Richardson-Gaffey Funeral Home

382 First Parish Road, Scituate, MA


Grace Barlow

January 7, 1925July 29, 2019

Grace (Calvert) Barlow (94) passed away Monday before dawn at Sunrise of Cohasset.

Grace was born and raised in Lawrence, MA with her sister Frances and brother Matthew in 1925 to Hartley and Elizabeth Calvert. Grace was a graduate of St. Patrick's High School in 1943 and went on to McIntosh Secretarial School. She met her husband Raymond Barlow and married in 1944 moving to Windham, NH. They lived in Windham for most of their married life and owned the Windham Country Store for many years. In later life they moved to Scituate, MA and Vero Beach Florida.

They had two daughters Nancy Guilfoyle and husband Daniel of Mirror Lake, NH and Kathleen Asmar and husband Robert of Scituate, MA. She was the loving grandmother to, Daniel Guilfoyle and wife Rosie, Khristine Thompson and husband Scott, Jeffrey Asmar and Christopher Asmar. She has three great grand children Patrick Guilfoyle, Dayna Thompson and Jack Thompson. As well as many nieces and nephews.

Grace was lovingly cared for by family, the staff at Sunrise of Cohasset and Hospice of the South Shore.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday August 2nd, 2019 at 10 AM at St. Mary of the Nativity Church 1 Kent Street, Scituate MA. All other services will be private. In lieu of flowers please make donations to Hospice of the South Shore 30 Reservoir Park Drive Rockland, MA 02370. Words of comfort can be left at www.richardsongaffeyfuneralhome.com


  • Funeral Mass Friday, August 2, 2019


Grace Barlow

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Patty Caton

August 11, 2019

We send our love to you all. Gracie was the last of the Vero Beach original owners--we will miss her yearly visits with us. She will always be in our prayers.
Carol Rivard
Patty Caton

Bill & Kim Hubbard

July 30, 2019

Kathy, Nancy & family. We want to express our sincerest condolences on Grace's passing. She lived a full and robust life, and is surely resting in the arms of our Lord and has been reunited with Ray. Know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.