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Alice (Cowburn) Bolivar

August 14, 1917 ~ January 10, 2013 (age 95)

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January 14, 2013

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Carr Funeral Home
24 Hill Street
Whitinsville, MA 01588

Private Services

Whitinsville ... Alice (Cowburn) Bolivar, 95, died at home, Thursday, January 10. Her husband, Edwin N. Bolivar, died in 1984. She is survived by a granddaughter, Lisa Davignon, and her husband, Bill, of Whitinsville; a grandson, Eric J. Bolivar, and his wife, Rose, of Milford; a great grandson, Kris; daughter-in-law, Karlene Bolivar, of Whitinsville; and sister-in-law, Ruby LeBlanc, of West Covina, CA. She was predeceased by a son, James E. Bolivar.

Mrs. Bolivar was born in Whitinsville, August 14, 1917, the daughter of Fred and Annie (Garnett) Cowburn, and was a lifelong resident. She graduated from Northbridge High School in 1935, once worked at the former Whitin Machine Works, and was a communicant of Trinity Episcopal Church in Whitinsville.

Mrs. Bolivar's funeral and burial in Pine Grove Cemetery will be private. Calling Hours will be 6-8 PM, Monday, January 14, in the Carr Funeral Home, 24 Hill Street, Whitinsville. Memorial donations may be made to the Alice C. Bolivar Memorial Fund, c/o Unibank, 49 Church Street, Whitinsville, MA, 01588. To leave a condolence message, visit  

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