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In Memory of

Nora P. Atton

February 6, 1930 - November 26, 2016

Obituary


Nora "Pat" Atton, age 86, of Acushnet, passed away on Saturday, November 26, 2016 at the Lifecare Center of Raynham. She was the wife of the late Arthur Atton.

Born in Boston, the daughter of the late Martin and Nora Maud (Earley) Murphy, she had resided in Taunton during the 1970's,then lived in Fort Walton for 21 years before moving to Acushnet.

She was a graduate of Somerville High School.

Pat enjoyed playing Bingo, trips to the casino, crocheting and shopping. Most of all, she loved spending time with her grandchildren and...

Nora "Pat" Atton, age 86, of Acushnet, passed away on Saturday, November 26, 2016 at the Lifecare Center of Raynham. She was the wife of the late Arthur Atton.

Born in Boston, the daughter of the late Martin and Nora Maud (Earley) Murphy, she had resided in Taunton during the 1970's,then lived in Fort Walton for 21 years before moving to Acushnet.

She was a graduate of Somerville High School.

Pat enjoyed playing Bingo, trips to the casino, crocheting and shopping. Most of all, she loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Her family includes a daughter, Debra Franzen of E. Taunton; a son, Michael Atton and his wife Maureen of Brockton; two grandsons, Charles Emerson and Christopher Michael Atton Frost; three great-grandchildren, Tyler James Emerson, Samantha Reaume and Heidi Alfaro; and many nieces and nephews. She was the grandmother of the late Kristie Emerson and sister of the late Anna Montello, Vincent Murphy, Mary Strickland, Helen Fay, Rita Remmer and Martin Murphy, Jr.

Her Funeral Mass will be held on Friday, December 2, 2016 at 10 am in St. Francis Xavier Parish, 125 Main St., Acushnet. Burial is private.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Pat's memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701 or www.cancer.org to donate online.

For online tributes please visit: www.rock-funeralhome.com