TYNGSBORO — Janet (Manson) Sargent, 69, of Massapoag Road, Tyngsboro, passed away after a long illness on Monday, September 6, at her home, surrounded by her loving family.
Janet Sargent was born in Fitchburg on June 30, 1941, the daughter of the late Everett and Elsie (Kallio) Manson of Townsend, and the sister of the late John E. Manson of Townsend. Janet resided on Lake Massapoag for the past 35 years.
Mrs. Sargent is survived by her husband of 35 years, Brian J. Sargent of Tyngsboro, and her four adoring children: daughter Heidi Hynes and husband George of Ayer; daughter Gretchen Horgan and husband Frank of Falmouth, Maine; daughter Amy Regan and husband James of Dunstable; and son Adam Sargent and wife Gretchen of Portsmouth, N.H. She also leaves nine beautiful grandchildren.
An accomplished pianist, she accompanied the Dunstable church choir for over 25 years and entertained the elderly at Apple Valley and Laurel Place nursing facilities.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 11, at the Evangelical Congregational Church, 518 Main St., Dunstable, MA 01827.
Anderson Family Funeral Homes is assisting the family with arrangements. Please see http://www.andersonfuneral.com/for additional information.
Memorial contributions in memory of Janet Sargent may be made in honor of the extraordinary Nurses at the Lahey Clinic, 7 West Hospital Unit to: the Lahey Clinic Sophia Gordon Cancer Center c/o Philanthropy, 41 Mall Rd., Burlington, MA, 01805.