• St Mary of Carmen Society

"Hello! I am a professor at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester. I am doing a research project about sacred boundaries and festivals and would like to include perspectives from individuals who have attended the Saint Mary of Carmen Society Festival. If you have attended the festival this year or in the past, please consider filling out my anonymous survey. It will take less than 10 minutes to fill out and your answers will be extremely helpful for my research project!

Here is a link to the survey: https://forms.gle/AgCbehuTpiFLRjQy6 Feel free to circulate it to anyone you know might be interested!


Natalie M. Susmann, PhD

Visiting Lecturer

Department of Classics, College of the Holy Cross"

  • St Mary of Carmen Society

Obituary here.

  • St Mary of Carmen Society

It’s with a heavy heart we say goodbye to lifetime Nonantum resident Filomena Annese Carpenter. We recently had the great honor of celebrating her 100th birthday together. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and all of your loved ones. She's with La Madonna now, always watching over us, Benedici.

Funeral Mass Friday, Feb. 26, at 10:30AM in Our Lady Help of Christians Church, 573 Washington St, Newton. Followed by burial in Calvary Cemetery, Waltham.