Agnes (Kadish) Ethier

Stoughton, Mass. — Agnes (Kadish) Ethier, 99, a longtime resident of Stoughton, and Grafton, N.H., died on Friday, Nov. 30, 2012, at Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton, Mass., surrounded by her family. She was the wife of the late Alfred F. Ethier. Born and educated in Brockton, she was a graduate of Brockton High School. She resided in Stoughton since 1978. She summered in Grafton in a log cabin that she and her husband had built. Mrs. Ethier was a Quality Control Inspector at Garland Corporation in Brockton before retiring in 1978. For many years Agnes designed and created period clothing for a doll museum in Whitman, Mass. She was a volunteer with the senior citizens in Grafton for more than 20 years, working with Meals on Wheels. She was a member of the National Retired Seniors Volunteer Person Association in New Hampshire. She traveled extensively all over the world.

Mrs. Ethier is survived by her children, Wilfred J. Ethier and his wife, Charlotte of Philadelphia, Pa., Francis A. Ethier and his wife, Marcia of N. Reading, Mass., and Jeanne Ethier of Stoughton; as well as her grandchildren, Christine and John Ethier both of Philadelphia, Justin Ethier and his wife, Wendy of Catonsville, Md., and Jason Ethier and his wife, Zhou of Acton, Mass. She was the loving great-grandmother of Isabella Ethier of Catonsville. She was the daughter of the late John and Petronella Kadish. She was the sister of the late Anne Foster, Josephine Works, Alice Cedergren, Lillian Malbon and Victoria Kadish and is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Funeral Service will be held from the Farley Funeral Home, 358 Park St. (Rt.27) Stoughton, Mass. on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012, at 11 a.m. Interment will take place at Melrose Cemetery, Brockton. In lieu of flowers, please remember and express your love to your mother. Directions and obituary at