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Kathleen F. (Taillon) McLacken

December 25, 1955 ~ February 22, 2023 (age 67) 67 Years Old

Kathleen McLacken Obituary

Kathleen Frances McLacken, 67, formerly of Cumberland RI, passed away on Wednesday February 22, 2023.

She is survived by her daughter and son in law, Kerrin and Wayne Cornell; three grandsons Ethan, Noah and Holden Cornell of North Smithfield, RI; and her companion of 20 years Thomas Wood of Attleboro, MA. She was the sister of William Taillon of Wilton Manors, Florida and Mary Gagnon of South Carolina.

Kathleen worked many years at DeWitt Animal Hospital in Plainville, MA. She had a passion for animals and animal rescue. She especially loved Golden Retrievers, foremost her late beloved service dog Rhapsody. She was a loving mother and grandmother. She enjoyed spending her time with her grandchildren, family and friends. She will be greatly missed by her loved ones.

A prayer service will be held Sunday, February 26, 2023 at 3:00 p.m. in Bellows Funeral Chapel, 160 River Road, Lincoln. Relatives and friends are invited, and may call prior to the service from 12:00 - 3:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory to Yankee Golden Retriever Rescue, 110 Chapin Road, Hudson, MA 01749 would be appreciated. For directions and guest book, please visit

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February 26, 2023

12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Bellows Funeral Chapel
160 River Road
Lincoln, RI 02865

Funeral Service
February 26, 2023

3:00 PM
Bellows Funeral Chapel
160 River Road
Lincoln, RI 02865


Yankee Golden Retriever Rescue, Inc.
110 Chapin Road, Hudson MA 01749
Tel: 1-978-568-9700


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