M. Evelyn Digby

August 20, 1935 - November 30, 2011 

M. Evelyn Digby

August 20, 1935 - November 30, 2011 

Obituary for M. Evelyn Digby

Mrs. M. Evelyn (Mercer) Digby 76, beloved wife of the late Edward J. Digby, died Wednesday evening, November 30, 2011 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers.
Born in Beverly, she was the daughter of the late R. Raymond and M. Louise (Harrison) Mercer. Evelyn was raised and educated in Manchester.
Mrs. Digby was the co-proprietor of Digby Directory Answering Service in Manchester for twenty seven years until the time of her retirement.
A lifelong resident of Manchester by the Sea, she was an active member of the First Parish Congregational Church in Manchester where she served as a Deacon. She was a loving mother and grandmother who enjoyed traveling to spend time with all her grandchildren.
She is survived by a daughter, Amy Digby of Ipswich, two sons, Michael Digby and his wife, Ewa of California and David Digby of Manchester, seven grandchildren, Matt, Mark, Michal, Caroline, Josh, Kevin and Joe, a daughter-in-law, Brenda Digby of Florida. She was also the mother of the late Patrick Digby and sister of the late Richard and Thomas Mercer.
Her memorial service will be held at the First Parish Church, 10 Central St., Manchester, Monday, December 5, at 11 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. As requested there will be no visiting hours. Arrangements by the Campbell – Lee, Moody, Russell Funeral Home, 525 Cabot St., Beverly. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made in Martha’s memory to the Kaplan Family Hospice House, 75 Liberty St., Danvers, MA 01923 or in her late son Patrick’s name who died in 2007, to ALS, 315 Norwood Park South, Norwood, MA 02062.

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