The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, March 31, 2000


Louisa Emmons weds Michael Reeves

Louisa Emmons, daughter of Susan and Don Emmons of Baldwin Road, was married to Michael Reeves, son of Joan and George Reeves of Seattle, Washington, on October 16. The wedding took place at the First Religious Society in Carlisle with the Reverend Eugene Widrick officiating.

Louisa was attended by her sisters, Molly Emmons Sorrows of Carlisle and Sara Emmons Lamb of Davidson, North Carolina. Flower girls were Louisa's nieces, Elisabeth and Katherine Sorrows. The best man was Chuck Thomas and the groomsman was Mark Barga, both of the Seattle, Washington area.

Louisa is a 1982 graduate of Concord-Carlisle High School and a graduate of Haverford College and University of New York at Stony Brook. Mike is a graduate of Whitman College and the University of Washington.

Both Louisa and Mike are physicists doing atmospheric research. They reside in Golden, Colorado.


Mary Ann McCarter

Mary Ann McCarter, 66, longtime resident of Craigie Circle, and more recently of Cranberry Lane, Concord, died unexpectedly at her home on Sunday, March 26. Born in Hammond, Indiana, July 25, 1933, she was the daughter of the late Maurice B. and Susan (DeVrow) Dalton.

Mrs. McCarter grew up in Hammond and, following her graduation from Hammond High School, attended Indiana State University. After teaching school for a year, she started her long association with the travel industry. She formerly worked for Pan American Airways in several area travel agencies, notably Patriot Travel in Lexington. Most recently, she took a part-time position with G.E. Capital and marketed the firm's insurance products.

An accomplished bridge player, Mrs. McCarter was active in a number of Carlisle social activities and especially enjoyed her monthly book club meetings.

She leaves her husband of 36 years, Lowell H. McCarter; her sons Michael L. McCarter of Windham, New Hampshire and Martin D. McCarter of New York City and her brother, Timothy Dalton of Des Plains, Illinois. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews.

Friends are invited to attend services from the MacRae-Tunnicliffe Funeral Home, Thoreau and Belknap Streets in Concord on Friday at 8:15 a.m. A funeral Mass will be celebrated in Our Lady Help of Christians Church at 9:15 a.m. by Rev. Austin Fleming, Pastor. Private interment will be in Green Cemetery. For those who wish, gifts in her memory may be sent to Our Lady Help of Christians Church, c/o the Rectory, 1404 Main Street, Concord, MA 01742.

· Fifth-grade student Catherine O'Kelly, shown here practicing her classical guitar, was commended by Superintendent Davida Fox-Melanson for achieving in the top one percent on the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) tests.

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