Carolyn Overmyer

Carolyn Overmyer, 58, of Mattapoisett passed away on Sunday June 30, 2013 at Sacred Heart Home. She was the wife of David Overmyer; they had been married for 31 years.

Born in Chicago, Illinois, the daughter of the late Paul E. and Mary Alice (Coen) Fair, she had lived in Mattapoisett since 1987.

She was a graduate of the University of Denver.

Carolyn was the owner of the consignment shop Seconds Count for 18 years.

She was very involved in the Mothers of Twins Club when her boys were younger and was a past president of the club. She loved being with her family and being involved in all of their activities. She also loved taking care of stray cats as many in the area found their way to her door over the years.

She is survived by her husband; three children, Peter Overmyer and his wife Lisa of Brooklyn, NY, Michael Overmyer and Maryanne Overmyer, both of Mattapoisett; her siblings, Paul E. Fair, Jr. and his wife Susan of Rochester, NY, Peter Fair of Cary, IL, Pamela Stevens and her husband John Palmer of Oceanside, CA, and Mary Beth Singleton and her husband Jim of Northbrook, IL.

Her Memorial Service will be held on Monday July 8, 2013 at 8 PM at the Saunders-Dwyer Mattapoisett Home for Funerals, 50 County Rd., Route 6, Mattapoisett. Her family will receive visitors from 4-8 PM prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Alzheimers Association, 480 Pleasant St., Watertown, MA 02472.For directions and guestbook, please visit

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