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Doreen (Peterson) Cobleigh

January 9, 1953 ~ March 12, 2018 (age 65)
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Cobleigh of Pepperell, March 12, 2018, formerly of Acton. Doreen (Peterson) Cobleigh died at her home after a long illness. She was born in Waltham, MA on January 9, 1953, daughter of the late Robert and Kathryn (MacDougall) Peterson.  Doreen spent her early life in Acton and was a graduate of Acton-Boxborough High School Class of 1971. She was a resident of Pepperell for the past 39 years, and had been employed at Rite Aid Pharmacy for the past 13 years.

She is survived by her husband of 42 years, William R. “Butch” Cobleigh of Pepperell, her son Scott Cobleigh and his girlfriend Kelsey Parker of Maynard, her daughter Brenda Cobleigh of Arlington, and her granddaughter Violet Parker Cobleigh.   She is also survived by her sisters Karen Morse of Acton, Mamie Peterson of Lunenburg, and brother Thomas Peterson of Thailand. Doreen is also survived by a large extended family.


Cobleigh of Pepperell, formerly of Acton,  March 12, 2018. Doreen (Peterson) Cobleigh. Relatives and friends will be received by the family Saturday March 17, from 1-4 PM at the McGaffigan Family Funeral Home 37 Main St. (Rte.113) Pepperell. In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701 or at  Please see

Donations may be made to:

American Cancer Society
30 Speen St, Framingham MA 01701
Tel: 1-508-270-4600

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