Mary Greene Havener

  • Born: August 24, 1951
  • Died: August 6, 2019
  • Location: Maynard, Massachusetts

Fowler-Kennedy Funeral Home

42 Concord Street
Maynard, MA 01754

Tel. (978) 897-7343

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Mary Greene Havener, 67, of Maynard, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at Emerson Hospital. She was the beloved wife of the late Charles D. Havener.

Mary was born in Boston on August 24, 1951. She was the daughter of the late William H. and Mildred E. (Logan) Greene. Raised and educated in Boston, Mary graduated from Cardinal Cushing High School. Upon graduation, Mary went on to attend Northeastern University earning a Bachelor's Degree in Communications. She then obtained a Master's Degree in Library Science in 1980, from Simmons College. Charles and Mary married on June 5, 1982, and have been Maynard residents ever since. Mary worked as a librarian for many years at Joslin Clinic and MIT Lincoln Laboratory.

Mary enjoyed hiking and spending time in nature. She looked forward to yearly trips to Maine with her husband. She also had a real love for animals.

Mary is survived by her Aunt Sister Patricia Logan in the order of the Sisters of St. Joseph, her brother-in-law Robert W. and wife Rita A. Havener of Lynnfield, MA.

Mary's graveside service will be celebrated on Thursday, August 15, 2018 at 11:00 am in Glenwood Cemetery, Parker Street, Maynard.

Gifts in her memory may be made to Bethany Health Care Center in honor of Sister Patricia Logan. Donations may be made at www.bethanyhealthcare.org. Checks should be mailed to Bethany Health Care Center/Advancement Department/ 97 Bethany Road/Framingham, MA 01702. Please include the honoree's name on the memo line.


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Mary has been our neighbor in Maynard since she and Charlie moved in across the street 37 years ago. Mary has always been a lovely, quiet, gentle soul who seemed to be at peace with the world and who always had a cheery greeting and bright smile for everyone she met. She will be missed and not forgotten.

Eliot and Pam Madow

Posted by Eliot Madow - Maynard, MA - Neighbor   August 14, 2019


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