Holly Brown Hadfield

Published on Monday, 26 February 2018 22:55


Holly Brown Hadfield, 67, of Hull, Mass., formerly of East Berlin, died peacefully on the evening of Feb. 22, 2018, surrounded by the love, comfort and care of her family.

She was a daughter of the late Dorothy M. (Northrop) and Stanton P. Brown Sr.

Holly had a lifelong love of the arts and thoroughly enjoyed painting and sketching by the sea, although her most cherished times were those spent in the company of her loving family and friends.

She was the devoted mother of Kristina Hadfield and her partner, Brian Washburn, of Santa Cruz, Calif., Sarah Freel and her husband, Stephen, of Braintree, Mass., Katherine Asadoorian and her husband, John, of Methuen, Mass., and the late Amy Hadfield. Cherished grandmother of Danielle Monighetti and her husband, Kyle, Zachary Cord, Meghan Freel, Stephen Freel and Emma Asadoorian. Dear sister of Stanton Brown Jr. of Storrs, Nancy Brown of Amston Lake, Marcia Brown and her husband, Brian King, of Hull and the late Susan Brown. She is also survived by nieces, nephews, extended family and many good friends including her former husband, Robert.

Funeral Friday, March 2 at 11 a.m. at Hamel Funeral Care & Cremation Service of Massachusetts, 26 Adams St., Quincy Center. Visiting Hours Thursday, March 1, from 5 to 7 p.m. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations in Holly’s memory may be made to: Dogs in Harmony, P.O. Box 255, Winchester, TN 37398 or to Old Colony Hospice, 321 Manley St., West Bridgewater, MA 02379.

Posted in New Britain Herald, on Monday, 26 February 2018 22:55. Updated: Monday, 26 February 2018 22:58.