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Deborah A. (Rapa) Larkham, 56, of Westford, formerly of Salem, N.H., died at her home surrounded by her loving family on Monday, September 11, 2017.
She was married to Paul V. Larkham with whom she celebrated their 32nd wedding anniversary on June 22, 2017.
Born in Methuen, she was the daughter of Angelo and Gloria Rapa. She graduated from Salem High School in Salem, N.H., with the Class of 1979.
She was previously employed as a medical practice manager in Manchester, N.H.
She was a communicant of St. Catherine of Alexandria Church in Westford.
She enjoyed sewing, decorating, doing crafts, and motor-homing with the family and her dogs. She loved Christmas, where she could really show her decorating skills throughout her home.
Besides her husband and her parents, she is survived by her son, Timothy and his wife, Jill Larkham of Chelmsford; daughter, Victoria Larkham of Westford; sisters, Sharon and her husband, Warren Coonrod of Palm Coast, Fla., and Linda Norton of Salem, N.H.; sisters-in-law, Virginia and her husband, William Brown of Plattsburg, N.Y., Diane and her husband, Robert Doyle of Westford, Francesca and her husband, Richard Graves of Winchendon, Mass., and Christine and her husband, Thomas Mirabito of North Hampton, N.H.; brother-in-law, Peter and his wife, Suzanne Larkham of Manchester, N.H.; and many nieces and nephews.
She was the sister-in-law of the late Phillip Larkham of Lowell.
Visiting hours Thursday, 4 to 8 p.m. Funeral Friday at 8 a.m. from the Dolan Funeral Home, 106 Middlesex Street, Chelmsford, MA, with a funeral Mass at 9 a.m. at St. Catherine of Alexandria Church, Westford. Burial in the Pinegrove Cemetery, Westford.
Guestbook at www.dolanfuneralhome.com (978-251-4041).
Published on September 12, 2017
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