Nancy E. (Fougere) Cahill
Nancy E. (Fougere) Cahill, 73, longtime resident of Crow Lane,
Newburyport, died Thursday, June 13, 2019 in her home following her long
illness. She was the wife of the late Richard J. Cahill.
Born in Malden on December 28, 1945 she was one of three children of the
late Francis and Helen (Thornton) Fougere. Nancy was raised in Essex and
was a graduate of Gloucester High School. As a young woman she was
employed for several years as a flight attendant for American
Airlines. Married in 1970, the Cahills soon made their home and raised
their family on Crow Lane. With a young family she worked for several
years for the Newburyport School System and more recently she worked as a
waitress in several area restaurants until her retirement.
Nancy was an avid bird watcher and enjoyed many arts and crafts. She was
an active member of the Newburyport Elks B.P.O.E.
She is survived by two daughters, Tammie S. Perry and
Tara Cahill, a grandson, Joshua M. Perry, and a brother, Paul Fougere,
all of Newburyport, and several nephews and nieces. She was the sister of
the late Thomas Fougere formerly of Essex.
Private funeral arrangements by the Whittier-Porter Funeral Home of
Ipswich. In lieu of flowers, please consider a contribution to a local
Hospice or Animal Shelter in Nancy's memory.
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