, Newburyport, MA

March 20, 2014

Margaret Hart, 80

Newburyport, MA — BYFIELD – Margaret L. (Rogers) Hart, 80, beloved wife of the late Arthur F. Hart and the late Carol Lamont Rogers, passed away peacefully, Sunday, March 16, at the Country Center for Health and Rehabilitation in Newburyport. Margaret was born and raised in Ipswich. She was the daughter of the late Elmer and Lucy (Doucette) Cook.

Margaret worked for over thirty years at Savage Seafood Company, doing what she loved, shucking clams. She enjoyed baking pies and spending time with her granddaughter.

She is survived by her daughter, Melody Pritchard and her husband, Robert, of Byfield; her granddaughter, Katelyn Beverly Pritchard of Byfield; and her brother, Robert Cook. She was predeceased by her brothers, Richard, John and Elmer Cook.

A celebration of Margaret's life will be held at a later date and burial will be held privately in the Spring. Memorial contributions may be made in Margaret's memory to the American Diabetes Association, 10 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701. Arrangements by the F.S. Roberts and Son Funeral Home of Rowley. Obituary information at