Family Login:

Florence M. Bigelow
  • In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to:
  • St. Margaret Mary Parish
    P.O. Box 386
    Westwood, MA 02090-0386

Share This Obituary
Send Flowers
  Designs by Lorraine<br/>65 Main Street<br/>Millis, MA<br/>508-376-5262


Memories & Candles

“Dear Curt and Deb,Although this condolence comes very late, you have my prayers for your mom. I happened to come across her obituary today in the...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Peter Clark - Port Orange, FL

“Rest in peace mom. You were so special to everyone you met. From giving directions to the van driver at the Clark House to keeping Fr. Linehan in...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Curt Bigelow - Orlando, FL

“Deb & Curt, I have only fond memories of your mother. She was such a loving, caring person. She will be missed by the entire Beaulieu family! ”
3 of 11 | Posted by: michele beaulieu - ellington, CT

“Debbie, Sorry to hear that your Mom has passed.You are in my thoughts and prayers. Sally DeFrancesco ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“To Frank Fontana III & RosemaryOur deepest sympathy in the loss of your Aunt Lovey. She was a delightful woman who was kind and gracious to all who...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Allegra Almeida - Plainville, MA

“Deb- So sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers ! The Rheault Family ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: Susan Rheault - Quincy, MA

“Sending my condolences to the family. May God give you strength and peace during this difficult time. Psalms 29:11 ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“May the hope found in God's word outweigh the grief you feel at this difficult time. - 1 Thessalonians 4: 13,14. My deepest...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“Curt and deb, sorry to hear about your moms passing, she and your dad where nice people, I remember all of you walking into St Margaret Marys for 5pm...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: John Gerlach - Bellingham, MA

“Dear Deb -Jackie and I are so sorry for your loss may your mom be at peace. Big hugs to you and yours love -Kathleen ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear family, please know that all of us at Clark House at Fox Hill Village are sadden to hear of your loss. Florence, as well as your Dad, Curtis,...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Linda Hyde - Westwood, MA


BIGELOW – Florence M. (Fontana), of Westwood, age 85, died at home May 20th, 2016 surrounded by her loving family. Florence was born in Quincy and was a 1948 graduate of Quincy High School and a 1950 graduate of the Chandler School for Women in Boston. Upon graduation, Florence worked 8 years for the Rudel Machinery Co. in the Statler Office Building in Boston. She also helped at her daughter's business – Rehabilitation Specialists. Inc. in Quincy. After raising her two children, she was secretary for 20 years at St. Margaret Mary Parish, Westwood. Beloved wife of the late Curtis B. Bigelow with whom she had a marriage made in heaven – Thanks be to God. Devoted mother of Curt of Orlando, FL and Deb Barnett of Braintree and her fiancé John Banuk of Weymouth. Loving "Nona" of Kyle and Brian Barnett. Sister of the late Frank Fontana. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews and their families. Relatives and friends are invited to attend visiting hours in the Holden, Dunn and Lawler Funeral Home, 55 High Rock St., Westwood on Thursday May 26th from 4-8pm. Funeral from the funeral home on Friday morning May 27th at 9am followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Margaret Mary Church, 845 High St., Westwood at 10am. Interment at New Westwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, a gift to St. Margaret Mary Parish would be appreciated.

Holden-Dunn-Lawler
www.hdlfuneralhome.net