Helen Marcia (Watt) Aldrich, 75, of Rochester passed away Wednesday November 6, with her family at her side at the New Bedford Health Care Center. She is the wife of the late Arthur G. Aldrich.
Born in Bourne, MA the daughter of the late William A. and Helen Mary (Porter) Watt, she attended Bourne Public Schools, North Eastern University and Bryant College. Marcia received a Bachelor’s degree in English and Business Administration. She loved her children and grandchildren. She also enjoyed reading, gardening, cooking and knitting.
Marcia is survived by her children; Elizabeth A. Aldrich of Bourne, Jeremy A. Aldrich of North Dartmouth, Sarah J. Dury and her husband Shawn of New Bedford and her step daughter Linda C. Dugas and her husband William of New Bedford. She was the sister of John A. Watt of Texas and William A. Watt of Buzzards Bay. She is also survived by her grandchildren James P. Dugas, Ryan J. Aldrich, Katie Dury and Emma Dury and her great granddaughters Jamie and Rena Dugas. She is the sister of the late Edward Watt.
Funeral service and burial in Massachusetts National Cemetery will be private. Memorial gifts may be made to: It’s all about the Animals 103 Marion Rd. Rochester, MA 02770