Jean L. (Fairbanks) Berggren

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“I have been so sad thinking of my friend, Jean and remembering all the good and crazy times we had together. She is the first of my friends to leave...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Jo McDermott - Franklin, MA

“Kim, Robin, Amy, Billy & Bobby, I am so very sorry for your loss. I will remember your Mom's kindness & hearty laugh. What a beautiful photo of...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Tracy Moore - Kennebunk, ME

“Robin and Amy, I am sorry to hear about your loss. Your mother seemed like a good person. Take care and God Bless. ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: qiana - MA - co-worker

“To Kim and all the Berggren family. I am so sorry for the loss of your Mother. Keep your loving memories alive and rest knowing that your Mother...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Kathy Kenney - Brockton, MA

“Julie, I am so sorrry for your loss and will be thinking of you and your family at this difficult time. ”
5 of 7 | Posted by: Rebecca Blake - Millis, MA

“Kim, Amy, Billy, and Bobby, Sorry for you loss. We have a lot of great memories growing up in Presidential Courts. Your mother was a wonderful...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Diane Allen and Jamie Michael Milton - MA

“Remembering your mom from many years ago....so sorry for your loss....your mom was a very nice person...even when times were tough.. ”
7 of 7 | Posted by: Betty Pietro - stoughton, MA


Jean L. (Fairbanks) Berggren, 79, died Saturday, January 19, at the Southeast Rehabilitation Center in Easton surrounded by her family. Born in Boston, she was raised educated in Dedham and was a graduate of Dedham High School, Class of 1950. She worked as a Secretary for Hills Department Store in Canton and for Chadwicks in West Bridgewater for several years, retiring about 14 years ago. In her free time, she enjoyed reading, shopping on QVC, traveling to New Hampshire and spending time with her family and her grandchildren.

She is survived by her children, Robert Sears of West Bridgewater, William Sears of Whitman, Kim Berggren of Randolph, Robin Murphy of Mansfield and Amy Simmons of Quincy. She was the mother of the late Lisa Herlihy. She is also survived by 6 grandchildren and 1 great grandson and her cat, Daisy.

Funeral Services will be held in the Farley Funeral Home, 358 Park St. (Rt.27) Stoughton on Tuesday, January 22, at 10:30 AM. Visiting Hours Monday, January 21, from 4-7 PM. Interment will take place at Dry Pond Cemetery, Stoughton. Donations in Jean's Memory may be made to the Massachusetts Humane Society, POBox 890127, East Weymouth, MA 02189.