Constance Mann, 86, formerly of Hudson


Constance MannHudson – Constance Louise “Connie” (Wagner) Mann, 86, formerly of Hudson, passed away Monday, June 4, 2018, surrounded by her family. She was the daughter of the late Percy W. Wagner and the late Mary L. Wagner (Hames).

She was the beloved wife of the late Major (U.S. Army Retired) John Mann; devoted mother of Karen L. Doherty of Cranston, Rhode Island and Susan L. Poland and her husband Ronald J. Poland of Shirley; loving grandmother of five grandchildren, Christine M. Martin and her husband Nicholas J. Martin, Kerri L. Doherty, Brittany J. Doherty, Victoria L. Poland, and Jillian L. Poland; and proud great-grandmother of Avery Mae Martin.

Connie was born Aug. 8, 1931 in Cambridge. She was a dedicated nurse at Brookline Hospital and Marlborough Hills Nursing Home for many years. She retired from Braemore Nursing Home in Marlborough.

After her retirement, she selflessly cared for her aging mother for the remainder of her life as well as assisted in private home care for various ill and injured patients.

Connie was a proud survivor of a 10 year battle with Multiple Myeloma.

She was a faithful member of the Assembly of God Church in Marlborough, and always enjoyed preparing meals for the congregants and teaching the young children at nursery school.

Visiting hours will be held Saturday, June 9, from 9-10 a.m., at William R. Short and Son Funeral Home, 95 W. Main St., Marlborough, followed by a funeral service at 10 a.m. Burial will take place at Newton Cemetery of Newton.