SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

October 2, 2012

Carmen Hatch, 96


Beverly — Mrs. Carmen (Drouin) Hatch, 96, beloved wife of the late Willard Hatch, died Saturday, September 29, at Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers.

Born in Haverhill, she was the daughter of the late Adelard and Albertine (Pelletier) Drouin. She was raised in Haverhill, Newburyport, and Swampscott and graduated from Swampscott High School.

A resident of the City of Beverly for the past 20 years, she was a loving sister, aunt and friend who will be missed by all who knew her.

She is survived by her sister, Georgette Pratt of Beverly and several nieces and nephews. She was also the sister of the late Cecile DuPont, Rene Drouin and Roche Drouin.

ARRANGEMENTS: A funeral Mass will be celebrated at the Church of St. Paul, 50 Union St., Hamilton, Thursday, Oct. 4, at 9 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Burial in the Hamilton Cemetery. As requested, there will be no visiting hours. Arrangements by the Campbell – Lee, Moody, Russell Funeral Home, 525 Cabot Street, Beverly. Expressions of sympathy may be made in Carmen’s memory to the Hospice of the North Shore, 75 Sylvan St., Danvers, MA 01923.