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Mary E. Barraclough (Carlson)

Mary E. Barraclough, née Carlson, age 89, of Doylestown, died Sunday, July 4, 2021 at Wesley Enhanced Living, Doylestown.

Born June 27, 1932 in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Lillian Osman Carlson, and the widow of the late Kenneth H. Barraclough, to whom she was married 42 years until his passing in 2004.

Mary was a homemaker who enjoyed spending her time raising her three sons. She also was dedicated to her church and spent time volunteering with various church ministries, including Child Evangelism. Later in life Mary enjoyed organizing and running a local library in her apartment building.

Mary is survived by her son, Mark Barraclough, and his wife, Maureen, by her son, Scott Barraclough, and his wife Gywn, and by her son, David Barraclough. She is also survived by 7 beloved grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.               

Funeral services will take place at 11:00 AM on Monday, July 12, 2021, Joseph A. Fluehr, III Funeral Home, 241 E. Butler Avenue (at Sandy Ridge Rd.), New Britain, PA 18901, with a calling hour from 9:00 AM until the time of service. Interment in Northwood Cemetery, Philadelphia, will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Mary’s honor to Bucks and Montgomery Child Evangelism Fellowship, PO Box 489, Dublin, PA 18917, https://www.bucksmontcef.com/supportandpray/ are greatly appreciated.

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  • Visitation

    Monday, July 12th, 2021
    9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    Joseph A. Fluehr III Funeral Home, New Britain
    241 East Butler Avenue
    New Britain, PA 18901

  • Funeral Service

    Monday, July 12th, 2021
    11:00 AM

    Joseph A. Fluehr III Funeral Home, New Britain
    241 East Butler Avenue
    New Britain, PA 18901

  • Interment Will Be Private

    Monday, July 12th, 2021

    Northwood Cemetery
    1501 Haines Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19126

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