Jeannette M. ‘Ginger’ (Hickey) Fountaine, 81, Managed Arlington Trust

Jeanette_FountaineJeannette M. “Ginger” (Hickey) Fountaine, 81, of Groveland, wife of the late David H. Fountaine passed away Dec. 6 at Hannah Duston Healthcare, Haverhill, surrounded by her family.

Born in Newburyport, she was the daughter of the late Francis and Jeannette (Marchand) Hickey. Raised in the Acre section of Haverhill, she attended St. James Grammar School and was a graduate of St. James High School, class of 1952. Fountaine was a manager at the former Arlington Trust in Haverhill. She loved traveling with her husband and was a frequent visitor to the Caribbean, Europe and the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, Tenn. She enjoyed listening to country music. She was an animal lover especially dogs.

She is survived by her brother, Francis Daniel Hickey, F. Daniel Hickey Jr. and Kathleen A.Hickey-Roy all of Haverhill; Jean M. Benjamin and her husband Jason of Merrimac; cousin,Jack J. Pazzanese and his wife Jacqueline D. of Hampton, N.H.; godchildren, Gina M. Murthey and her husband Stephen of Tewksbury and Lisa A. Pazzanese of Salem, N.H.

Family and friends are invited to attend calling hours Thursday, Dec. 10 from 3 to 7 p.m., at the Kevin B. Comeau Funeral Home, 486 Main St., Haverhill. Funeral services begin Friday morning at 10, from the funeral home with a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 11 a.m., at St. James Church, Winter Street, Haverhill.