Barbara J. (LaPointe) Coppinger, 80, of Milford, where she has lived since 1965, died, following a brief illness, on Thursday, September 2nd, 2021.
Born in Fitchburg, MA, she was the daughter of the late Howard J. and Helen A. (Montonen) LaPointe.
Barbara was raised in Fayville, MA, a small section of Southboro, MA, and was a graduate of Peters High School in Southboro in 1959.
She had worked for over 40 years as a bookkeeper for St. Mary of the Assumption Parish in Milford.
Loving wife of 59 years to Richard L. Coppinger, she was the mother of Deborah A. Castellanos and her husband Francisco of Milford, Lisa M. DeLaney and her husband Paul of Milford, Donna J. Cullen and her late husband James Jr. of Sutton, and Susan D. Marlborough and her husband Mark of Bellingham. She was the sister of William LaPointe of Southbridge, and the late Patricia LaPointe. She is also survived by 8 grandchildren, Joshua, Jeffrey, Meaghan, Zachary, Adam, Christopher, Kaitlyn & Jessica, and 7 great-grandchildren, Lincoln, Lillee, Noah, Aliyah, Jasea, Killian & Jackson, several nieces and nephews.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, September 11th, 2021 at 11:00AM at St. Mary of the Assumption Church, Winter St., Milford. Burial will be private. There are no calling hours.
Donations can be made in Barbara’s memory to St. Mary of the Assumption Renovation Fund, 17 Winter Street, Milford, MA 01757.
Arrangements are under the care of the Consigli-Ruggerio Funeral Home, 46 Water St., Milford, MA.