Geraldine M.'s Story
Geraldine (Joubert) Ewing, 85, of Lowell, passed away on July 30th 2017 at Lowell General Hospital.
She was born in Lawrence, on July 26th 1932, daughter to the late John J. Joubert and the late Ida (Simard) Joubert. She married the late Donald J. Ewing in 1957. They lived together in Lawrence before relocating to Tewksbury.
Mrs. Ewing was known to most as "Gerry". She was Roman Catholic, a devoted mother who raised eight children, an enthusiastic storyteller, and she spent much of her free time completing word search puzzles. She greatly enjoyed driving around in her car, picking wild blueberries and flowers, and morning walks on the beach.
She is survived by her brother, Robert Joubert; seven children, Donald Ewing, LeeAnne Ewing, Diane (Ewing) Dufresne and husband, Russell Dufresne, Peter Ewing and wife, Tena (Richardson) Ewing, Michael Ewing, Barry Ewing, Daniel Ewing and wife, Susan (Lizotte) Ewing; nine grandchildren, Derek Dufresne and wife, Jessica (Mondello) Dufresne, Christina Ewing, Aryn (Dufresne) Crowe and husband Devin Crowe, Rachel Ewing, Jeffery Ewing, Barry Ewing Jr., Lindsey Ewing, James Ewing, Jessica Ewing, and four great-grandchildren, Patrick Dufresne, Faith Cunningham, Emily Dufresne, and Leo Crowe.
She was preceded in her death by her son, Paul Ewing, in 1984.
All services are private at Geraldine's request and under the direction of the Dracut Funeral Home, 2159 Lakeview Ave., Dracut. MA 01826. To leave an online condolence, story or message please visit www.dracutfuneralhome.com.
Published on  August 3, 2017