Shrewsbury – Mildred G. Coyne, 80, formerly of Westborough, died unexpectedly Tuesday, June 15, 2010 at home. She was the wife of the late James E. Coyne Jr.
She is survived by two daughters, Nancy Coyne and Mary Coyne, and five grandchildren, Caitlin, Robert, James, Darby and Nancy Cooper.
Born in Springfield, the daughter of the late Albert and Pearl (Mayou) Labossiere, she was educated in Springfield schools and earned an associate’s degree at Quinsigamond Community College.
Mrs. Coyne was a homemaker dedicated to her home and family. She was a communicant of St. Luke the Evangelist Church of Westborough, where she sang in the choir and was a member of the church's "Martha's and Mary's." She also sang with the Westborough Community Chorus, volunteered for the Westborough Food Pantry, was active with the Westborough and Shrewsbury Seniors and was a supporter of the Notre Dame Club of Worcester.
A funeral Mass was celebrated June 21 in St. Luke the Evangelist Church, with burial at St. Luke's Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Notre Dame Club of Worcester County James E. Coyne Scholarship Fund, c/o Ed Pescaro, 16 Karen Ave., Shrewsbury, MA 01545.