Ms. Rawson was born and raised in Worcester. She attended Quinsigamond Community College, but was unable to pursue her dreams because of health problems. Time and energy were given happily to her children and granddaughter, whom she adored. Ms. Rawson especially enjoyed planning their birthday parties. She was a best friend to many, especially her mother.
Calling hours are Sunday, March 20th from 2:00 until 5:00 PM in O’CONNOR BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, 592 Park Avenue. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America, 386 Park Avenue South, 17th Floor, New York, NY 10016.