Mary Elizabeth Larkin

Born December 30, 1949

Mary Elizabeth Larkin, 68, of Harwich, passed away on Thursday, February 8, 2018. She was the daughter of the late Dan and Mary Larkin. Mary was raised in Milton and summered with her family in Harwich. She graduated from Milton High School and attended Katherine Gibbs School in Boston and Digital University as well as Harvard University in School of Industrial Marketing Management.

She was married and divorced from Dan Locke, and had a daughter, Rebecca Anne Locke and two grandchildren, Yvelisse Rosado and Aubrielle Rose. She enjoyed having special time with her grandchildren. Mary was proud to be a part of the Larkin family; Larkins had been on the Cape since 1862 and Mary was a fifth generation Larkin.

Mary was a sales account executive with twenty years experience providing customer solutions in telecommunications and information technology. She worked for Digital Equipment Corporation, CTC Communications and Lucent Technology.

Mary moved to Cape Cod, living in Harwich and worked as a realtor and nursery manager with Gardens By The Sea. Mary enjoyed a long partnership with Rocky(George Rockwood Clark) to whom she was engaged. Mary was on the board of Family Pantry (founded by her father) and active with the Council on Aging.

Mary listened and communicated well even with Generals, who were her clients. She was witty and maintained a wonderful sense of humor and brought people out, "have Mary call me, Rocky."

In addition to her daughter and grandchildren, Mary is survived by her partner, Rocky; her brother, Dan and his wife, Kate; her sister, Gail McHugh and her daughter, Cara.

A memorial service will be held in the spring.

The family would like to thank the caring and attention of VNA Hospice; Debra Arzonico, Margo Beaudry, Suzanne Turo and Karen Mason. Donations in Mary Larkin's name may be sent to VNA Hospice of Cape Cod, 434 Route 134, South Dennis, MA 02660.

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Mary Elizabeth Larkin

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February 22, 2018

We offer our sympathy to Rocky and all the relatives at the loss of Mary. She graced our lives at many different periods and was always so thoughtful,sweet and supportive. Her offers of help were so appreciated and her Aunt Gail and Uncle Bob more than appreciated her cheerful presence.
Carol & Bob Larkin, San Diego,CA

February 19, 2018

I worked with Mary for a few wonderful years at Waystack Realty.
She was a caring, warm and wonderful person.
Rest in peace, Mary.
Allana OShea

Miriam Reis

February 19, 2018

Sorry for your loss, worked with Mary on the handicap gardens. Always worked voluntering shurly will be missed

Nancy Moran

February 15, 2018

To Rocky...we are so sorry to learn of Mary's passing. You are in our prayers.

February 15, 2018

We will miss my baby sister forever.
Dan and kate Larkin
Salida, Colorado

Susan & Peter Hollis

February 14, 2018

Mary was such a happy spirit and wa so helpful to me when my brother need help. Our deepest sympathy to Rocky, Gail and Dan.
Susan(Paradise) and Peter Hollis

Maureen Larkin

February 12, 2018

Rest in peace, Aunt Mary, with many fond, loving memories

Alice Bonatt

February 12, 2018

My deepest sympathy at the loss of Mary. My prayers will be with you at this time. May she rest in peace.

Jo-Ann (Sullivan) Zibrat

February 11, 2018

Ahh the memories I have of Mary, and for that matter the "Larkin" family remember when Mary worked at the "Picnic Basket" in Harwich I was young and always thought that was a "cool" job and I envied Mary's long beautiful hair We were next door neighbors on Long Road like I stated "wonderful memories" Rest now Mary, I am certain "Mom & Dad" are with you now,

The Staff of Doane Beal & Ames Funeral Home

February 9, 2018

We wish to extend our deepest sympathies at this difficult time.