Ipswich. Family and friends are respectfully welcomed. Visiting hours will
be Sunday 4 to 7 p.m. Interment in the Cowles Memorial Cemetery, Ipswich.
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