Frances A. (Leeming) Cairns, 94, of Mattapoisett died February 8, 2021 at Sippican Healthcare Center.
She was the wife of the late Lawrence P. Cairns.
Born in New Bedford, daughter of the late Robert and Louise (Hindley) Leeming, she lived in New Bedford before moving to Mattapoisett in 1983.
She was formerly employed at Quaker Oats in New Bedford and later was an office manager for ILGWU Local 361 in New Bedford until her retirement.
She was a graduate of Holy Family High School, class of 1946. She was a member of the Mattapoisett Women’s Club.
Survivors include her nephews, Robert Leeming, Gregory Lemming and Michael Florio; lifelong friend, Eugenia Florio; and several grand-nieces and nephews.
She was the sister of the late Winifred Leeming, Albert Leeming and Robert Leeming and aunt of the late Paul Leeming.
Due to Covid-19, her Funeral Mass and burial will be private.
Arrangements are with the Saunders-Dwyer Mattapoisett Home for Funerals, 50 County Rd., Mattapoisett. In lieu of flowers,donations in her memory may be made to St. Vincent de Paul Society, c/o St. Anthony’s Church, P.O. Box 501 Mattapoisett, MA 02739. For online condolence book, please visit www.saundersdwyer.com