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Carole Ann Scovel

January 17, 1947 — December 26, 2022

Carole Ann Scovel

On Monday, December 26th 2022, Carole Ann M. Scovel of Wakefield, passed away peacefully at Tufts Hospital in Boston.

Carole Ann was born January 17th, 1947 at the Gardiner Hospital in Gardiner, Maine. As a child she moved around to other states such as California before moving back to Maine and then eventually settling in Massachusetts where she lived in Melrose and finally Wakefield.

As a child she was great in sports. She enjoyed reading and always did great in school. History was a favorite subject of hers. She loved animals throughout her entire life. She supported many animal shelters and causes such as PAWS. She loved the beach as well as going back to Maine on summer vacation trips to see the areas she grew up in. She always looked forward to her Friday morning breakfast time with her son Jason at the Omelette Headquarters and afternoon phone conversations with Sean. She traveled to many places around the world with her husband Richard, to England, Hawaii, Palau, to the famous World War II pacific battle island of Peleliu and Alaska.

Carole was the loving wife to Richard Scovel of Wakefield, mother of two to Sean and Jason Murray both of Wakefield and grandmother of three to Erin Murray of Bradford, MA, Emily LeMay of Londonderry, NH and Joshua Murray of Londonderry, NH. Sister to Glen Cobb, Sister-in-law to Renee Cobb (predeceased) of Wakefield and sister to Robert Cobb (predeceased) of Wakefield. She also was the best aunt to many nieces and nephews as well as being a great-aunt.

Visitation for relatives and friends will be held at the McDonald Funeral Home, 19 Yale Ave., Wakefield on Friday, Dec 30th from 4-7pm. A Graveside Service will be held at Forest Glade Cemetery, 470 Lowell St., Wakefield on Saturday, Dec 31 at 10am.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in Carole Ann Scovel’s name to PAWS, 411 Lowell Street, Wakefield, MA 01880 (

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Past Services


Friday, December 30, 2022

4:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

McDonald Funeral Home (MA)

19 Yale Ave, Wakefield, MA 01880

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Graveside Service

Saturday, December 31, 2022

Starts at 10:00 am (Eastern time)

Forest Glade Cemetery, Wakefield


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