- August 10, 1937 - April 18, 2017
- Walpole, Massachusetts
of Faith's Passing
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OFGANT, Faith (Keohane) 79, a lifelong resident of Norwood, passed away peacefully at home on April 18, 2017, surrounded by her loving family. Beloved mother of Lynn and her husband David O'Brien of Norwood, David and his wife Andrea Ofgant of Natick, Jeff and his wife Gail Ofgant of Walpole and Kyle and his wife Isabell Ofgant of Walpole. Cherished grandmother, affectionately known as Omi to Michelle, Ryan, James, Caroline, Lauren, Kim and Jason. Loving great grandmother to Ben, Charlotte, Jordan and Sophie. She is also survived by her former husband Edwin, nieces, a nephew and friends.
Family was the foundation of Faith's life. Her greatest and most beloved role was that of a mother and grandmother. Faith was always present to cheer on and support her children and grandchildren at sporting events and school activities. She was a lifelong Bruins, Patriots and Red Sox fan and she thoroughly enjoyed cheering on her favorites in the pro tennis circuit. Even as family and friends mourn her loss, we are grateful for her lifelong examples of caring, devotion and selflessness. She will greatly be missed.
A funeral mass in celebration of Faith's life will be held at St. Timothy's Church, 650 Nichols Street, Norwood at 10:00 am on Tuesday April 25th. Inurnment at Highland Cemetery, Norwood. Following the services, there will be a Life Celebration in honor of Faith at the Old Colonial Café, 171 Nahatan Street Norwood from 12:30 to 4:30.