Obituary: Mary (Wood) Degon, 92

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AUBURN, Mass. - Mary (Wood) Degon, 92, died Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012.

She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Robert Degon; two sons, Timothy J. Walker, Sr. of Worcester and Herbert J. Degon of Auburn; a grandson, Timothy J. Walker Jr. of Grafton; three great grandsons, Max, Evan and Nolan Walker of Grafton; her sister Dorothy Gravison of Sutton and a brother George Wood of NC; and many nieces and nephews.  Mrs. Degon was predeased by a son, Thomas J. Walker and her brothers Raymond and Nelson Wood.

She was born in Whitinsville on May 4, 1920, a daughter of George and Marie (Jones) Wood. 

A 1937 graduate of Sutton High School, Mrs. Degon worked for the Whitin Machine Works,  then as a supervisor for the A&P Supermarkets before retiring in 1982.  She and her family were avid campers and belonged to the Worcester Chapter of the Good Samaritan Club.  She loved reading and enjoyed the Sutton Senior Center.

Mrs. Degon's funeral will be  Wednesday, Nov. 14, at 11 a.m., at  the Carr Funeral Home, 24 Hill St., Whitinsville.  Burial will follow in South Sutton Cemetery.  Calling hours will be from 9 to 11 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 14. 

Please omit flowers.  Memorial donations may be made to the Sutton Senior Center, 19 Hough Rd., Sutton, MA 01590.

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